The South Coast market stretches from Weymouth along the coast to Brighton and includes Southampton, Portsmouth and Bournemouth. The region is home to a diverse mix of businesses from global PLC's to entrepreneurial start up's and offers accountants a wide choice of sectors and exciting career opportunities.


Sheridan Maine was launched on the South Coast in 2001 and is one of the leading financial accountancy recruitment consultancies in the region.

Operating from offices in Southampton and Bournemouth, the business has established long term relationships with both its clients and job seekers and has built an unrivalled reputation for delivering exceptional results.


Mandy Marsh, Dorset & Wiltshire, Business Manager

Bournemouth Manager and certified  member of the Institute of Recruitment Professionals (IRP), Mandy, has over 12 years of recruitment experience spanning across the South Coast as well as financial hub, Guernsey. With expertise in both temporary and permanent recruitment but specialising in permanent transactional and part-qualified positions at Sheridan Maine, Mandy has established a wealth of strong and valued relationships with both clients and candidates in the local area. Mandy has been paramount to the growth and development of the Bournemouth office and continues to lead the Bournemouth team from strength to strength.

Ben Khosravi, South Hampshire, Business Manager

Ben began his career in recruitment back in 2012 and has never looked back, rising through the ranks to become the Business Manager of our thriving Southampton office. As well as leading our South Hampshire from strength to strength, Ben specialises in permanent recruitment across the part-qualified and transactional accounting space and is the go-to guru to clients and candidates alike throughout the region.

Out of the office:

Peter Bull, Business Director, Senior Finance

As Associate Director of the South Hampshire Mid-to-Senior Qualified Finance division, Peter is able to apply the accountancy and finance recruitment expertise he has gained in his 15 years with the company (and his 17 years of experience in total) to provide an outstanding service to both clients and candidates. Peter’s unrivalled extensive client and candidate network means there aren’t a lot of people within the finance space that he hasn’t spoken to and as such he is extremely well positioned to provide sound advice on career moves and senior hiring alike.

Out of the office: Peter is a keen multi-sport supporter and when he’s not watching a game or match of some sort he is a dedicated ‘Dad Taxi’, ferrying his son to and from endless football and cricket matches!

Anja Davison, Business Director, Senior Finance

Anja Davison commenced her career as a New Business Account Manager for a International Specialist Medical and Nutrition organisation, gaining significant experience winning and successfully  managing key account relationships.  Following a year out working in Sydney and relocation to Bournemouth in 2010, she quickly established herself as a High Achiever within the Accountancy & Finance Recruitment market. In 2012 she joined Sheridan Maine, playing a pivotal role in establishing the Sheridan Maine Bournemouth office. Her personable, consultative and committed approach has enabled her to build key relationships with clients and candidates.

Out of the office: Anja is very active, enjoys keeping fit, is well travelled and loves spending time with her Hubbie and French Bulldog.

Nick Lovell, Director

Nick graduated with a Degree in Psychology and Post Graduate diploma in Law before commencing his career in Finance and Accountancy recruitment. Over the last 13 years Nick has established a long track record of success and has played fundamental role in developing the Sheridan Maine brand across the South Coast. 

Unofficially: Nick is a family man and has two young sons and a daughter. He enjoys country walks, eating out and of course red wine. 


South Hampshire:

Burlington House, Botleigh Grange Business Park, Hedge End, Hampshire, SO30 2AF
Tel: +44 (0)2380 010 911


3 Trinity, 161 Old Christchurch Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH1 1JU
Tel: +44 (0)1202 970970