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Onward Search is an award-winning recruitment and staffing agency with the mission to connect the nation’s top companies with the best creative, marketing and technology talent in the industry. Founded in 2007, our company is headquartered in Wilton, CT with regional offices ...
Mission: To connect companies with the best creative, marketing, and technology talent.

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Onward Search Reviews

Onward Search113
3.6
69%
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66%
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Onward Search CEO Ken Clark
Ken Clark
11 Ratings
    5.0
    Business Development Manager
    Current Employee, less than 1 year
    Baltimore, MD
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    Pros

    The ability to work with a strong recruiting team and great coworkers!

    Cons

    None i love it here!

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    Onward Search Interviews

    Experience
    Positive61%
    Negative26%
    Neutral13%
    Getting an Interview
    Applied online43%
    Recruiter30%
    Employee Referral17%
    Difficulty
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    1. Photographer Interview

      Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
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      Easy Interview
      Application

      I applied online. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Onward Search (New York, NY) in Oct 2023

      Interview

      The first interview as an easy going phone call but was also up front about role, salary, expectations, etc. After some conversation about my experience and vision as a photographer we moved into discussion about the role and how my skillset would work. I am still waiting to hear on next steps.
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    Company updates

    Onward Search
    Company News2y

    We're excited to have been named one of the Top Staffing Companies to Work For at this past weekend's World Staffing Summit! In addition, we'd like to congratulate our CEO Eliana Hassen on being recognized as a Top Staffing Leader to Watch. The World Staffing Awards celebrate growing agencies with remarkable cultures and leaders who are transforming the industry. We're honored to be recognized for creating an inclusive workplace where passionate people of all backgrounds work together to shape the future of work.

    Onward Search
    Careers2y

    We are thrilled to announce that Eliana Hassen has been promoted to Chief Executive Officer of our parent company Onward Search! Eliana previously served as our Group President and brings over 20 years of experience in staffing, business process outsourcing, and consulting. She is a driven, entrepreneurial leader with a clear vision for how Onward Search will continue to drive innovative solutions for our customers in this ever-changing and dynamic market for talent. View our press release for more details.

    Onward Search Awards & Accolades

    • Best of Staffing - Best Client StaffingInavero's Best of Staffing2023
    • Best Gaming Recruitment & Staffing Agency 2023 - North AmericaInnovation in Business2023

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    What are perks and other benefits like at Onward Search?

    ...They are not too competitive on base pay but they work very hard to have a great company culture, morale, benefits and competitions to keep you hungry!...

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    People Also Ask about Onward Search

    Employees rate Onward Search 3.6 out of 5 stars based on 113 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

    To get a job at Onward Search, browse currently open positions and apply for a job near you. Once you get a positive response, make sure to find out about the interview process at Onward Search and prepare for tough questions.

    Overall, 69% of employees would recommend working at Onward Search to a friend. This is based on 113 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

    61% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Onward Search as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.6 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Onward Search.

    65% of employees think that Onward Search has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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