Senior Consultant

Marlene Langford

Marlene is a Senior Consultant in our accounting and finance division. She focuses on corporate, commercial, and public practice accounting sectors.

Contact Marlene on 03 477 6700 or


Marlene’s approach to recruitment is centred on strong partnerships, bringing in-depth knowledge and understanding of the sector.


For over 8 years she has been effectively sourcing senior finance professionals across the corporate, commercial, and public practice accounting sectors, predominantly in the Otago and Southland regions, offering a dedicated and values-based approach to recruitment.


She has built long standing industry connections that enable quality connections and referral opportunities, ensuring she is able to deliver– even in a tight or narrow candidate market.


For candidates Marlene understands her role is much broader than finding roles – it’s all about finding the right role for the individual, which means a cultural fit, an aligned mentor, as well as a business that supports their career aspirations in the long run.


Her hands on approach ensures she is involved right throughout the process, ensuring a streamlined and efficient service along with after placement care and support.

Key Appointments

  • Advisory Associate – Mid-tier National Accounting Firm
  • Associate – Leading Regional Agri-Advisory firm
  • Financial Controller – Australasian Infrastructure Supplier Company
  • Finance Manager – Leading Commercial Enterprise
  • Risk and Compliance Manager – South Island Law Firm

Life outside the office

Outside of work, she and her partner travel around New Zealand any chance they get, with a soft spot for the Wellington and Kapiti region. She enjoys spending time with friends and family, dining out and attending regional events and festivities. Top of her daily to do list is an evening meander down the beach with a brazen Fox Terrier.


Latest Insights From Marlene Langford

Why Staying in Public Practice can be a Good Career Move

There are many things to consider before moving from one Chartered Accounting firm to another. At Fluid Recruitment we deal with many candidates who are looking at making this transition. We know the reasons why people look to make a switch, the biggest challenges they face when doing so and the opportunities that are available….

How to get your CV in top shape for your ideal accounting role

In our last blog, we covered how to set yourself on the path to finding that dream accounting job and setting you apart from the competition. Here we give you the practical steps to ensure your CV stands out when you apply. 1.        Become a Chartered Accountant (CA).   Getting your CA qualification before looking for your…

How to Get that Dream Accounting Job

These are unprecedented times we are living in with COVID-19 and many people’s job situations are changing, as a result. Given the crazy environment we are in I thought I could use it as an opportunity to write a couple of blog posts over the next two weeks, which hopefully prove useful to any of…