Functional Roles


At four pillars talent, we work with companies across the nation to identify, attract, hire and retain accounting, finance and human resources professionals from middle management up through the C-Suite level on a retained and engaged basis. In addition to management and executive level direct hires, we specialize in succession planning and confidential searches.  We assist with other functional roles on a case by case basis and have experience in areas such as: Engineering, Operations, Information Technology, Legal, Sales, Marketing, AI/Machine Learning, Data Analytics, Construction, Project Management, Supply Chain, Vendor Management, Medical Doctors/Surgeons, Clinical Research, etc. Below are a few examples of roles we commonly recruit for:


  • Chief Accounting Officer

  • VP of Accounting

  • Controller | Assistant Controller

  • Director of Technical Accounting 

  • Director | Manager of SEC Financial Reporting

  • Corporate Accounting Manager

  • Fund Controller | Fund Accountant

  • Plant Controller | Cost Accounting Manager

  • Senior Accountant


  • Chief Audit Executive

  • VP of Internal Audit

  • Director of Internal Audit

  • Internal Audit Manager

  • Assurance | External Audit Manager

  • Senior Internal Auditor

  • Senior Financial Risk & Controls Associate


  • Chief Financial Officer

  • VP of Finance

  • VP of Investor Relations

  • Director of Financial Planning and Analysis

  • Finance Manager

  • Treasurer | Treasury Manager

  • Senior Financial Analyst

  • Mergers & Acquisitions Manager

  • Pricing and Valuation Managers


  • Chief Tax Officer

  • VP of Tax | Tax Director

  • International Tax Manager

  • Tax Manager

  • State and Local Tax Manager

  • Sales & Use Tax Manager

  • Senior Tax Accountant

Human Resources

  • Chief Human Resources Officer

  • Chief People Officer

  • Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer

  • Chief Learning Officer

  • VP & Director of HR

  • Head of Talent Acquisition / Management

  • Director of HR Safety & Labor Relations

  • Director of Compensation & Benefits

  • HRIS Director

  • Director of Recruiting

  • HR Business Partner


Industries We Serve


We assist with many of the roles above across all industries with public and privately held companies, non-profit organizations and government agencies. We do not limit our searches to specific industries. Below are some of the industries that we serve:

  • Financial Services (Banking | Asset Management | FinTech | Crypto | Insurance)

  • Industrial (Manufacturing | Automotive | Distribution/Logistics | Energy | Natural Resources | Defense)  

  • Consumer (CPG | Retail | Entertainment | Hospitality)

  • Healthcare | Life Sciences (Biotech & Pharma)

  • Real Estate | Construction

  • Public Service (Education | Government | Nonprofit)

  • Technology (Blockchain) | Media | Telecommunications

  • Private Equity

  • Professional Services