St Louis Accounting Executive Search


St. Louis Accounting Executive Recruiters



For more than a decade, the Reaction Search St. Louis Accounting Executive Job Search Specialty Team has provided its accounting clients with superior accounting talent acquisitions by matching top accounting professionals with employers in the St. Louis, Missouri Metro Area.

Whether you are seeking a CEO or to build an entire accounting team virtually overnight, Reaction Search St. Louis Accounting executive recruiters is the answer; we connect time-strapped employers with talented accounting candidates.

Our highly trained international recruiters have real-world accounting experience and insight, making them the best suited for conducting financial executive recruiting to enhance the staffing infrastructure in both private and public organizations.

The St. Louis Accounting Executive Staffing Specialty Teams provides executive placement services for clients in the Advertising, Biotechnology, Banking, Business Services, Information Technology, Construction, Consumer Products, Computer Software & Hardware, Finance, Human Resources, Healthcare, Insurance, Industrial, Legal, Marketing, Technology, Manufacturing, Medical, Outsourcing, Pharmaceutical, and Telecommunications industries.

Our Accounting Recruiting Company team specializes in:
  • Chief Financial Officers
  • SVP or VP level Financial Managers
  • Mergers and Acquisition Specialists
  • International Accountants
  • Controllers
  • Tax Managers
  • Consulting Managers
  • Accounts Payable Managers
  • Accounts Receivable Managers
  • Payroll Managers
  • Financial Analysts
  • Forensic Accountants
  • Senior Accountants
  • Cost Accountants
  • Procurement Managers


A Nationwide Accounting Recruitment Agency Network in St. Louis, MO:

As a nationwide accounting executive search firm with an expansive network of professional accounting executive recruiters located in most major cities across the nation, Reaction Search and its accounting recruiters in St. Louis are dedicated to identifying, evaluating, recruiting, and delivering the highest-caliber accounting professionals by utilizing an established process in matching and delivering high-caliber accounting candidates, who are prepared to begin contributing to your company immediately, with positions that fit their unique skill set.

What sets RSI’s St. Louis Headhunters apart from others?

One of the many dimensions that make our accounting recruiters truly unique is the fact that they are accounting executive industry insiders. Our St. Louis accounting executive placement firm has people who have actually worked in the positions for which they now recruit talent. With this unique insight and perspective, they are better equipped to deliver search results that continue to uphold and ensure our firm’s consistently high retention rates within the St. Louis Accounting Executive Recruiting Agency.

Because our St. Louis headhunters are familiar with the key St. Louis accounting players and the “ins and outs” of the St. Louis accounting field, they know the questions to ask, and are able to quickly and effectively assess candidate competency. These insights amongst other dimensions enable our St. Louis accounting recruiters to consistently recruit premium accounting candidates These are just a few of many ways in which our St. Louis accounting search recruitment team distinguish themselves from executive recruiters who are just trying to hastily fulfill an executive job search.

From start-up to Fortune 500 companies, our extensive St. Louis accounting industry knowledge base and proven track record of accomplishments enables our firm, RSI, to expeditiously and thoroughly tailor and fulfill each St. Louis Accounting Executive Recruiting. Simply, we provide outstanding service and bottom line results by servicing a comprehensive range of disciplines.

St. Louis, Missouri Executive Search Recruiters

In 2011 Greater St. Louis produced $133.1 billion in Gross Metropolitan Product, the 21st highest GMP in the US. The city’s largest economic sectors were manufacturing, healthcare, social service, professional/ technical service, and retail trade. The Missouri and Mississippi Rivers make St. Louis a prime location for the manufacturing and transportation of grain, coal, salt, biotechnology/ medical equipment, and petroleum products. Large healthcare, biotechnology, energy, and transportation companies form the backbone of St. Louis’ economy. The city is not growing however. Its population has been in decline since the 1950s, as high poverty and crime rates continue to push residents and new business out to the Greater St. Louis metropolitan area. Below is a list of the major companies in and near St. Louis.

Fortune 500 Companies

In 2012 there were ten Fortune 500 Companies in Missouri: nine within 50 miles of St. Louis and the other eight located within St. Louis. This is a list of the Fortune 500 Companies in the St. Louis area.

Fortune 500 Companies in Greater St. Louis
  • Express Scripts Holding (60)
  • Emerson Electric (120)
  • Monsanto (224)
  • Reinsurance Group of America (289)
  • Peabody Energy (316)
  • Ameren (340)
  • Charter Communications (351)
  • Graybar Electric (451)
  • Centene (453)


Additional Notable Companies in St. Louis are:
  • Anheuser-Busch Companies, Inc.
  • Ralcorp Holdings
  • Energizer Holdings
  • Furniture Brands International
  • Edward D. Jones & Co., LP
  • Sigma-Aldrich


St. Louis, Missouri Executive Search City Snapshot:


Welcome to Saint Louis, the “Gateway to the West.” St. Louis, also known as “Rome of the West,” “Mound City,” and “STL,” is an independent, Midwestern city on Missouri’s eastern border, 20 miles south of the Missouri and Mississippi Rivers’ convergence. The city is deeply rooted in American history, particularly in acting as a hub for westward expansion. Unfortunately, many people know St. Louis today for its incredibly high crime rates. Over the years St. Louis has produced such notable individuals as: Maya Angelou, Eberhard Anheauser, Yogi Berra, Chuck Berry, Daniel Boone, William S. Burroughs, Adolphus Busch, Chingy, Bob Costas, Jack Dorsey, T.S. Eliot, Redd Foxx, John Goodman, Jon Hamm, Jibbs, Kevin Kline, David Lee, Michael McDonald, Stan Musial, Nelly, Vincent Price, Dred Scott, Henry Shaw, Ozzie Smith, Tina Turner, Mark Twain, Rusty Wallace, and Tennessee Williams.

Population: 319,294
Metropolitan Area: 2.8 million
Major Industries: Manufacturing, Healthcare, Biotechnology, Energy, Transportation, Social Service, Professional/ Technical Service, and Retail Trade.
Attractions: Gateway Arch, Anheuser-Busch Brewery, Missouri Botanical Garden, Powell Symphony Hall, Missouri History Museum, etc.

According to 2010 Census data, 319,294 people live in St. Louis and 2.8 million people live in the Greater St. Louis metropolitan area. St. Louis is about 66 square miles in area meaning its population density is 4,838 people per square mile. This density is about average among large cities. There are 142,000 households in the city and 47.5% of these households have families. The average household size is 2.2 people in St. Louis and 2.4 people in Missouri. In Missouri, 67.8% of households contain families.

RSI’s Recruiters St. Louis can best suit executives looking for a premier St. Louis accounting recruitment.

As the leading headhunters in St. Louis, RSI understands the St. Louis, Missouri market for executives and managers looking to be part of the accounting team at some of the nation’s top companies.


Hiring the wrong person can be a costly mistake. Being one of the nation’s leading executive search firms, Reaction Search can minimize the risks associated with recruiting a new employee. Our recruiting experts conduct in-depth candidate reviews to evaluate the competency and quality of each candidate we recommend to our clients. We conduct extensive background and reference checks. When we send you a candidate, we do so with the utmost confidence that the candidate meets your criteria, and would be an asset to your organization.

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