Do you need to recruit a technical Treasurer? And how to be a bold CFO!

2020-11-20T11:08:20+00:00September 1st, 2020|

I am often asked if CFOs are looking to recruit Treasurers that are more technically qualified. I'm also asked if qualified accountants are also qualified Treasurers by default, and if I'm seeing a rise in demand for qualifications. I'm not necessarily seeing a rise in demand, it depends on how companies and CFO's see the [...]

Attracting Candidates

2020-11-09T23:39:50+00:00October 30th, 2017|

What Do Treasury Candidates Want? The current political and economic landscape has created a certain amount of trepidation amongst treasury candidates. Let’s face it, treasury professionals prefer certainty, they like to manage risk, not put themselves at risk! For this reason, many treasury professionals can be reluctant to explore job opportunities often taking the ‘better [...]

What is an Interim Treasury Professional and why would you need one?

2021-03-17T11:41:34+00:00September 7th, 2020|

Client demand for more flexible solutions to manpower staffing issues has increased rapidly over the past few years as many treasurers have had a difficult time convincing CFOs to commit resource to permanent recruitment solutions. The downside of this has been that many interim roles have been more routine often lacking challenge and/or interest [...]

Don’t Interview Like This!

2020-11-20T14:12:53+00:00February 4th, 2020|

Adopting an intelligent interview strategy during any hiring process is critical to success. Here is an example where one of our clients got it very wrong and nearly lost out on their perfect candidate! We have recently been recruiting for a privately-owned company based in a rural location in the North of England. They were [...]

Stop Recruiting the Same People & Expecting Different Results

2020-11-20T14:16:29+00:00October 9th, 2015|

OK so Einstein didn’t say that the definition of insanity is “doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different result” but many of our clients seem to follow this rule despite us trying to coach them otherwise! Hang on aren’t you biting the hand that feeds and pays the bills? You shouldn't [...]