The public and not-for-profit sector represents large and varied groups of organisations in a broad range of focus areas. Decisions in these organisations often affect the lives of many and are frequently made in full view of the public. Trustees, boards and committees face a delicate balance in trying to achieve their missions, manage financial responsibilities, and fundraising programs while being tasked to secure top talent to lead their organisations. Furthermore they know that the best talent is not always found in the obvious places - professional search is crucial to the success of finding high calibre leaders.
TRANSEARCH's global presence allows our team access to some of the world's most extraordinary industry leaders, who are willing to move to the not-for-profit and public sectors. Our relationships with our clients are based on the understanding that we feel passionate about making a meaningful difference in their organisations.
The Public Services team consists of a group of dedicated professionals with extensive experience. Their experience includes:
We focus on developing leadership teams that will be successful long term in accomplishing the business objectives of our clients.
We often have discussions with C-suite executives about their path to Board directorships. This pathway can be a lengthy process. The article below by Lisa Marsh, Marketing Manager at the Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants (AESC), provides some practical advice for individuals with Board aspirations. The executive career goal of becoming a board…
What our clients and candidates say about us
Sandra Brown has assisted OC Connections with executive recruitment for more than four years. Over that time she has been incredibly responsive, has listened to our requirements and then added value, by providing additional insights that have assisted us to think outside the square and attract the right person for the role. Sandra has developed strong relationships across a very wide range of networks which has enabled her to tap into extensive resources, and as a result, has broadened the recruitment pool. She has made it her business to know our organisation and its culture and this has contributed to highly effective recruitment. For an organisation of OC Connections' size it is a big decision to outsource recruitment; however the decision has paid off, with a strong and positive Executive Management Team now in place thanks to TRANSEARCH, represented by Sandra Brown.