Employer FAQ

Q: What type of firms, locations and positions do you represent?
A: We actively recruit for finance jobs in the financial services industry and other diversified companies in addition to assisting start-up businesses. Our client base consists of foreign/international, commercial, community and regional banks, accounting firms, luxury goods, wealth management advisers, asset-based lenders, software companies, consulting organizations, legal firms, as well as other diversified companies from around the U.S. and overseas. We fill positions at all levels, from chief executive officer to administrative support positions—in addition to providing interim management, consulting and temporary staff.

Q: What is your fee structure?
A: Our fee structure is competitive. We offer several arrangements – contingency, retainer and exclusive contingency. Our temporary and consulting services are based on hourly or project-based rates. All fees and temporary/consulting rates will be agreed upon prior to engagement of our services.

Q: How do I list a search, open position or temporary consulting need?
A: Call one of our senior account executives at (212)566-7600. Alternatively, you may email an inquiry to lenadams@acgresources.com or email any of our account executives for an IMMEDIATE response.

Q: Why should I work with Adams Consulting Group?
A: ACG has over 100 years of combined recruiting experience. Our staff is made up of financial services recruitment specialists who understand the challenges faced by hiring managers. As a result of our experience and industry exposure, we maintain one of the largest proprietary databases of active and passive candidates available. In addition, we utilize state-of-the-art sourcing technology. We are active members of the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists, the National Association of Personnel Services, the American Staffing Association, and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.

Q: How confidentially will my requirement be treated?
A: At ACG, the confidentiality of our client is of utmost importance. As such, when representing a client requirement, our client’s name is never identified until the client expresses an interest in a specific candidate. We never refer a resume to a client unless we have had a detailed discussion with that candidate. That is a promise.

Q: Is there an advantage for employers to use our services when hiring permanent or temporary employees?
A: ACG uses state-of-the-art technology to systematically match and assess the exact needs of our clients. Our professional team eliminates all the guessing work needed to find the perfect candidate for a desired position. Not only do we save the client time, but we also screen through thousands of potential candidates to find the best available applicant for the job.

Q: How long will it take to find an employee for you?
A: At ACG, we assess every client and candidate differently. Based on the needs and specifications set forth by our client, the time frame often varies. Because we are committed to sending the most qualified applicants to your company, the turnover rate is never set in stone.