Rutherford Cross engaged to find key Edinburgh finance hires for iconic British brand, Hunter Boots.


Hunter is a British Heritage brand renowned for its iconic Original boot. Headquartered in Edinburgh with offices in London, New York and Dusseldorf, the brand builds on its heritage of almost 160 years, creating footwear and outerwear to protect from the weather and perform across all terrains.

In 2011, Searchlight Capital Partners became majority shareholders in the company with London-based brand management group Pentland also a significant shareholder. Under a newly formed senior management team, Hunter recently launched Hunter Original, a range of footwear, outerwear and knitwear, with a further brand category, Hunter Field, to be unveiled in Spring/Summer 2015. This brand diversification represents an exciting new era for the company, highlighted by the recent opening of its flagship Regent Street store in London, creating a strong platform for growth both in the UK and Internationally. To read more about the Hunter story please visit

Rutherford Cross is delighted to be working in partnership with Hunter to source the highest calibre finance professionals to help drive the business forward. We are currently managing a number of positions suitable for qualified Accountants looking to further develop their careers in Industry. We are interested to hear from ambitious and committed individuals with a strong track record of achievement both academically and professionally. Hunter is about to embark upon a significant journey and this growth can only be achieved through investing in people who display the credentials to meet the current and future needs of the business.

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To apply, have a confidential discussion, or to see a full Position Profile, please contact retained advisor Billy McCarthy at Rutherford Cross on [email protected] or 0131 603 8111.  Please note any direct or 3rd party applications will be passed to Rutherford Cross for review.

Retained advisors Rutherford Cross are a specialist search and selection firm focussed exclusively on senior finance appointments, working with leading organisations around the world to source the highest-calibre professionals.