Allen Lane took great care and time over this piece of recruitment and their expertise meant that they could identify candidates that would really fit into the Innisfree family. Allen Lane went above and beyond our expectations throughout the process. I would unreservedly recommend Allen Lane and look forward to working with them in the future.
Innisfree Housing Association
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
I am delighted to give Allen Lane a testimonial. We have had a number of vacant positions in the past, mainly for qualified Finance Manager positions. Allen Lane's team is helpful and friendly when helping us with recruitment. I definitely recommend them.
Medical Research Council
Allen Lane were able - very quickly and effectively - to really appreciate our business needs in our finance transformation project. Working as a collaborative partner they were then able to present a diverse selection of high calibre, top quality candidates to meet those needs.
We were very pleased with the manner in which Allen Lane handled the recruitment of our new Finance Director. They showed a quick grasp of the key features of our organisation, and the distinctly unusual aspects involved. The end result was an excellent candidate, who has settled into the role in the most exemplary way. The professionalism shown by the Allen Lane team gave us a smooth passage.
The Thalidomide Trust
I have found Allen Lane to be an excellent business partner. I have been particularly impressed by their speed of response and knowledge of the market. It is also refreshing to deal with the same team over a long period of time so that a good relationship can be developed.
Deputy Finance Director
Notting Hill Housing Association
Steve McKenzie has found me a Head of Finance to cover maternity leave and a Head of People Management to cover a vacancy. These have both been extremely successful appointments
Divisional Director Resources
London Borough of Lambeth
We have used Allen Lane to help fill a number of permanent and temporary roles. Adrian and his team understand the type of person we are looking for and provide a range of candidates with a variety of experience who fit the brief. We have been very pleased with people we have recruited through Allen Lane and I would happily recommend them to others.
Director Financial Control & Analysis
University College London
I found David to be very supportive, friendly and easy to talk to. He gave me the confidence and support to ensure that I was successful in being appointed by the DfE. I have already recommended Allen Lane to a number of friends and colleagues.
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.