Human Resources

Human Resources


Talent is the crux of business success: through the acquisition and retention of the right human capital, Human Resources executives are the gatekeepers to driving business objectives.

The Human Resources Practice at JW Michaels & Co. demonstrates excellence and precision when making placements for our clients. High standards and an extensive knowledge of the space allow us to present candidates that facilitate positive development within company environments, expedite office efficiency, and maintain overall organization.

Our candidates

Human resources jobs involve every aspect of an employer’s workforce and each specialty requires a different knowledge base, which is why we recognize the importance of delivering candidates with a diverse set of skills, including project coordination, support and maintenance of HR activities, and the ability to answer important questions. By virtue of these qualifications, our candidates include those who are highly proficient in handling Talent Acquisition, Learning & Development, Compensation and Benefits, HR Information Systems (HRIS), and Employee Relations. For Senior HR executive placements, our consultants present candidates who are qualified to lead, have the agility to adapt, and possess the credibility and advisory skills to partner with their companies’ leadership teams.

JW Michaels also specializes in mid to C-level search with expertise in Accounting and Finance, Information Technology and Security, Investment Professionals, Law Firm Associates, Partners and Groups, Legal and Compliance and Regulatory Affairs, and Legal Staffing.

JW Michaels & Co. is an executive search firm dedicated to serving the specialized recruiting needs of top-tier financial services, legal, technology and business institutions.

Crain’s NY Business consistently ranks JW Michaels in the top 10 Executive Recruiting Firms – with good reason. We get results.



JW Michaels is headquartered in New York City, with teams based in Atlanta, Austin, Chicago, Denver, Greenville, and Houston.

For general inquiries please contact Jillian McElroy 646-624-2305