(one's) face fits

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(one's) face fits

One is particularly suited to or has the necessary qualities for a specific role, task, organization, etc. The move makes sense—her face definitely fits at the LA-based tech firm. Many feel his face fits as the political party's new leader.
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someone's face fits

someone has the necessary qualities for something.
1992 Looks My face fits and I've got the job!
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It's just about working my way back in again." SPEEDWAY: Sam Masters reckons his face fits at Edinburgh after landing a move through Facebook.
Shay's face didn't fit at Manchester City at the time but he's come here and his face fits and we're reaping the rewards of a great buy in the summer."
The FAI intend to meet the former England manager to ascertain whether his face fits.
I just don't think his face fits at Ibrox, same as Thomas Buffel."
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Hamilton signed for Terry Butcher's side in January and reckons he's finally founda place where his face fits.