Functional Roles

At four pillars talent, we work with companies across the nation to identify, attract, hire and retain accounting, finance, audit and tax professionals from high performing individual contributors to middle management up through the C-Suite level on a retained and engaged basis. In addition to management and executive level direct hires, we assist with succession planning and confidential searches. We assist with other functional roles on a case by case basis and have experience in areas such as: Human Resources, Operations, Information Technology, Legal, Sales, Marketing, Risk, Compliance, Engineering, 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 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 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 Tax Officer

VP of Tax | Tax Director

International Tax Manager

Tax Manager

State and Local Tax Manager

Sales & Use Tax Manager

Senior Tax Accountant

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