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Sam Price

Divisional Manager - Accountancy and Finance

About Sam

​After graduating Law and Criminology from Sheffield University at the height of the recession it would be a lie if I said that securing a role on a graduate training plan for a large multi-national recruiter based in London was anything other than a massive relief(!!). My formative years in the industry were spent in a challenging and highly competitive market, placing finance professionals across London and during that time I realised I’d caught the bug for a professional a few years previously, admittedly I’d fallen in to.

Realising that London wasn’t going to be my forever home (house prices!) I moved back locally and have spent the last 5 years working in several different positions within the Accountancy and Finance team at The ONE Group. In that time, I’ve developed a strong grasp of the workings of a finance team, from the bottom up, and a great network across the local market of candidates and clients alike.

Recruitment is an industry that’s often over-complicated and synonymous with recruiters being a “necessary evil” of finding the next job. I’d like to think that my honest and open style has helped me to thrive and build a reputation based upon a value-added service with a healthy dose of sense of humour thrown in. I love getting under the skin of both the businesses I recruit for and candidates I work with and knowing both intrinsically has produced the best results.

I have two passions outside of work which are in a constant battle with each other; food and fitness. Seasonality often determines which one comes out on top.


  • Louise Perry

    Louise Perry

    Vice Principal - Finance and Resources , New College Stamford
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    ​"The ONE Group were friendly and professional in equal measure. They understood the brief, and provided the right selection of candidates at the right time, with every placement being a success. T...

  • Angie Weber

    Angie Weber

    Managing Partner , Ashcroft Anthony
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    "We knew we wanted to update our personnel packages and interview process but didn’t know where to start. The ONE Group have been our preferred recruitment agency for a number of years now, and the...