Who are Darwin Hawkins?

We are a finance recruitment firm founded in 2018 by Niall O’Kelly and Mark Baker and backed by James Caan (CBE).

How are we different from the rest?

We are a combination of recruitment experts and professionally qualified accountants. Our knowledge of the finance industry and the depth of our network is second to none. Talent comes to us. We have direct access to the best finance talent in Dublin and London.

What does the Darwin Hawkins recruitment process look like?

Our most suited consultant will have a discussion with you to discuss the requirements of the role, the type of candidate required, and also the background of the team and the company itself. We will then begin our search through a combination of our database, advertisements, direct approaches, social media, and our own unique and innovative techniques. A shortlist of 3-5 suitable candidates will be submitted to you for consideration.

What sectors does Darwin Hawkins recruit in?

We recruit in the following sectors; banking, insurance, aircraft leasing, funds, industry (SMEs, PLCs, large multinationals), corporate finance, and public practice.

What types of roles does Darwin Hawkins recruit for?

Our focus is on both permanent and contract appointments. Our main areas of expertise include; executive level, all accounting roles, internal audit, tax, corporate finance, and risk & compliance.

What locations does Darwin Hawkins recruit in?

We work in Ireland, UK, and internationally.

What are Darwin Hawkins’s fees?

Our recruiting fees vary based on the job level and specialisation of the search.

What is the next step?

To make an enquiry and to find out more information on fees and our T&C’s please feel free to contact us for a confidential discussion.