Our sectors.

Navigating a new economic environment

There is an ever-growing pressure on government services. The cost-of-living crisis, the Ukraine war, the green agenda are just some of the challenges faced by the sector. But with challenge comes opportunity – new departments, new skills, digital innovation, and a focus on cross-sector collaboration.

Where does MLC come in?

We recruit corporate services professionals across a variety of interim roles in finance, procurement, transformation and change, and programme management.

From single, specialist appointments for solving niche problems to designing multi-disciplinary teams for complex programme discovery and delivery, we are the go-to for high-impact hires.


We recruit across Central Government for interim, permanent and project roles.


  • Procurement Lead
  • Senior Category Manager
  • Head of Commercial
  • Contract Manager
  • Commercial Deputy Director
  • Commercial Specialist
  • Procurement Business Partner


  • Programme Manager
  • PMO Consultant
  • Project Manager
  • Business Manager
  • Chief of Staff


  • Head of Finance,
  • Finance Director/Manager
  • Finance Business Partner
  • Management Accountant
  • Financial/Systems/Year-End Accountant
  • Financial Analyst

Why work with us?

We know your industry

And we know where it’s headed. We know what skills are in demand. And we know where you’ll be an asset. Your market moves fast – but we move faster.

We build connections

We’ve built trusted, long-standing relationships with clients in your industry. The result: you get access to roles you won’t find on the open market.

We’ve got your back

We’ll give open, honest feedback at every step of the recruitment process, getting you the information you need, when you need it. We’ll always fight your corner – we’re not afraid of tough conversations to get you what you want.

We’re in it for the long haul

We’re not in it for the numbers. For us, recruitment isn’t about filling jobs. It’s about building lasting relationships. You want to land the right role, so we’ll keep looking until you do.

You nominate, we donate

For every job we fill, we donate £10 to both the candidate and the client’s charity of choice.

Meet your experts

Sarah Doherty
Central Government
Sonal Modi
Associate Director
Pete Marshall

Can’t find what you’re looking for?

Let us do the hard work for you. Use the form below to send us your CV and a quick message about what you’re after.