Meeting will begin promptly at 5:00 pm and end at 7:00 pm.
Develop a Powerful Job Strategy
Erik Hansen, Senior Executive Recruiter at Parker + Lynch
Every business needs a strategic plan…so does every finance executive in transition. A strategic plan establishes a direction for you and will help you sharpen your focus in order to get there. Strategic planning will help you develop the right short term objectives that will complement your long term goal and concentrate your efforts on meeting them.
During this interactive presentation Erik Hansen will take members through everything from resumes, to LinkedIn, to Networking, to Job Applications. Eric will present strategies for leveraging your relationships with recruiters. He will discuss how to refresh your job search and how to present yourself in a concise meaningful way. Whether you are a member of the Long Island chapter or not, this is your opportunity to meet with an experienced recruiter who can help you develop the strategies that will foster a successful job search.
About Erik Hansen:
Erik has presented at the Long Island chapter several times in the past. He is well-known for his quality over quantity recruiting methodology and his clients appreciate it. Erik works out of the Long Island, NY office for Parker + Lynch and has been there since 2010. He is a graduate of Long Island University where he earned a Finance Degree and is a former Alumni Board member for LIU Post. Erik has been recruiting in the accounting and finance field for over 17 years, with 20 years of total recruiting experience in the local market. His specialty is permanent placement for clients in the Long Island market. In his career, Erik has placed more than 1,000 people on jobs across accounting, finance, supply chain, logistics and information technology. Since joining Parker + Lynch, Erik has become a top resource for companies and job seekers alike and has been highly successful in placing accounting and finance professionals from the Staff Accountant to CFO levels in companies of all sizes and across a number of industries inclusive of; Consumer Products, Industrial Manufacturing, Aerospace, Construction and Real Estate. In addition to his work, Erik spends his spare time following his passion for animals, volunteering for a local animal rescue and enjoys attending car shows and restoring his ’91 Mustang GT.
Come prepared with you introduction which should include:
1. Who you are and what you do
2. An example of a great achievement
3. A proposal for what to discuss next.
Practice your pitch and try it out with your friends at FENG - compare contrast and revise it until you hear it in your sleep. This platform skill will serve you long after you land your next assignment.
Alumni members are encouraged to attend this meeting and participate in the discussion - it is a great way to give back to the group, and to maintain and build your network.