See Things Clearly

How do you cut through the white noise of recruitment?

You lower the volume.


At Harvey John, we believe the secret behind a superior recruitment service is to focus on quality, not quantity.


By tuning in to our customers’ exact requirements and basing our approach on expertise and empathy, we provide the professionals and businesses across the Accountancy, Tax, and Legal markets with a clearer picture of their career and hiring decisions.


Based in Brighton and established in 2004, Harvey John is an international recruitment agency with two Brighton offices and a team of 15. Our reach doesn't stop in our county Sussex, as we source jobs and provide client management that span interntionally; from Shoreditch to Singapore, New York to São Paulo, Amsterdam to Dubai and further abroad.

Our Specialisms

With specialisms covering Public Practice and Commerce & Industry in Brighton, Bristol, London, Southampton, Guildford and elsewhere, we recruit for owner-managed businesses and SMEs to FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 clients. With long lasting relationships with boutique firms to the Big 4, whether you’re a Trainee Accountant or Finance Director, or a studier to fully qualified, by choosing Harvey John recruitment agency, you’ll be working with highly experienced consultants that have the sole focus on ensuring your next move is the right one for you and your career.

With changes in the tax world - from globalisation, finance transformation, digitalisation, and the implementation of BEPS - businesses are now actively adopting more thoughtful approaches to tax, creating a heightened profile of the ‘tax professional’ in the global market.

In this changing tax landscape, a responsive approach to recruitment is pivotal to mapping out and engaging tomorrow’s tax talent. This is where Harvey John recruitment agency come in. With specialisms in Direct Tax, Indirect Tax and Tax Technology (EMEA), as well as more niche focuses on Customs, Trade Compliance and Insurance Premium Tax, our team are well-equipped to bring successful candidates and clients together. Areas covered are London, Brighton, Amsterdam, Dubai, Spain, Belgium, Bahrain and elsewhere.

It’s not bluster to say that we’re experts in the South East Legal market; we know the firms, we know the roles, and we have built the relationships that are needed to get you where you’re going. Global, in-house legal teams, Legal 100 law firms, and national and prestigious local practices are some of the clients we recruiter for.

We have fantastic roles within the Private Practice and In-house specialisms in Brighton, Kent, Berkshire, Surrey and elsewhere for Solicitors, Legal Executives, Legal Counsel and other legal professionals, from Newly Qualified through to Partner/General Counsel level. But we’re more than just a job board. We pride ourselves on our advisory and consultative service to both clients and candidates. We know what the market is doing and no one is better placed than us to help you navigate it.

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