Professional Services

psd’s specialist expertise across a huge range of sectors enables a faster, more agile approach to recruiting senior lawyers, accountants and management consultants across the professional services landscape.

The impact of technology and the rise of consultancy are reshaping the market in professional services – creating a wealth of new opportunities for value and growth.

psd‘s Professional Services recruitment consultancy operates a uniquely flexible model that is able to meet the demands of sophisticated, ambitious, globally focused organisations with impressive speed and effectiveness. Our international teams in the UK and Germany are expert professional services recruiters in executive management consultancy and corporate strategy roles at world-leading companies.

We place particular focus on diversity and ethics. psd understands the accuracy and sensitivity required in each and every appointment; we bring together our unparalleled network and best-in-class search to identify the most appropriate candidates.

psd‘s lateral perspective – together with decades of experience – mean both clients and candidates benefit from a wealth of specialist insight and a high level of reassurance in professional services recruitment.

Recruitment in Professional Services

psd operates as a trusted recruitment partner to many of the world’s leading consulting businesses and has been recruiting across the full spectrum of professional services – management consulting, advisory, accountancy, legal, tax and assurance – for more than 25 years. We also have a dedicated corporate strategy team who understand the attraction factors for candidates wishing to leave professional services and work in large corporate businesses.

Typical assignments are at senior management and executive levels in the UK, Europe, Middle East and Asia. Our expert consultants focus on industries including Financial Services, Technology, Retail/FMCG, Telecommunications, Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals and Energy, Oil & Gas.

Additionally, we offer specialist expertise in Cyber Security, Digital Transformation, Data & Analytics, Performance Improvement, Change & Transformation, Mergers & Acquisitions, Risk Advisory, Compliance, Tax and Procurement.

  • Chief Executive
  • COO
  • Managing Partner
  • Partner
  • Managing Director
  • Sales Executive
  • Marketing Director
  • Head of Strategy
  • Head of Change Management
  • Audit Manager
  • Chief Risk Officer
  • Head of Compliance
  • Tax Manager
  • Project Manager
  • European Head of Advisory & FS Leader – Big Four
  • Managing Director – Global consultancy
  • Data & Analytics Partner – Big Four
  • Head of IT Security – UK consultancy
  • Head of Digital Advisory EMEA – Global IT services business
  • Vice President of Sales – Online payments company
  • Core Banking Advisory Partner – Big Four
  • Head of Robotic Process Automation – Global FS consultancy
  • Data & Analytics Managing Principal – Global FS consultancy
  • Digital Lead Partner – Global consultancy

Our clients say

The process of identifying somebody that we hadn’t come across before, preparing them for interview, the interview and the process up to employment all ran very smoothly, and although it’s early days, I am convinced that in this instance psd has uncovered quite an exceptional individual for us, who fits our organisation very well.

Project Director, GVA

psd perfectly understood the type of positions and companies I was looking for, every offer sent was perfectly targeted which eventually enabled me to find a job that reunited all the criteria of what I consider a “perfect job”. psd gave me valuable advice at every step of the process. On my first day I received an email to wish me good luck, this really differs from other consultant companies I talked to. I had already found my previous job through psd and will definitely recommend it to anyone I know who is looking for a new position.

Investment Associate, Omnam Group

We have found the services received from psd to have gone above our expectations. We are a demanding client and psd has identified two strong candidates for our Commercial Director and most recently a Buyer.

COO, Henley Homes

I was impressed with the way psd handled this search. They struck a good balance between being attentive but not too pushy, and were always measured in the advice they gave.

CEO, Addington Capital

psd clearly understood the brief; kept open channels of communication with the recruiting manager and myself and liaised between the candidate and ourselves to make the deal happen. Responded well to changing goal posts and influences during the search and kept up the momentum.

Head of HR, Durkan Group

As always psd understood the brief, quickly actioned a search and as usual came up with superb candidates. It was a pleasure to work with psd on this appointment.

Managing Director, Storey Homes

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