Mackenzie Jones Executive is fundamentally built on relationships and experience within the FMCG and Consumer sectors. Our executive search partners collectively have over 50 years’ experience and have gained a strong reputation for being experts in their field with a comprehensive senior network spanning as many decades. 


Our trusted and meaningful relationships across FMCG and Consumer markets sets us apart in Executive Search.  As industry specialists, Mackenzie Jones Executive offers invaluable insight into what attracts top talent including behavioural and cultural fit; and have invested time and resource in building and retaining a trusted network of professionals operating as both permanent and interim executives.


Driven by relationships and customised solutions across both executive and mid-market talent, The Jones Group have merged the values, experience, culture and calibre from both Beatty Jones and Mackenzie Jones to support The Jones Groups focus on creating and communicating a simplified customer proposition. 


Our Approach to Executive Search


Mackenzie Jones Executive values a truly relationship led approach. Combining search experience with unrivalled knowledge, insights and trusted networks, which adds value to a collaborative partnership.

We go above and beyond the search and selection model and offer tailored talent solutions. We achieve this by immersing ourselves into the culture, brand and values and consider all the options, identifying the solution - not always the most obvious one. 

Our approach comes from experience and integrity; we understand our clients, we understand their needs and our true 'outside the box' thinking offers a fresh perspective. We guide organisations to an individual, or set of qualities and skills perhaps they hadn’t previously considered.

Our Specialisms

We are predominantly an executive search partner for FMCG Consumer Brands, both premium and industry disruptors across the food and drinks industry. We also have a globally diverse customer base, spanning a number of sectors, who are seeking to attract FMCG talent both permanent and interim. Our network spans a multitude of skill sets from Marketing, Sales, Category to Insights and eCommerce and Digital.

Examples of assignments completed:

  • Managing Director / General Manager
  • Marketing Director
  • eCommerce Director
  • Sales Director / Commercial Director
  • Interim Marketing Director
  • Operations Director
  • Brand Director
  • Category Director
  • Strategy Director
  • Insights Director
  • Interim Digital Director

​Whether you are looking to conduct an executive search for a senior professional either on an interim basis or permanent within the consumer industry, or seeking your next executive role, we can help. Our Executive Search expertise in the food and drinks industry is unrivalled and we’d love to share that with you. Get in touch today.

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MJ Executive Search - Candidate Experience Commercial Director, FMCG

When working with Mackenzie Jones Executive it feels like we are in together, a working partnership to achieve the right result for the busi...

MJ Executive Search - Allied Bakeries Helen Byrne, HR Director, Allied Bakeries

There is clear desire and passion to find the right match not just any match between candidate and role. Nikki takes the time to truly under...

MJ Executive Search - Fox's Biscuits Angie Mcguirk, Head of HR, Fox's Biscuits

Our relationship with Mackenzie Jones Executive from day one has been extremely approachable and professional

MJ Executive Search - Twinings Bridget Marshall, HR Director, Twinings

Mackenzie Jones Executive are structured, efficient and extremely timely when communicating, which is really important as we’re all busy.

MJ Executive Search - Compass Group John Carlin, Business Development Director, Compass

Mackenzie Jones Executive was a true partner throughout the process of applying for my current role.

MJ Executive Search - Patak's Chris Heyn, Brand Director, Patak's

I would highly recommend Paul and the team for those looking for a new role or those seeking a new team member. Highly skilled, highly profe...

MJ Executive Search - BP Castrol Susan Frame, Global Strategy, BP Castrol

Mackenzie Jones Executive, and especially Nikki Blackhurst, are the very embodiment of fantastic customer service!

MJ Executive Search - Candidate Experience Simran Sablok, Marketing Director, Fox's Biscuits