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    United States of America

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    Joe Carbone

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Eastward Partners is a venture-backed, early-stage Executive Search and Human Capital Consulting firm in New York City focused on delivering in high growth markets across the U.S. Eastward delivers talent acquisition solutions that lead to immediate and sustainable results within Management Consulting, Advisory, Private Equity and Portfolio Companies. We bring our solutions to market through three strategic brands: Eastward Search, Eastward Advisory and Eastward Insights.

As Eastward Partners continues its growth plan in 2022, we are expanding our firm and looking to connect with entrepreneurial spirited candidates that share our passion for client engagement, business development and socially responsible disruption of the status quo.

We are searching for a Director to join the team, either remotely or in one of our office locations: New York City or Miami. This is a newly created position which, over time, will progress into a Principal role with an opportunity to run a market segment; the foundation for building and scaling a team with future revenue streams.

As a Director and part of Eastward’s growing team your responsibilities are as follows:

  • Partner with our clients on complex and wide-ranging mandates, understanding their needs and partnering effectively to identify and enact creative solutions, working with management to construct an appropriate hiring plan to suit the clients’ needs.

  • Play a key role in the Origination, Delivery and Execution of Search and Human Capital assignments. This will involve: client liaison, project management of client deliverables, identifying and engaging prospective clients and candidates, coordinating and managing the client project both internally and externally.

  • Create and implement marketing strategies, using technology, innovative solutions, talent acquisition efforts by leveraging effective sourcing and prospecting techniques.

  • Lead a team in identifying, screening, interviewing and nurturing key relationships with prospective talent and market contacts, cultivating a network of potential-business relationships.

  • Leading Search assignments: scoping the engagement, leading the identification and engagement of prospective candidates, assessing the candidates against appropriate criteria and effectively manage on-going communications, interviews and offers to secure top talent.

  • Partner with senior leaders within the firm to forecast and develop plans for key staffing initiatives, while tracking and reporting key metrics designed to measure staffing activity.

  • Commit to continual learning and development, including leading new employee training and other key, related areas across the firm to successfully execute on the overall vision of the firm.

  • Contribute to the firms’ growth through client and candidate acquisition, developing and rolling out marketing initiatives and high-quality content.


  • Bachelor’s degree along with 5+ years of Executive Search or recruitment experience.

  • Strong theoretical understanding and some practical/demonstrated ability to recruit and/or project manage search work at various levels.

  • Entrepreneurial drive with a pragmatic, accountable attitude on getting things done.

  • Excellent attention to detail with strong follow-up and client relationship building skills.

  • Quick learner as well as strong organizational, analytical and communication skills.

  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience of market-building: curating a network of professional relationships with proven capability in sales and securing new work. Demonstrated experience in successfully originating, identifying, and closing recruitment and/or search assignments.

  • Deep knowledge of effective sourcing practices and use of technology along with other key processes within the recruitment lifecycle.

  • Competitive, will-to-win mindset, a positive attitude and desire to have fun!

Eastward Partners looks for future-minded individuals who are passionate about being experts in their field and growing a business. With us you can expect to see the business grow by over 200% in the next 5 years and be one of the leading Advisory businesses in the USA.