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  • Tax
  • Treasury
  • People
  • Legal
  • Risk and Compliance
  • Audit

Beyond the
transaction

Most recruiters finish at placement. But for us, that is only the beginning. We are the recruitment experts in Legal, Tax and Governance sectors, partnering beyond the hire.

We start partnerships built to last. We listen, we advise, we challenge, we solve - collaborating with honesty and integrity from the start. Every relationship we develop is grounded in a deep understanding of our clients, candidates and the markets we work in.

Our people are specialists. Within each of our global practice areas, our experts adapt resources, change approaches and deliver unrivalled recruitment results.

We built the foundations of our success 25 years ago based on our values of honesty, ownership and kindness. Now, we are more than just recruiters - we are renowned, trusted advisors.

Our sectors

  • Audit
  • Business Services
  • Compliance and Financial Crime
  • Legal
  • Risk Management and Quantitative Analytics
  • Tax
  • Treasury

Audit

Our Audit recruitment experts specialise in placing elite audit professionals in top-tier firms, ensuring strategic alignment across all sectors.

Business Services

We know what it takes to build brilliant teams. We use our global network of professionals and our industry expertise to deliver Business Services recruitment excellence.

Compliance and Financial Crime

Recruiting mid to senior professionals across the Compliance sector. From specialists to heads of departments, we know the people you need.

Legal

We empower top-tier companies and law firms by connecting them with exceptional legal talent, transforming careers and reshaping businesses globally.

Risk Management and Quantitative Analytics

We help navigate the specific challenges faced in the Risk Management and Quantitative Analytics industries across the EMEA Region. We cover financial, non-financial and quantitative risk and have experts in each niche.

Tax

At Pure, we’re not just any tax recruitment agency. We are Tax specialists with deep expertise in finding and placing the best expert candidates into the right roles across globally recognised businesses.

Treasury

As an expert in the Treasury recruitment agency space, with a network spanning over 20 years, we have extensive knowledge of this sector and a vast influential network of candidates and clients to ensure you get exactly what you’re looking for.

Latest roles

Tax

Tax Analyst

My client is a growing Private Equity firm who are looking to add a Tax Analyst to their motivated and successful tax team.  This role is a great opportunity for someone early in their tax career looking to move into the private equity space.

  • London
  • Permanent
  • £50,000

Risk Management and Quantitative Analytics

Liquidity Risk Analyst

Step into a key role within a financial services group with a global network spanning over 30 countries. They connect markets East & West, meeting diverse needs through Retail, Asset Management, and Wholesale divisions.  

  • London
  • Permanent

Risk Management and Quantitative Analytics

Liquidity Reporting Analytics and Compliance

Join our dynamic EMEA Treasury Liquidity Management team as a key player in Reporting Analytics and Compliance. In this role, you will be instrumental in embedding and enhancing various limit frameworks to manage and control financial resource usage,

  • London
  • Permanent

Tax

Tax Analyst

Pure Search are currently partnering with a Private company in New York who are actively looking for a Tax analyst to join their growing team which offers a clear path for progression.  

  • Brooklyn
  • Permanent
  • £105,000

Tax

Interim Assistant VAT Manager

I am working with a renowned property developer who are looking for a VAT Assistant Manager to join the team for a 6 month FTC. This a VAT compliance focused role and given the size of the group and its activities, its an opportunity to work on compl

  • London
  • Contract

Tax

UK Corporate Tax Manager (Contract)

Our client is a FTSE100 organisation in the utilities space are actively seeking a UK Corporate Tax Manager on a maternity cover. Reporting into the Head of UK tax, you will be responsible for a mixture of UK corporate tax compliance and reporting du

  • Warwick
  • Contract
  • £75,000

Our services

We offer a range of tailored services, from short-term solutions to long-term future planning. Every service we provide is tailored to match needs, goals and plans seamlessly.

  • Search, screening, selection
  • Succession planning, team builds, first hires
  • Retained solutions
  • Interim solutions
  • Advisory solutions
  • Market mapping and industry reports

Search, screening, selection

A meticulous searching process, rigorous screening, and individual selection of top talent focused on helping your company excel and meet your goals.

