Careers - Available Opportunities

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Opportunities to Exit Public Accounting

Ready to exit public accounting?

We have opportunities with several of our clients targeting folks like you who are ready to transition into corporate roles:  public companies, privately held organizations, non-profits, law firms, technology giants and more.

If interested in being considered, please forward your most recent resume in Word format.  Let's then schedule a date/time for an introductory call to discuss exactly what you are targeting professionally.

Senior Financial Analyst

We are working with the President of a profitable organization located in Dulles, VA – a really great person to work with and for!  My firm placed both his VP and Snr Analyst…both very happy with their decision to join his team – offering big company benefits coupled with well-deserved bonus program.  The company is global, yet this North American Division is "right-sized” medium for the DC Market.

Director of Sales

Essential Search Partners is engaged in a search for a Director of Sales in the Dulles, VA Corridor for a growing, international manufacturer of tactical military countermeasures to both government and commercial clients.  This newly created position will report to the VP of Engineering and lead a team.

Senior Accountant - Start Up!

We are targeting an Experienced Accountant for a private equity backed start-up headquartered in Rosslyn.  I am working directly with the CFO, continuing to build his dynamic team – looking for a strong second hand for his Controller.  I have known and worked with this CFO for over 15 years:  smart, driven, considerate and a very good leader.

Accounting Manager

Essential Search Partners is engaged in the search for an experienced Accounting Manager with one of our premier clients headquartered in Northern Virginia.  Our client is an award-winning technology firm looking to hire fun entrepreneurial attitudes without the ego!  You will be part of a best-in-class team of finance professionals – we are targeting an experienced and exceptionally talented individual to fill this critical position. 

Director of Human Resources

Essential Search Partners is engaged in the search for a Director of Human Resources with one of our premier clients headquartered in Tysons Corner - a start-up, fast-paced, high-growth technology driven organization.  This is a newly created position for the first Human Resources professional of the company reporting directly to senior executive management.

You will be responsible for creating and directing the firm-wide human resources programs and policies in the areas of professional staff recruiting, employee relations, professional development and training and compliance.  We are targeting a business partner comfortable with high-level exposure to senior-level executives operating in a fast-paced technology company.

Director of Finance

Essential Search Partners is engaged in the exclusive search for a Director of Finance with our venture backed client headquartered in Arlington.  You will partner with the CFO to build and lead a dynamic team.  This role will focus on understanding and owning the financials as they relate to the business operations.

We are looking for an experienced and exceptionally talented individual with experience in a venture backed organization to fill this critical position.  You will direct all general accounting and reporting, responsible for a range of financial activities and initiatives at the company including maintaining and improving the corporate accounting system, overall management of corporate fiscal records, implementing financial policies and procedures, preparing monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements.   

We are targeting a leader comfortable in delivering results to both Executives and Investors with the ability to walk through the financials with confidence.  This is a newly created position due to growth:  targeting a heads-down, roll-up-your sleeves, get-it-done professional.

Manager of Revenue

Essential Search Partners is engaged in the search for a Manager of Revenue to join a team of professionals in a best-in-class finance organization for a publicly traded company headquartered in Northern Virginia.  We are looking for an experienced and exceptionally talented individual to fill this critical position.  Reporting directly to the Senior Manager, you will be responsible for a wide range of financial activities and initiatives.

Come join a highly successful company in growth mode - become part of an organization recognized for their exceptional working environment and competitive salary packages.  This is a highly visible position with a wide variety of responsibility.  You will work closely with the senior corporate accounting team, and as such will provide a strong platform for growth and development.

Accounting Manager to $100K

Essential Search is engaged in a search for an Accounting Manager to help lead a $100m accounting department of a growing non-profit in Northern Virginia.  This quality organization has created this position due to growth.  The Accounting Manager will report to the Controller and work closely with them to establish world-class Accounting Department.

Our client offers a rewarding employee experience: innovative culture, professional growth potential, competitive compensation and an exceptional benefits package, including a defined contribution pension plan, 403(b); generous paid time off package; insurance plans with the leading providers; flexible spending; tuition reimbursement; training opportunities; and wellness reimbursement.

Assistant Controller

Essential Search Partners is engaged in a search for an Assistant Controller with a global, best in class, DC based law firm. This newly created position is for an experienced professional services leader who excels and managing staff (3 direct reports) in a growing, fast paced environment.