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Omaha Employers are eager to hire public accounting talent!

Omaha’s current unemployment sits at 2.4% and the unemployment rate within the accounting field is much lower.  Many Hemphill clients have expressed interest in hiring individuals with experience in public accounting in 2018!

 

Stepping into private industry gives you significant operational experience that you won’t receive in a public accounting firm, often making you significantly more marketable in the years ahead than candidates who stay in public. 

 

Positions that Hemphill has helped public accounting alums secure include the following:

 

  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Corporate Controller
  • Assistant Controller
  • Numerous opportunities in Corporate Tax and Internal Audit
  • Accounting, Financial Planning & Analysis and Corporate Strategy roles
  • Business consulting, sales and marketing positions
  • Smaller CPA firms where you split time between audit, tax and outsourced CFO roles for several clients

 

Due to the intense demand of public accounting skillsets, our clients have “upped their game” when attracting public accountants:

 

  • Excellent compensation packages including a significant step up when making a change and future promotions as good or better than at a CPA firm
  • Fantastic work-life balance and as much flexibility as is needed including part-time, flex time and work from home opportunities
  • Ability to interview outside of work hours or on weekends to accommodate your exhausting schedule

 

The Hemphill team would like to meet you!  Help us understand your technical skills, career goals, and we believe we can help you improve your quality of life exponentially! 

 

Get in touch with Jeff Kovar, Steve Getzfrid, or Amber Velasquez on a confidential basis to make a positive impact on your life and career!

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Jeff Kovar

402-334-4800 ext. 216

jkovar@hemphillsearch.com

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    Jeff has more than 10 years of experience within accounting and financial recruiting. A key factor in Jeff's success is his passion to build long-standing relationships while focused on an in-depth understanding of the strengths, interests, and career goals of each individual he works with. Jeff takes pride in his role, and knows that helping an individual step up to a position where they are focused on their strengths, while having the opportunity to grow professionally, are key factors in identifying the "right match." "It is incredibly rewarding to know that we have helped make a real difference in the life of an individual when we place them into a company where they are well positioned for success, happiness, and career growth."

    Jeff understands that the biggest factor contributing to the success of a leader is their ability to identify, hire, develop, and retain high quality employees. Jeff is tenacious in his recruitment and careful while selecting individuals who will be successful and happy in their new position long-term. It is all about the "right match" so, Jeff pushes himself to make sure that the companies and the individuals we assist have found the right solution!

    Jeff graduated from Millard South High School where he played basketball and was active in student council. Jeff had fun while investing six years coaching youth basketball in the Omaha Parochial Athletic League and the Millard Junior High feeder league. Jeff studied Pre-Law at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, and then transferred to Creighton where he switched his major to Organizational Communication. Prior to joining Hemphill Search Group, Jeff worked in corporate foreign currency exchange, with Travelex and Custom House, who are both now owned by Western Union Business Solutions.

    Jeff and his wife Jenny grew up in Omaha and met while in High School. They are very active and enjoy playing golf, traveling, and cheering the Cornhusker Football and Basketball teams, and they are also enthusiastic Creighton Basketball fans. Jeff and Jenny have a young and growing family, with son Connor, and daugthers Kate and Grace.

Jeff has more than 10 years of experience within accounting and financial recruiting. A key factor in Jeff's success is his passion to build long-standing relationships while focused on an in-depth understanding of the strengths, interests, and career goals of each individual he works with. Jeff takes pride in his role, and knows that helping an individual step up to a position where they are focused on their strengths, while having the opportunity to grow professionally, are key factors in identifying the "right match." "It is incredibly rewarding to know that we have helped make a real difference in the life of an individual when we place them into a company where they are well positioned for success, happiness, and career growth."

Jeff understands that the biggest factor contributing to the success of a leader is their ability to identify, hire, develop, and retain high quality employees. Jeff is tenacious in his recruitment and careful while selecting individuals who will be successful and happy in their new position long-term. It is all about the "right match" so, Jeff pushes himself to make sure that the companies and the individuals we assist have found the right solution!

Jeff graduated from Millard South High School where he played basketball and was active in student council. Jeff had fun while investing six years coaching youth basketball in the Omaha Parochial Athletic League and the Millard Junior High feeder league. Jeff studied Pre-Law at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, and then transferred to Creighton where he switched his major to Organizational Communication. Prior to joining Hemphill Search Group, Jeff worked in corporate foreign currency exchange, with Travelex and Custom House, who are both now owned by Western Union Business Solutions.

Jeff and his wife Jenny grew up in Omaha and met while in High School. They are very active and enjoy playing golf, traveling, and cheering the Cornhusker Football and Basketball teams, and they are also enthusiastic Creighton Basketball fans. Jeff and Jenny have a young and growing family, with son Connor, and daugthers Kate and Grace.

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