Executive Search
Professional Recruitment

It's more than just a job hire

Our Values



Acting as trusted advisors, we are proud of the outstanding outcomes that these partnerships have achieved.



We support our methodology with innovation and intellect to achieve your short and long-term goals, while significantly mitigating risk.


Forensic approach

We understand the importance of applying rigorous processes in order to achieve quality outcomes.

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Caring, capable & considerate

We reflect our values of diversity, flexibility and
strengths-based leadership.


Numbers aren’t everything but here are some that we’re particularly proud of.


Leaders hired


Candidate retention


Care factor
Lawson Delaney provided me with very valuable recruitment advice during my search for a CFO position. They are extremely professional, flexible and always reliable. I highly recommend partnering with them for senior finance assignments.

CFO, Retail Organisation

Lawson Delaney provided opportunities that were in the best interest of the jobseeker by truly listening to what I wanted.

Candidate, Manager

Lee is professional in all avenues. I valued the communication around the status of my applications which included actual feedback & updates. He creates a good working relationship.

Accounting Candidate, Accounting Industry

Colm has been very helpful in my job hunting. He carefully selected companies that actually fit my needs. He pays attention to what candidates are looking for & gives insightful tips for interviews. I would highly recommend Colm to assist you with your next step in your career!

Accounting Candidate, Accounting Industry

Colm has been fantastic to deal with and has made the recruitment process for our business very streamlined. Congratulations on changing our perception with recruitment businesses. We look forward to a long term relationship and highly recommend Colm.

Troy Townley, Founder, HTA Advisory

In my dealings with Colm he has taken the time to understand the business and what we are looking for. I find Colm to be measured and working for my best interests. I view Colm as a business partner, someone I can trust and have confidence that he will find an excellent employee.

Accounting Partner, Accounting and Business Advisory firm

I would definitely recommend Lawson Delaney to others as they provide excellent services. A special thanks to Lee for the great help he has given to me.

Assistant Manager, Accounting Industry

The team at Lawson Delaney have provided us numerous, high quality employees. Guy and Colm have become partners in our business. I trust them. I feel they are invested in our success.

Mark Rogerson, Rogerson Kenny Business Accountants

The team at Lawson Delaney have provided us numerous, high quality employees. Guy and Colm have become partners in our business. I trust them. I feel they are invested in our success.

Mark Rogerson, Rogerson Kenny Business Accountants

Lovely, dedicated staff. Very helpful and a great approach to doing business.

Business Development Manager, Security Sector

Insights from our team

Our Consultants are experts in their field. Find out what they have to say...

The Great Resignation in the Australian Accounting market

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4 Things Accounting Job Seekers Should Consider

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Going Green: Benefits for Businesses

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Think Green: Tips for an Environmentally Friendly Office

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How to Ask for a Pay Rise

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Survey Results: 3 Reasons for High Vacancies & Low Job Applications

It’s a strange old time out there. If you had been told in March 2020 that 18 months later you…

It’s always the right time to talk to your recruiter

Meeting with a recruiter when you’re not looking to change career paths might seem counter-intuitive. However, there are several reasons…

The Future of the Accounting Employment Market

The Accounting market has changed drastically since COVID-19 and this is set to continue. Here are key insights of what…

Executive Search isn’t only for Business Goliaths

The myth that Executive Search is a practice reserved for only the largest of businesses is exactly that; A myth. In…

Learning and Gaining Experience from Influential Leaders

Business leaders often have a lot to teach others based on their history of success and extensive repertoire of experience….

Terrific Phone Interview Tips

COVID-19 has transformed the way that recruitment is handled with phone interviews preferred by many organisations for first-round screening rather…

Navigating Counter-Offers

It is a job seeker’s market right now and organisations are incentivising in order to secure the best talent. Companies…

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