Executive Recuiter

  • Location
    Deerfield, Illinois
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

We are hiring an Executive Recruiter to join our Parker and Lynch Deerfield team! In this role you will be responsible for the creation and execution of strategies and plans to recruit accounting and finance professionals in the Greater Chicago area. You will be a part of a collaborative, and diverse team of professionals in a highly fast paced environment. We offer an excellent training program to help establish a foundation in recruiting and a competitive salary/commission plan.

Primary Responsibilities of the Executive Recruiter:

  • Create and manage a network of Accounting & Finance candidates
  • Facilitate interviews and provide mentorship for job seekers
  • Develop a client base of accounting and finance hiring managers by researching, prospecting, direct marketing, and client presentations


  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Minimum of 2+ years of professional experience, ideally in one of the following areas: accounting, finance, or business operations. Recruiting industry experience is not required.
  • Candidates should have a strong desire to work in a consultative culture with a lot of autonomy.
  • Applicants must have a general understanding of corporate accounting and finance.
  • Excellent business acumen and strong written and verbal communication skills are required.
  • Ability to research and negotiate


  • Competitive base pay with performance incentives
  • Strong training program
  • A culture that emphasizes a healthy work-life balance
  • 19 days of PTO in your first year, 1 free volunteer day to give back to the community and paid holidays
  • Up to $400 reimbursement per year for gym memberships, weight loss programs or entry fees for races.  
  • Medical, Vision, Dental insurance
  • 401k with employer match 

If career opportunities in business development and/or staffing interest you,  apply today or e-mail resumes to Alexis.bokos@parkerlynch.com.