AFR go national with launch of new senior level brand

Specialist financial recruiter AFR Consulting is rebranding its executive division as FD Recruit ahead of national expansion.

The new brand FD Recruit will focus on placing solely Finance Director and CFO’s in roles nationwide, with AFR Consulting remaining focussed on the junior to mid management level roles across Lancashire and the North West.

AFR Consulting Director Simon Speak said: “It is an exciting time of change for AFR, but our core values will remain the same across both brands. We will continue to specialise in financial and accounting recruitment and service clients from the professional practice, private and public sectors.”

FD Recruit will be headed up by director Phil Scott who co-founded AFR Consulting in 2004 and will resume the role of Managing Director.

Fellow founder Simon will continue to focus on roles in practice and industry for part qualified and qualified accountants.

Fellow director Tammy Smith will focus on placing roles such as Credit Controllers, Purchase Ledger Clerks, Accounts Assistants and Transactional Managers both on a temporary and a permanent basis.

 AFR are also founding partners of the North West Finance Awards and supporters of the HR Exchange as well as having partnerships with leading professional bodies the North West Society of Chartered Accountants and CIMA.