Taylor James specialise in the appointments of Financial Services professionals. As an organisation we take pride in unrivalled quality of service and the ability to identify highly talented individuals. Our consultants use their extensive industry expertise to develop a network of skilled professionals from entry level candidates to experienced senior professionals.

As a business we operate all levels within the Financial Services recruitment market, and have designed a unique approach to the professional search process which is tailored to exceed expectations.

Our experienced consultants are trained to place high emphasis on quality of service, and the ultimate importance of listening and understanding your requirements.


Paul Taylor

Managing Director – Financial Services

Paul started his career in Financial Services before establishing himself as a reputable Consultant within the Financial Services and Accountancy & Finance sectors.

With an enviable business network built on referrals and professional development, Paul is passionate about the details and delivering a bespoke service to each project.


Matthew Biddle

Director – Financial Services

After a successful career within the events management industry, Matthew made the move to the recruitment sector back in 2015. Matthew has since accumulated a wealth of experience within the financial services market, and his expertise within the sector is very much welcomed by the candidates and clients he works alongside.

Matthew is passionate about delivering for clients, whilst advancing the careers of the candidates he represents.



Your next recruitment campaign or your next career move will be dealt with by true industry experts. We listen to your requirements, act as professional consultants to work with you and deliver the very best solution. We understand the importance of delivery, our aim is to be a valued business partner and maximise the results for each and every recruitment campaign.

We believe no campaign is ever the same; we tailor our services to each individual project, creating a bespoke service which is key to our success. As professional specialists, we implement our comprehensive industry knowledge and extensive business network to consistently exceed expectations of candidates and employers alike.

Taylor James are particularly selective with the candidates we represent, and our candidate network has been developed through a combination of extensive headhunting and referrals in order to generate a range of top quality professionals.

Please find below an overview relating to the types of roles we consult and recruit for:

Financial Services
Technical & Support Roles

  • Paraplanners – Diploma & Chartered
  • Paraplanners – Trainee & Junior
  • IFA/ Client Services Administrators
  • Pension Administrators
  • Employee Benefits Administrators
  • Managers/ Supervisors & Team Leaders

Financial Services
Advisory & Senior roles

  • Financial Planners – Diploma & Chartered
  • Financial Planners – Trainee & Junior
  • Financial Planning Managers/ Directors
  • Operation Managers/ Directors
  • Board Level Appointments


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