Director - Finance & Accounting Search
Nik Viale has been working in recruiting since 2012, including most notably 5 years as a Recruiting Manager with a leading, global firm. He has direct Finance & Accounting experience that includes an early career in public accounting with a top Florida CPA firm, as well as experience working for a top 30 national firm.
After his accounting career, Nik transitioned into recruiting to apply the insights he gained and real-world knowledge of Finance & Accounting. He is proud of his over 5 years in public accounting and the educational foundation that he offers to the clients & candidates he serves, directly contributing to Nik’s success. This on-the-ground experience provides Nik credibility with both the candidates and clients he supports. The fact that he was once in the same exact shoes as the people he works with gives him a deep understanding of the Finance & Accounting landscape, and skills needed to create a positive impact for an organization.
Throughout his recruiting career, Nik has worked on a range of placements from staff accountant to Controller, as well as CFO level and leadership roles. He has experience servicing an array of industries and every size business, from small to middle market companies in the process of scaling up, to billion dollar publicly traded corporations.
Nik holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Florida State University, and a master’s degree in Taxation from Florida Atlantic University. He supports the Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, Humane Society, and other local animal rescues. He is passionate about helping children in need as well as animals. Nik is a big dog lover and owner of 2 rescue pets.