We have a rare if not unique insight into the world of recruitment; between us we have over 35 years of experience, Duncan in Executive Recruitment and Claire as an MD, CFO and Transformation Director, identifying , recruiting, managing, and developing talent in Finance and Transformation as well as more recently developing our expertise in the Property sector.
Our careers have given us insight from both sides of the recruitment table. From our experiences, providing a search service underpinned by integrity and honest and open communication is key to empowering candidates and enabling clients to appoint the right people.
Working with our clients to understand their requirements and business culture is an essential part of the process enabling us to ensure we act as an extension of our client’s brands. We make certain we have a full understanding of the company, the division and function we are working with from the strategic, operational, financial, cultural and brand values perspective . Claire’s experience as a Business leader is invaluable during this fact find. We offer our insight to help our client’s shape the role specification. This ranges from fine-tuning existing job descriptions to writing a full brief.
“Duncan and Claire provided expert insight and advice during the initial fact find and were immediately able to identify suitable candidates.” – Barny Mills, Director of Operating Efficiency – SKY
We work closely with our clients , assisting them with every aspect of the engagement, from helping them leverage their brand and sell their role to offering advice on what talent is available and how this might complement their existing teams.
“From the first meeting Montgomery Watt were very proactive, bringing salary surveys and analysis… We agreed a strategy and a cost and they just got on with it.” Connor McCandless, Director energystore
Our extensive network means we can quickly identify the best talent, and our career experience adds real credibility to what we do. We represent your brand with integrity and communicate with all parties honestly.
Examples of our diverse range of recent engagements are:
✔ CFO – Property Services (London)
✔ Group Financial Controller – Property Services (London)
✔ Commercial Manager – Property (Manchester)
✔ Production & FM Manager – Manufacturing (Northampton)
✔ Senior Analysts –Media (London)
✔ Director of Strategy & Planning – ISP (Manchester)
✔ Commercial Financial Controller – Media (London)
✔ Senior Finance Business Partner – ISP (Manchester)
✔ Finance Director – PE Backed Technology (London)
✔ Senior Finance Analyst – Media (London)
✔ Finance Manager – Manufacturing (Manchester)
"We bring our own career experiences and insight to the recruitment process with open communication throughout underpinned by our honesty and Integrity."