Senior Recruitment Consultant
in St. John's, NL

St. John's, NL
Full-time - Permanent
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Competition Number: 17131

Highly respected as Atlantic Canada's only specialist recruitment firms focusing on the placement of finance, accounting and administrative professionals, Accountant Staffing and Administrative Staffing have been operating in Nova Scotia since 2002. Following our recent growth to New Brunswick, we are now excited to announce our expansion to Newfoundland and Labrador. As a result, we are looking for a Senior Recruitment Consultant (SRC) to work from our office in St. John's.

A key member of the leadership team, the SRC will play an instrumental role building our brand and managing all accounting and administrative search assignments in the Province. Developing relationships with business owners, Executive Directors, Finance professionals and HR Managers, the SRC will source potential candidates and use their expertise to match the ideal candidate with the role.

Specifically, you will build a robust database by pro-actively identifying and screening top-performing candidates. You will meet with clients to understand their business operations, corporate culture and workforce requirements. Working collaboratively with clients and candidates, you will persistently work to find the best candidate for the role. Additionally, through developing strong relationships with clients, you may be called upon to advise and assist with any/all aspects of the hiring process such as interviewing, salary negotiations, preparing offers, placement documents and background checks.

As the ideal candidate, you bring enthusiasm and passion combined with an innate ability to understand people and their fit within an organization and it's culture. You excel in a client-service environment and enjoy helping individuals and businesses succeed. Detail-oriented with above average writing and communication skills, you are comfortable using on-line databases and social media.

You are familiar with basic accounting concepts and have knowledge of accounting and administrative roles and responsibilities in organizations. In addition, you have a solid understanding of recruiting and human resource professional standards. Relevant post-secondary education and experience is required.

This is a permanent position offering a competitive benefits and compensation package commensurate with experience and qualifications. Our culture promotes respect, honesty and trust, while having fun within a strong team environment.
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If this opportunity isn't quite a match to your career interests, our Consultant & Partner managing this opportunity, Gillian A. Pendlebury, CPHR [email protected], would welcome a conversation about your career interests and the local job market.

Accountant Staffing is Atlantic Canada's only specialist recruitment firm focusing exclusively on the placement of accounting and finance professionals. Organizations use the services of Accountant Staffing to fill a variety of roles from Junior Accountant to Chief Financial Officer. For more information about Accountant Staffing or to view additional positions, please visit our website at

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About Accountant Staffing

A little bit about us

Accountant Staffing is the only specialist recruitment firm in Atlantic Canada focusing on accounting and finance positions. We assist Nova Scotian employers with junior to senior level and temporary or permanent staffing requirements. So whatever your staffing requirements from Junior Accounting Clerk to CFO — we are here to help.

Established in 2002, Accountant Staffing is based in Halifax, Nova Scotia and offers recruitment services throughout Nova Scotia. Our Consultants have current knowledge in every aspect of the accounting market in Nova Scotia and have developed relationships with accounting professionals throughout our province and beyond.

Our business is people. We listen carefully to employers and candidates to understand their needs so that we can match the skills, experience and goals of our candidates with the exact requirements of the employer. It's all about "fit".

What types of roles do we fill?

We focus on junior, intermediate and senior level accounting positions throughout Nova Scotia. Examples of roles we recruit for include (but are not limited to):

SENIOR: CFO, VP Finance, Director of Finance, Controller, Accounting Manager, Assistant Controller, Senior level Accountant, Internal Auditor, Financial Analyst and Budget Analyst, Financial Reporting Officer

INTERMEDIATE: General Accountant, Property Accountant, Bookkeeper, Office Manager, Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable Supervisor, Payroll Specialist, Part-time Bookkeeper

JUNIOR: Accounting Clerks, Accounting Technician, Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable Specialist, Payroll Clerk, Tax Clerk, Data Entry Clerk

Check out our sister company Administrative Staffing for other opportunities.

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