About A+F Recruitment

Here at A+F recruitment we specialise in the recruitment of Accounting and Finance professionals both domestically and internationally. We look after jobseekers and employers across all sectors from general accounting to CFO and Executive level hires.

At A+F we want to be remembered for all the right reasons, our approachability, our honesty and our dedication to building long-term meaningful relationships. To us people matter. Our aim is to guide A&F professionals not only in their current job search or their current hiring plans, but for all their moves and hires throughout a long and happy career.

We Know People.

People matter.

We are focused on developing long-lasting relationships with our customers.

We’re always there.

We know and understand your problems and we have solutions.

We care.

Our wider group, the Vertical Markets Group, has over 40 consultants across 7 specialist verticals.

Finance Directors need to expect the unexpected and become masters in contingency planning with cash reserves at the ready.

CFO, Irish PLC May 2020

Our Team

We Know People.

Using a human touch, professionalism, and specialised knowledge to ensure you get the best outcome – whether it’s seeking your next career move, or the ideal candidate to fill a role.

Tanya Thomas

Tanya Thomas Executive Director

Tanya is the Director of A+F Recruitment and has a wealth of experience in the recruitment sector having spent the last 20 years perfecting her trade across Ireland, Europe and Australia.

Tanya has over a decade of experience assisting A+F professionals making their best possible career choice and as a result she has built a significant network in this area. Whilst Tanya enjoys working with all levels of Accountants and Finance professionals, she has been particularly successful in placing Senior Managers, Directors and C-Suite across Ireland and in Europe.

As Tanya splits her time between living at home with her family in Kilkenny and working in Dublin, she cherishes the ability to work from home one to two days a week. Tanya is passionate about remote working and sees this as becoming the norm for all business across Ireland.

Tanya’s mantra is to; Enjoy people and treat them well - Ireland, indeed the whole world, is a very small place. In her spare time, Tanya enjoys running, gardening, and spending time with family and friends.

Sarah Kelly

Sarah Kelly Managing Consultant

Sarah is an experienced Recruiter with over 10 years experience in the Irish recruitment industry. The early part of her career was spent recruiting qualified finance & accountancy staff in the commerce & industry space before spending a number of years as an Executive Search Researcher. Sarah joined the A+F team 12 months ago having taken a 5 year career break living with her young family in the exotic plains of Trinidad & Tobago and Bob Marley’s homeland of Kingston, Jamaica!

As Managing Consultant, Sarah looks after permanent and contract Accounting & Finance assignments across all sectors. She is an active member of the company’s CSR team and enjoys the opportunity of working on internal and external CSR initiatives.

Away from the world of recruitment, Sarah keeps herself busy with her 3 young boys and if there’s any other hours left in the day, she can be found in the gym, entertaining & cooking and pretending she knows a thing or two about wine!

Pat Dolan

Pat Dolan Recruitment Consultant

Pat is a qualified accountant whose main focus as a Recruitment Consultant is on the accountancy practice market. With a background as an accountant in practice, as well as in the funds industry as a management accountant, Pat has first hand experience in the field of accountancy and finance which gives him a valuable insight into the candidate and client experience.

His experience in recruitment has largely been in servicing the practice market and Pat has built up a trusted network of contacts in this dynamic space. He has enjoyed success in filling some particularly hard to fill roles for a range of different sized clients. With A+F Recruitment, Pat's focus is on servicing the practice market in Ireland and internationally.

Away from the office, Pat has 2 young children, a girl and a boy, who keep himself and his partner very busy indeed. Pat is a keen music fan and his favourite band is Joy Division. Pat originally hails from Mayo and is an avid Newcastle fan, both of which combined likely explains his taste in music!

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We Know People.

A+F Recruitment are a human centric, results focused accountancy and finance recruitment agency for people who need a personal and specialised guide in their search for the prefect role or candidate.