Adrian Watts has provided me with excellent support throughout the last few years of my career. He has an exceptional knowledge of NHS finance and is keen to make sure that any employment opportunities are suited to my skills, experience and ambitions. His support doesn't begin and end with the recruitment process, but is ongoing, maintaining a keen interest in how my career is progressing, regularly providing advice, and listening and responding to any issues I may have.
Finance & Contracting Lead
It's been an absolute pleasure working with Allen Lane, who've now placed me on two occasions. I've found Adrian to be very professional and personable, providing frequent updates and making what can be an anxious process, run very smoothly. Thank you!
Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust
I just wanted to drop you a quick email to acknowledge the excellent work of Pete Marshall. I have had some rather poor experiences of recruitment consultants in the past, however, Pete has been exceptional from start to finish with my appointment to the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
Head of Human Resources
Royal College of Paediatrics
Whether a client or candidate you can be sure that your relationship with Allen Lane will be individual, rewarding and importantly long lasting. I've known James in particular going on for 8 years, as a client he's helped me to recruit high calibre finance teams and as a candidate he's placed me in a number of challenging and CV enhancing roles. My individual circumstances and requirements are always understood and my expectations met through high quality service.
Senior Interim Manager
Ministry of Justice
The service we receive from Steve is top class. He is very committed and once Steve knows that we are looking to recruit he pulls out all the stops
Head of Financial Planning & Investments
After the departure of our long serving Head of Finance, Allen Lane listened to our needs and provided us with a number of strong candidates, mainly from the private sector. They provided advice, flexibility and an excellent service and we appointed from the first round of interviews.
Chair, G20 Group of Housing Associations
Allen Lane's approach to this recruitment was professional and highly successful. Adrian quickly understood the role that I was looking to recruit to and was able to supply me with a shortlist of high quality candidates where more than one candidate was appointable. I would recommend Allen Lane to other organisations looking to recruit finance professionals.
Chief Operating Officer
Allen Lane provides a high quality and friendly service in helping us fill our staffing needs on both a temporary and permanent basis. They take time to find out is required in a candidate and ensure that, as well as having excellent technical skills that they will fit in the culture of the finance team and the organization
Head of Financial Management
We appointed Allen Lane to help us secure a Finance Director, a new appointment in our growing organisation. Maurice met with us, listened to our needs and challenged in areas we had not fully reconciled. His knowledge of the sector and research into suitable candidates led to an excellent shortlist. He supported us every step of the way. We have been able to appoint someone that met our criterion and who is fitting in really well to our organisation.
Commercial and Operations Director
It is always reassuring to find a recruitment company you can work with which is totally reliable and genuinely makes the effort to find the right candidate for the client as opposed to the right commission figure to help meet their end of month targets