Finance Recruitment Wakefield

Headstar provides the very best finance recruitment services to businesses and candidates in Wakefield. We work closely with you to understand your needs and recruit the most talented professionals that have the capabilities as well as fit the team dynamic. Whether you are looking for full-time, part-time or interim roles, we have a growing portfolio of connections that help us find the most qualified & aligned individuals for the job. 

Who Do We Work With? 

We proudly work with all types of businesses and across all industries and sectors within Wakefield and provide finance recruitment services to the city’s businesses. No matter the size of your business, we can help recruit for your finance team or offer expert advice from our experienced in-house Finance Directors (FDs). We also work with candidates to find the perfect finance role for them in Wakefield. 

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The Wakefield Economy

A cathedral city, Wakefield has a £7 billion economy and has experienced an impressive city transformation over the last couple of years, highlighting Wakefield’s good transport links and connections. Home to leading brands such as Burberry and Coca-Cola, the city of Wakefield has a thriving manufacturing sector. 

Wakefield was named in the top 10 places in the UK to run your business, and the city saw over 1,200 new businesses started within the last year, showing a strong entrepreneurial effort and promising opportunities for finance recruitment.

Our Services

We recruit at all levels of a finance team, from entry-level up to managerial and director positions. We also provide consultancy services that can advise you on team structure as well as give the necessary support needed during turbulent times. Our full range of Wakefield finance recruitment services include:


Many Managing Directors (MDs) will need added support during a turnaround period, especially if they have not experienced it before. We’ll provide an interim FD who has been through a similar scenario and they will action an engagement plan and timeline for the business.

Part-time FDs

We will help you decide whether a Part-Time FD is right for your team. We’ll then match the very best talent in Wakefield to the role. 

Transactional Finance

Important roles to hire for, we will recruit individuals who are talented in their field yet will also be a great match for your existing team culturally. 

Part & Qualified Finance

Finance management roles are often hard to recruit for, but leave it with us. We’ll find the very best candidates in Wakefield to fill roles such as Finance Business Partners, Management Accountants and Finance Managers. 

Interim Finance

Fixed term roles and interim periods can be difficult to recruit for, but with our help the process is simple.

Senior Finance

It all starts with those at the top, so we’ll recruit the right people that complement your existing team, yet have the credentials and experience to help you achieve the business plan. 

Accountancy Practice

At Headstar we have an extensive network of accountants who we match with the right role and business. 

Roles We Recruit For in Wakefield

Our finance team recruitment services for Wakefield cover all roles, from entry-level to directors. 

E.g. Bookkeeper, Administrator, Accounts Assistant, Credit Controller, Accounts Manager, Finance Manager, Payroll Manager, Sales Ledger Manager, Financial Controller (FC), Finance Analyst, Financial Accountant, Finance Director (FD), Chief Financial Officer (CFO).

Need help with finance recruitment? Get in touch today

We’ll help you find the best solution for your business with the help of our experienced recruiters and qualified Finance Directors.