Manager - Finance & Accounting Search
Matthew Schillings is a Manager in the Finance and Accounting Search Division at StevenDouglas, based out of New York City. Since 2011, Matt has served clients across the Financial Services industry with a focus on the Alternative Investments space. His client base includes Private Equity firms, Hedge Funds, Family Offices, Real Estate, Tech Start Ups, and Fortune 500 organizations. His main area of expertise has been the placement of Accounting, Tax, Finance along with Middle and Front Office professionals.
Matt began his career as a direct-hire recruiter for a Global Company, spending 2 years building out their Accounting and Finance structure. Matt then switched to the client service side of the business where he was Manager of Recruiting for a top New Jersey based staffing firm, focusing on the placement of professionals in Financial Services organizations and Fortune 500 companies on the permanent and interim resource side. Five years later he became a Director at a top boutique Financial Services Recruiting firm in NYC, where he helped to build their New York and New Jersey office. He joined StevenDouglas to help lead the firm’s expanding presence and meet growing client demand in the Greater New York City area.
Matt has built a reputation of trust and hard work with all of the clients and candidates that he has and still represents. He takes the time to listen to what an organization needs or what a candidate is looking for and deploys resources effectively to service tasks at hand. A list of recommendations is listed on his LinkedIn profile highlighting several of the people he has helped through the years.
Matt holds a BA Degree in Communications from Loyola University Maryland where he played Lacrosse and Hockey.