Founded in 1970, Change has grown to become Scotland’s leading independent specialist recruitment consultancy and the UK’s leading international recruiter

Global, professional, authentic and specialist

 With over 45 years in the recruitment industry, the depth of our experience and ability is evident in our tenure. Working globally, we’ve earned a worldwide reputation for outstanding service delivery.  

Our honest and consultative approach lets us offer a bespoke service to our industry-leading clients, enabling us to meet a range of individual requirements. People look to us as thought leaders in our specialist industries, including: accountancy and finance, the professional services and the energy sector.

Building relationships

 We work in over 77 countries around the world and have placed countless candidates in some of the world’s leading companies. As custodians of client’s brands and people’s careers, we have an extremely responsible role. That’s why our specialist consultants are dedicated to finding the right people for the right organisations, to the benefit of both candidates and clients.

Knowledge Centre

Clients and candidates can both benefit from exploring the Knowledge Centre. Our consultants have curated a wide range of valuable content, which covers best-practise recruitment and career development. Discover a range of topics, from industry laws and trends to tips for interviewing and optimising a CV

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Working with some of the world's leading organisations

Change has its clients’ very best interests at heart and works to maintain an honest and transparent relationship with them. Our international clients are from a range of industries, from accountancy and finance to professional services, and include:

  • We frequently recruit high caliber new qualified accountants for our offices across the UK and the Channel Islands. Despite being based in Scotland Change seem be able to pinpoint candidates who are looking for these roles and are happy to relocate. Their approach to candidates allows them to delver a truly global talent pool.

    International Accountancy Business

  • We like to consider ourselves one of the leading "Challenger Banks". Given this stage of evolution of our business, every hire is critical in terms of cultural fit and as a building block to establish a scalable team. Using Change and their well established networks we have been able to successfully hire a number of key personnel with the right professional outlook.

    Emerging British Retail Bank

  • We need complete confidence when we have short-term needs, our recruitment partner can respond quickly with rigorously screened candidates with the right skills. Change have delivered this exact service time and again ensuring business objectives are met by a flexible workforce and fully mitigating any risk by ensuring all pre-employment screening is done.

    Long-term Savings & Investment Business

  • We are one of the world's largest banking and financial services organisations. We can only afford to engage recruitment organisations that can comprehend the size, scale and diversity of our business. With their Scottish base and global reach for attracting talent, Change provide the flexible supportive approach our business demands.

    Leading Banking and Financial Services Organisation

  • The language capabilities of Change’s consultants and their working knowledge of our locations allow them to add considerable value to the recruitment process, ensuring that candidates joining us have as much insight as possible into our career opportunities.

    Global Audit, Tax & Advisory Services Business - Hong Kong

  • Entrepreneurial Spark is going through rapid growth as we scale across the UK - and we have global ambitions. Central to the work we do is a #GoDo mindset, from the entrepreneurs we support to the rockstars in my team. Change have been instrumental in helping us seek out these influential folk and have therefore been pivotal to realising that vision of an Entrepreneuring® revolution.

    Jim Duffy

    Entrepreneurial Spark

Dedicated and experienced

A key factor that distinguishes one recruitment consultancy from another is its people. At Change, our well-networked consultants have expert knowledge of their particular specialism, in industries including:  Accountancy and finance;  Energy and infrastructure;  Investment management and asset servicing;  IT, digital and business change; Professional services and Risk and compliance.

Meet Our Team