Stephanie Orchard ACA joins Harvey John to broaden its Public Practice Accountancy reach and reputation.

Mar 16, 2022 - Recruitment Room, Life at HJ

Harvey John is delighted to welcome Stephanie Orchard ACA to its Accountancy & Finance team this week in the role of Senior Consultant.  With over 10 years of experience as an accountant, Stephanie brings an unparalleled knowledge of the technical aspects of the roles she will recruit for as well as first-hand experience of the skills and qualities required to progress in a career in the profession.

Stephanie will work alongside public practice recruitment stalwarts David Waddell and Claire Jones in recruiting accountancy and tax talent for firms across the southern counties from newly qualified to Partner level.

Established in 2004, Harvey John has built an exceptional reputation as a trusted advisor to professionals and public practice firms in a market which is notably candidate-driven and where multiple offers are common.  Working with a knowledgeable consultant who truly understands the dynamics of a firm and the best fit for every candidate has never been more important than in the current market where demand is outstripping the supply of talent.

Sandra McKinnon, Head of Operations at Harvey John commented:

“Securing Stephanie for our public practice team has been a real coup. She has taken a leap of faith in transitioning her career from accounting to accountancy recruitment but with our support, we are confident that she is going to quickly establish herself as one of the go-to advisors in the region.  Furthermore, we see Stephanie’s potential in helping our business to meet its strategic growth plans. We are delighted to have her on board!”

Stephanie said: “I had previously worked with Harvey John as a candidate and been really impressed with the quality of communication and service I experienced so when I was considering a career in recruitment they were my only port of call. The culture and ethos of the business really appealed and I’m excited to get started, learn as much as I can about the industry and build on the reputation Harvey John has established in the public practice market.”

To discuss the vacancies Stephanie is already engaged to work on, visit or contact / 01273 827478.