Nelson & Associates

This is Where You Find Professional Talent

Nelson & Associates provides experienced accounting, finance, and legal professionals to firms nationwide and runs executive searches for companies in a wide array of industries. Our mission is to take the hassle out of finding work for our candidates/consultants and to recruit and place temporary contract staff, full-time employees, and executive consultants for our clients. With more than four decades of experience, we’re your local experts. As a division of the largest independent staffing company in the region, we’re equipped to fill any professional workforce need you may have.


Our long-standing relationships with many top companies give us the inside track on available job opportunities, many of which are unadvertised and not visible to outsiders. Our clients range from large, established Fortune 500 firms to smaller, early-stage companies in the public, private, and not-for-profit sectors.


Our recruiters have technical backgrounds and credentials in finance, accounting, and law. They’ve worked in these fields themselves and have a great deal of experience working with executives and running executive searches. These qualifications enable us to thoroughly understand your requirements and secure the best possible candidates.

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  • Finance & Accounting: From start-ups to publicly traded companies, this team provides contract, consulting, direct hire and executive talent to the finance and accounting community. The majority of our recruiters have prior careers and educations in finance and accounting giving them the technical knowledge to understand the requirements of candidates and clients.
  • Legal: Our legal experts, these recruiters identify and place experienced and qualified contingent and full-time talent in positions with law firms and legal departments. Possessing an active network of hundreds of contacts, the Nelson Legal recruiters quickly match attorneys, paralegals, legal secretaries, and legal support personnel to positions in the field of law.
  • Executive Search: Understanding your need for executives who can implement your strategy, build your team, and thrive in your company’s unique culture, we put together a team well versed in C-level culture. Our consultants have held executive leadership or high-level management consulting roles and understand how to discreetly meet your objectives.


  • Our process is one of partnership and consultation with clients and candidates to provide the best possible staffing solutions. We take time to understand your business and career requirements and evaluate your future hiring needs. It’s that process that enables us to provide meaningful expert solutions. This consultative, solution-driven approach is why clients and candidates continue to work with us.


  •  By partnering with Nelson & Associates, in addition to skilled talent and high caliber workplaces, you also get:
    • Insight into the local business climate.
    • The resources of a large company paired with the personal attention of a small one.
    • Recruiters with prior careers in finance and accounting or law, all of whom get results.
    • Recruiting and staffing strategies based on current trends and best practices.