Our Focus

Ambition specialises in recruiting for internal and external accountancy roles, corporate finance and forensic accounting positions within Professional Services. We are particularly strong within the legal and accountancy practice sectors and have the largest legal finance specialist team in London.

Our Expert Advisors

Our consultants are experts in their markets and all have an extensive knowledge of their industry, built up over a number of years. The positions we work on are allocated to team members according to type of role and salary level, giving our consultants even greater specialisation within their areas of expertise.

We have built strong, long-standing relationships with our clients and candidates which is a testament to the quality of service we provide, building networks predominantly through referrals.

Roles we recruit

In London, we work with a wide range of organisations from SMEs through to corporate and global multinationals, top 100 UK and US law firms, property companies and accountancy practices including members of the Big 4 and Magic Circle.  

We recruit permanent, temporary, interim and fixed-term contract positions within our specialist areas: 

  • Legal Finance & Accounting
    Entry level positions, part-qualified accountants, transactional staff, including legal billers and cashiers through to operational managers, fully qualified accountants, senior managers and Head of and Director/C-Suite level roles.  

  • Legal Compliance
    Entry level through to manager level positions, we work with a range of corporate law firms providing compliance assistants, analysts and managers.​

  • Practice and Property Finance & Accounting
    Audit and accounts juniors/seniors to managers and partners, accounts assistants and part qualified to fully qualified accountants, Finance Directors and Chief Financial Officers.

  • Corporate Finance and Management Consultancy
    Corporate Finance Executives, Management Consultants to Director/Principal Consultant and Partner level specialists.

  • Forensic Accounting, Forensic Technology and Investigations
    Forensic accounting (disputes, investigations, expert witness); forensic technology (eDisclosure, digital forensics) and investigations (fraud investigations, counter fraud, ACFS, LCFS).