Practice Director – Finance & Accounting

Does building a business within a business get you motivated? This internal Versique leadership role will be leading the effort to expand our consulting reach with a new practice while building relationships with Finance and Accounting leaders in Minnesota. Come join our team of seasoned professionals and launch your career with us!

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Job Description

Does building a business within a business get you motivated? This internal Versique leadership role will be leading the effort to expand our local finance and recruiting practice while building relationships with finance leaders in Minnesota. Come join our team of seasoned professionals and launch your career with us!

Voted a “Star Tribune Best Places to Work”, Versique is one of the largest talent staffing and recruiting firms in the Midwest, and specializes in Direct Hire, Executive Search and contract consulting. The firm’s team has more than 400 years of combined experience and has filled more than 1,000+ positions in Minnesota. The firm has a variety of specialists focusing in many areas including IT, HR, marketing, engineering/operations, finance/accounting, sales, CPG (consumer packaged goods), manufacturing, healthcare, commercial banking and executive retained search.
Versique offers experienced recruiters a platform like no other that includes the best resources/tools available, an incredible lead generation strategy through our internal marketing agency, PARQA, a top compensation structure and an experienced team that thrives on collaboration and sharing client relationships.
Versique is a rapidly growing, dynamic recruiting firm that has boasted double-digit sales increases since we have opened our doors. Our internal retention is 3x the industry average for agency recruiters due to our values, culture, and resources. We are currently building our business aggressively and are seeking experienced search experts and recruiters as we look to expand.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Set the strategic direction and grow the finance and accounting contract team in partnership with the existing finance and accounting search team
  • Build partnerships with Twin Cities based organizations through existing relationships or the cultivation of new connections through a variety of prospecting tactics
  • Identifying strong, diverse contracting talent by designing and executing creative sourcing strategies by partnering with senior level executives and hiring managers
  • Identify qualified project candidates based on relevant job criteria using internet resources, networking, and referrals
  • Establish and maintain strategic partnerships with hiring managers to be aware current and upcoming interim and project needs within finance and accounting
  • Candidate interview preparation to ensure an effective and informative interview process
  • Function as an intermediary between client and candidate during the interview process to effectively respond to issues and concerns
  • Quality control follow-up after the project placement to ensure the success of your finance contractors
  • To work collaboratively with the other practice areas within Versique to ensure the continued success of the firm and fulfillment of core values

Required Skills and Experience: 

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Minimum of 5 years relevant experience
  • Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills
  • An active network of local finance and accounting leaders
  • A self-starter with the ability to multi-task and work independently
  • Results and performance driven, and comfortable with working in a high achieving, collaborative environment
  • A passionate interest in providing professionals with a compelling career opportunity to advance their careers and companies with the human capital necessary to successfully execute strategic plans
 

Our Commitment To Our Team

  • Autonomy – Together, let us build a business plan and help you execute on it
  • Marketing Support – Our sister company, Parqa, specializes in Digital Marketing exclusively for the recruiting industry and helps build your brand, credibility and thought leadership in your area of expertise. Not to mention, drives a ton client leads to you.
  • Technology Support – Versique provides best-of-class technology and access to the best sourcing tools in the industry – we use Bullhorn for our CRM and ATS. Additionally, we provide a LinkedIn Recruiter license, sponsored ad slots on Linked-In and a various marketing automation campaigns, all fully integrated with Bullhorn.
  • Training Support – Continuous Improvement is a core value at Versique! From a structured onboarding training to weekly/monthly training sessions we strive to improve each day and provide countless opportunities for everyone on the team.
  • Collaboration – We selflessly share our networks across all practice areas, in fact, over 30% of our placements each year come from referrals from one practice area to another!
  • Flexibility – We get it, life is busy so we offer flexible work hours, summer hours and unlimited PTO!
  • Compensation – Base, bonus, and commission opportunities
  • Giving back – another one of our values – we have multiple causes we support and you have the opportunity to join the Volunteer committee and make an impact day one!
  • Fun! – another committee opportunity! Whether it’s a chili cook-off, lawn bowling or simply a company happy hour, we enjoy each other and provide plenty of events to get to know your team!

Compensation:  Competitive base salary + bonus potential + perks
Benefits:            Competitive health care coverage, 401(k) Match, PTO, etc.


Versique is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or veteran status, among other factors.

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