Succession planning, team builds, first hires

From impactful initial hires to strategically planning out successions, build a team that lasts and drives your organisation forward.

Retained solutions

Meaningful partnerships that give you ongoing recruitment support, access to our extensive talent networks, expert insights, and advice.

Interim solutions

Overcoming gaps with our agile and tailored interim solutions and finding the right talent to keep your business on track.

Advisory solutions

Expert guidance and up-to-date industry insights to help you make informed decisions and develop outstanding teams.

Market mapping and industry reports

Navigate your market with precision through our specialised and detailed market mapping and industry reports.

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Our credentials

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Countries placed in

Our global teams work beyond the borders, placing talent and building teams wherever needed in the world.

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Experienced consultants

Located in three vibrant cities, on three continents, our growing team of global experts are ready to provide leading recruitment solutions.

3700+

Roles completed

In the last ten years we have successfully supported our clients across multiple regions by delivering them their ideal and sought-after candidates.

2200+

Client partnerships

We are proud to be the long-term trusted advisor for our clients. Building deep, lasting connections, we are the first choice for all their hiring needs, time and time again.

Hear it from our clients

“They did a fantastic job in finding an interim for the Compass treasury team, taking the time to understand our requirements and carefully matched candidates to put in front of us. Highly recommend their approach and diligence.”

Director of Treasury

FTSE 50

“The Audit consultant placed me in my current position and also one of my team members. He is persistent and is willing to spend time to understand what we need. Will recommend his service from both candidate and employer perspective”

Senior Audit Manager

Investment Management Firm

“I had the pleasure of working with the Legal expert during my transition from a US law firm to an in-house role. His direct and efficient communication style perfectly aligned with my preferences, making our interactions straightforward and productive. He not only respected my time but also managed to negotiate a significant salary increase of 20-30K, exceeding my expectations. I highly recommend him for his exceptional professionalism, expertise, and impressive results.”

Senior Legal Counsel

Global Stock Exchange

“It was such a pleasure working with him. I found him to be very personable, professional and proactive. When so many recruiters now are happy to promote you for a role without ever meeting, he ensured that we meet, discussed what I wanted from a career change and if the role was suitable. He offered great guidance on the role and was always on hand to discuss anything. I would have no hesitation in recommending him to anyone.”

Head of Marketing

Top 10 UK Law Firm

Need some
clarity?

Which industries do you recruit for?

We specialise in specific practice areas across financial services, professional services and commerce & industry. These sectors include:

Why do I need a recruiter?

When looking for your ideal role or transformative talent, you need an expert. We understand the complex nuances of our industries and each placement and personally get to know our clients and candidates. Our unrivalled knowledge helps solve any recruitment challenges and take the stress out of job hunting and hiring. We are the experts, so you don’t have to be.

How do you support candidates in their job search?

We take the time to get to know all our candidates and support you throughout the recruitment process, and your career. We stay in touch with relevant roles, assist with interview preparation, provide specific feedback, and help you get started in your new role. We create long-term partnerships and are always on hand to offer advice in your current job, insights into the market, or answer any questions.

How do you support clients in their hiring process?

We guide our clients through the entire process and assist you with any challenges that may occur. We get to know all our candidates and vigorously screen them to ensure you’re hiring the perfect employee for your role and company. Our expertise allows us to advise you on the hiring process and the nuances of your industry. We don’t just fill jobs - we nurture partnerships. We are here for you for as long as you need us.

Do you recruit for short-term positions?

We recruit for both long-term and interim positions. Our extensive global network enables us to place interim candidates for busy periods, maternity leave, or other needs for cover. We understand short-term hires are often time-sensitive and work with our clients and candidates to support urgent placements.

Find out more about our services

Get in touch

Ready for the
right role?

Whatever your next career move, we’re here to guide you through every stage, from application to interview and beyond. Let’s find your next exciting opportunity.

Ready for the right candidate?

Building the right team takes more than just searching. Our recruitment experts will help you find the best talent to drive your business forward.

Let’s talk

Want to speak with us? Whatever your challenge, talk to one of our team members, and let’s find the right way forward.