Accounting and Finance Recruiter

Chicago, IL

Industry: Internal - Recruiting

Recruiter / Resource Specialist

 Accountable Search, now a division of BG Staffing, Inc. (a publicly traded company) is seeking experienced Recruiter and Resource Professional in our Chicago Loop office.


Accountable Search is hiring and growing! We are a premiere staffing firm that has provided top talent for over 23 years. We specialize in providing professionals to companies on a contract, project management, consulting and a direct hire basis. With years of expertise in Accounting and Finance we pride ourselves in a consultative approach understanding our client’s needs. In 2017 we were acquired by BG Staffing, a multi-million dollar public company headquartered in Plano, TX giving us national exposure.

Currently, we are looking for a focused and results-oriented professional to join us as we expand our operations in the Chicago Loop. Focusing your time on the recruitment and retention function for the firm, you will focus on supporting the client services team, delivering consulting professionals for projects and contract assignments along with prospective candidates for direct hire placements. Our ideal candidate should have impeccable project management and multi-tasking skills with the ability to communicate with senior-level professionals. A technical background in the accounting or finance field is preferred as you interview professionals and assess their skills sets for our clients. If you are a self-confident, motivated person with a strong work ethic and excellent communication skills – and you enjoy a fast-paced team-driven environment – please apply below.

Job Summary 

As a Recruitment and Resource Specialist, your responsibilities will include:

Primary responsibility is to provide recruiting and retention support. You will pre-evaluate and schedule interviews, leverage social media, job boards and network with alliances to source consultants. Participation in professional industry associations to increase our presence within the local finance and accounting, along with legal and HR community is an important part of this role. Build rapport with consultants in the field to ensure retention, communicate to ensure timelines are being met, work with client service directors to discuss leads and other opportunities within engagements.




Accounting or Finance degree preferred

MBA and/or CPA highly desirable

Minimum of 2+ years' professional accounting experience and/or recruiting for a professional services firm

Successful candidates will have excellent recruiting, communication and project management, and solid organizational skills

Extensive experience and understanding of social media as a recruitment tool

Possess strong computer skills to mine data in internal and external databases


Top Reasons to Work for Accountable Search:

  • EXCITING CAREER OPPORTUNITIES WITH AN INDUSTRY LEADER – Our more than 23-year history of success and strong client relationships provide a level of stability few companies can match. 
    •PERFORMANCE = REWARD – We offer exceptional earning potential and a competitive benefits package, including a base salary and monthly performance-based bonuses, paid time off as well as group health, life and disability insurance, and a 401(k) plan. 
    •TOOLS FOR SUCCESS – We provide world-class training, client relationship management tools and advanced technology to help you succeed. As part of BG Staffing, a multi-million dollar staffing entity, collaboration and strategy exists across multiple verticals. 
    •RESPECTED ORGANIZATION – Parent company, BG Staffing was recently named by Staffing Industry Analyst as Fasted Growing Companies 2015 as well as Largest Staffing Company 2015 and Dallas Business Journal Top 50 Middle Market Employers 2015, 2nd Largest Staffing Firm in North Texas by Dallas Business Journal


Are you looking for an exciting new opportunity with competitive earning potential? If you are seeking a rewarding, challenging and dynamic environment, we invite you to apply today!

Maren Chan
Staffing Manager

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