Recruiting Associate

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PFM Executive Search
March 21, 2018
Vancouver, Canada
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PFM Executive Search is one of Canada’s largest and most successful boutique executive search firms. We serve an elite portfolio of clients in Western Canada and have international reach through our Panorama Global Search Partners. With 25 years in the business, we are one of the most established firms in the market. Our team of 15 is highly professional, team oriented, diverse in background and experience, and a lot of fun. We work extremely hard and we celebrate success as a team.

Working in a project team-based environment, the Recruiting Associate supports a truly diverse roster of clients throughout Western Canada, and is responsible for prospecting, sourcing and assessing top talent across multiple professions and functional areas. You will use your strong prospecting skills and natural curiosity to uncover the best of the best for PFM’s clients, leveraging technology as well as pure proactive research. You are accountable to your PFM project teams as well as the firm’s clients, working both autonomously and collaboratively to reach outstanding results. The work is fast-paced and no two days are the same.

As the ideal candidate, you are a quick study, tenacious in your approach, and have a natural inclination toward outstanding customer service. You have an interest in the business and political landscape and have an ability to connect the dots and synthesize information effectively and efficiently. You are self-sufficient and can effectively manage your desk and use technology, and are comfortable meeting deadlines in a time-sensitive, project-based environment. You are an incredible communicator – both in writing and verbally – and you are comfortable reaching out to and speaking with senior business executives.

To support you in your success, you have a minimum of 2 – 5 years of work experience in recruitment, fund development, journalism or public relations, or sales. Your experience is ideally augmented by an undergraduate degree.

If you are interested in joining our dynamic, high-performing team, please submit a cover letter and resume to Allison Rzen, Shelina Esmail and Brittany Stansfield at

PFM Executive Search
Tel 604.689.9970 | Toll-Free 1.800.864.9970
Suite 510–999 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, BC V6C 2W2

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