There are many more reasons to choose us because we are genuinely different from the vast majority of recruitment companies. Perhaps the easiest way to understand this is to hear it directly from those who have experienced our service before by viewing a small selection of our Client and Candidate Testimonials below.

Client Testimonials

“Josh has recruited successfully for my teams for over four years. No matter how demanding the requirement, how niche the type of individual specified, he finds THE candidate. Skills, experience, fit – He understands exactly what I’m looking for and actively seeks them out. Without fail. With utmost professionalism, efficiency and reliability. He makes all other recruiters redundant.”

Head of Risk, Performance & Reporting – Wealth Management

“Josh has recruited for me since 2010, I have always been impressed by his professional and effective approach to recruitment. Josh takes the time to thoroughly understand our business model, culture and hiring strategy. Accordingly Josh always delivers candidates with the knowledge, skills and character to facilitate a smooth and speedy selection process. I would highly recommend Josh as an experienced, thoughtful, thorough and innovative recruiter.”

Head of Operations & Custodian Management – Global Custody Services

“I have worked with Josh exclusively over the past few years filling specialist roles within my team. Josh is a pleasure to work with and has consistently managed to deliver the right candidate time after time and for that reason he is and will continue to be my first choice in recruitment.”

Operations Risk & Control Manager – Wealth Management

“Josh understands the Financial Services industry and the different roles within it, which makes his clients job a lot easier when searching for good quality CVs and candidates. He understands what we require.”

Head of Investment Operations – Asset Management

“I found Josh really took the time to understand what it is that we do but also that the challenge we had was to find the right character for us as a small team. This was evident in the interview process when the candidates were very strong.
I also appreciated that unlike other agencies we were not constantly barraged with phone calls and CVs, this really showed a personal touch.
Finally, they’ll be the first agency I turn to for future recruitment needs.”

Operations Manager – Asset Management

“A thoroughly professional recruiter who puts the client’s requirements first. Josh looks to fully understand the client’s culture and the candidate required to meet the job role as set out to him.”

Deputy Head of Operations – Wealth Management

“Great pleasure dealing with Josh Angus when recruiting to fill our vacancy. I didn’t feel I had my time wasted with unsuitable candidates, candidates that were put forward were suited for the role which made my filtering process much easier.  The whole process was handled in a very professional manner.”

Branch Manager – Wealth Management

Candidate Testimonials

“From the outset of the process Josh was professional and working for my best interests. He made sure the jobs he contacted me about were always well suited to me personally and my skill set. He made sure that I fully prepped for every interview which enabled me to go in confident and equipped with the necessary knowledge.”

Client Reporting – Asset Management

“I’d like to take the opportunity to thank William Rose Associates for their outstanding service in relation to my recent job search and placement.

Having not had an interview in over 7 years, I was expecting the process to be a stressful and worrying time, however the whole process was made easier and more bearable by WRA.

I’d like to thank Josh personally for his professionalism, coaching and encouragement within this process which made me feel prepared and ready for my interviews.”

Client Operations Manager – Private Banking

“Josh is very personable and has not only secured me my dream job he was able to use his communication skills and personality to coach me for my interviews. William Rose are not your typical recruiters they add a personal honest touch which other recruitment companies simply do not offer. I was kept informed every step of the way and felt that William Rose really cared about me the candidate which I haven’t felt with other companies. I am now working for one of the largest Global Brokers in the city and couldn’t be happier”

IT Services – Inter-dealer Broker

“Josh offers a 5 star service when it comes to recruitment. He wastes no time putting you forward for the jobs you want and fills you with confidence prior to the interview. I would highly recommend him to anyone seriously looking for their dream career!”

Senior Operations Analyst – Hedge Fund

“Josh was very helpful from start to finish during my job search. He only contacted me for roles he fully believed I had a high chance of being offered based upon my current experience. The whole process was made simple thanks to Josh’s professional approach. He gave his honest opinions throughout and thanks to that approach I am very happy within my new role. Thanks Josh!”

Portfolio Administration – Asset Management

“I was recommended to speak to Josh by a friend of mine and we have stayed in contact ever since. Josh helped me find the perfect role and company that suited me as a person. He made the process run very smoothly and also made me feel like I was his only client. He was on hand for any help and advice and always fully prepared me before any interviews. Everything you would need in a recruiter.”

Client Money Manager – Asset Manager

“Josh was a great help in finding me my new job, he understood exactly the type of role I was looking for. Josh was always keeping me in the loop on what was going on throughout the whole process. Honest, straight speaking and helpful”

Corporate Actions – Investment Management