Experienced Trustworthy Professional 

Welcome to Oakfield Recruitment

We offer our candidates and clients over 100 years’ experience in financial services.
We Believe, Experience Matters - Experience Counts
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"Consummate Professional"

“Paul is the consummate professional who excels in his recruiting of quality people, team building, leadership and relationship management. He is approachable, friendly and is someone you can rely upon to act with integrity, be confidential, timely and supportive. Paul is an absolute pleasure to work with.”

Jan Peters, CEO of Neuro Link Europe

“Very Warm Nature”

“Paul is one of the strongest recruitment professionals I have ever met and had the pleasure of working with. It's very rare to encounter clients who you know candidates will want to work for. People buy people and it will always be a relationship based industry. Paul has a very warm nature, he listens to the recruits challenges, wants, needs, corporate and personal goals and is truly honest possessing a high degree of integrity. He will be a huge asset to any business and I very much look forward to continue to work with him moving forward.”

Paul Merlin, Partner at Hanover Search Group

“Demonstrates Excellence”

“Top recruiter and demonstrates excellence whilst bringing talent on board. He is always professional and able to seamlessly guide experienced, and junior candidates through internal recruitment processes from start to finish, whilst keeping the candidate informed and comfortable at all times. Pleasure to work with.”

Ben Deavin, Director at Rosendale Associates

“Accommodating and Professional”

“I have worked with Paul for several years, introducing various Financial Planners and Mortgage Brokers. Throughout this time Paul has been accommodating and professional, he takes his time with the candidates really gets to know them to ensure they are making the correct career move. He understands financial planning and how to develop and mentor new recruits. This has shown over the years from the feedback i have received from candidates who have both joined and interviewed with Paul.”

James Smith Sales Director

“Knowledgeable and Engaging”

“Paul is a passionate, knowledgeable and engaging Recruitment Director. He has a unique style which truly stands him apart from his peers. Strategically and tactically gifted!”

Charles Walker, Founder of Focus Search & Selection

“A Pleasure to Deal with”

“Both professionally and personally I have found Paul a pleasure to deal with. Paul is always approachable and will always make time to speak with you. His knowledge of the IFA market is excellent and he’s always willing to share his knowledge.”

David Schuck Director Selected Recruitment Solutions

“Inspirational Experience”

“Paul is one of those rare gems you meet in a business career who you know for certain will be a friend and influence for the rest of your time. He has a natural optimism harnessed alongside legendary tenacity and will do whatever he sets his mind too, both well and on time. Paul has more than his fair share of inspirational experience and the stories to make them memorable too. Did I mention Paul is great fun to work with too!”

Kevin Burnham, The Workplace Wellness Co.

"Paul is a great leader"

Paul is a great leader and someone who I have always respected for his integrity, professionalism and desire to succeed by genuinely caring for his people and customers. He has in-depth knowledge of leadership practices and the world of financial services.

Andy Fell, International Speaker , Educator, Coach and Writer

"Proven record of success"

Paul is a consummate professional, with a proven record of success in recruiting Financial Advisers and IFAs into top companies.He has the ability to understand the business requirements and put together a tailored working recruitment plan which involves candidate attraction, induction and training. Paul has a good understanding of the market and facilitates a good working relationship through regular communication and specific recruitment events.

John Anderson, Director Legal and Wealth Consulting


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