Ambition is a leading, global, boutique recruitment business serving specialist markets in LondonAustraliaHong KongSingapore and Malaysia.

Founded and listed on the Australian Stock Exchange in 1999, Ambition has grown to become one of the few recruitment businesses with genuine local expertise.  Although we didn't want to reinvent the wheel, we felt that there was a tremendous opportunity to carve a niche of our own in the recruitment market and build a special organisation.
The UK office was acquired in 2008 so 2018 marks our 10 year anniversary in London! In the UK, we focus uniquely on professional services recruitment, giving us unrivaled expertise in this area. Our consultants are all experts in the Professional Services recruitment market within their specialist industries and we are able to provide employers with a flexible model to assist with permanent, fixed-term contract, interim and temporary recruitment at all levels of seniority.

As a jobseeker, we are perfectly positioned to offer you the best career opportunities both in London and internationally, leveraging our extensive client relationships across Australia and Asia.

Why employers choose to work with us

Ambition is renowned for specialising in professional services with in-depth knowledge and expertise, well-established networks and deep relationships. We have the scale to undertake significant projects for our clients yet deliver personal customer experience with the soul and personality of a smaller company.  

The long-standing relationships we have developed with clients and candidates are a testament not only to our reputation in the marketplace but also to the quality of service our recruitment consultants deliver.  

In London, we cover all levels of recruitment, from people starting out in their careers through to Executive/Director level, specialising in the following areas:

  • Finance & Accounting
  • Insolvency & Restructuring
  • Business Development, Marketing, PR & Comms
  • PA & Business Support
  • Corporate Finance

Interested in working for Ambition as a recruitment consultant? We're hiring! Find out more here >

Our Purpose, Mission & Values

At Ambition, we passionately believe that everyone in the company can make a difference. We work relentlessly to reinforce our purpose, achieve our mission and live our values.

Building Better Futures

Our purpose is to build better futures for:

Our clients -
 finding you the best talent to enable business growth.  
Our candidates - matching your skills and interests with suitable job opportunities to fulfil your personal ambitions.
Our employees - we provide the framework for a rewarding, fulfilling and enjoyable career.  

Our Mission 

To be the leading global boutique recruitment firm.

Our Values encompass PRIDE:

At Ambition, all of our employees live and breathe our PRIDE values

  • Passion: We are passionate about who we are, what we do and the way we do it. 
  • Resourcefulness: We think creatively, working smarter, faster and harder. 
  • Integrity: We are honest, respectful and straightforward. 
  • Drive: Ambitious by nature, we are determined to excel and energetic in the way we apply ourselves. 
  • Enjoyment: Critical to our success, we strive to enhance the experience for clients, candidates and employees.

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Our Group site gives you more information about who we are, whether you are looking for us to help you recruit for your team or whether you might be considering a career with Ambition.