Always Partners

With our extensive talent network, we identify, qualify, and deliver the highest quality finance and accounting professionals.

Whether your business is a startup, a Fortune 500 company, or something in between, The Woodward Group partners with you to overcome recruiting challenges, cut through search process bureaucracy, and deliver a short list of highly qualified professionals that meet your goals.

We do this by identifying, attracting, qualifying, and Delivering Top Performers.

Why Businesses
Choose Us


Each of our senior team members has over 15 years of experience working together in the recruiting space. This tenure and familiarity allows us to work efficiently on your behalf.


Our team’s intimate knowledge of the hiring process and local Southern California market offers competitive advantages to clients.


We selectively screen candidates and jobs in order to simplify the process for candidates and hiring managers. We believe in quality over quantity.


Being a boutique firm, we work with our clients in a flexible and open manner to address their needs. We value long-term relationships above all else.

Types of Searches

We conduct searches on both a retained and contingency basis. In addition, we can offer clients a temporary/contract search solution for interim needs. Please feel free to contact us to discuss which option works best for your specific requirements.

We Offer a Full Range of Finance
Recruiting Services in the Following Areas:

We have experience working on Retained, Contingency,
and Consulting/Interim Staffing searches at all levels.

Internal Audit
and SOX
SEC and Financial

In addition to the above searches, The Woodward Group has catered to our valued clients with specialized searches outside of the general accounting and finance areas. This includes searches for HR professionals, executive assistants, attorneys, and procurement.

What clients have to say about
The Woodward Group


The Woodward Group opened up new possibilities for me due to their experience and insight into the world of finance.

Financial Analyst, Santa Monica Consumer Goods

The Woodward Group is an essential resource for hiring managers committed to leading their organizations to higher levels of performance.

Managing Director, Private Equity Firm

Because of their long-standing relationships, The Woodward Group was able to get me a position with an investment bank.

Associate, Investment Bank

They guided me through the process and I felt I was in very capable hands. I greatly appreciated their coaching throughout the whole process, which resulted in my landing my current role.

Chief Financial Officer, Mid-market Medical Device Company

The Woodward Group simplified my job search and saved me a lot of time. They took into consideration where I was personally and matched it with what I was ready for professionally.

Senior Financial Analyst, Major Entertainment Company

The Woodward Group took the time to get to know us, our culture and our needs.

Manager of Diversity & Recruiting, Fortune 500 Company

We are extremely impressed by the quality of their recruits.

Senior VP, Private Equity Firm

I completely trust the team at The Woodward Group, because they been an approved vendor for our company since early 2000. We always know they are an email or call away.

Controller, WLA Mid-Market Company

I've never received a candidate that didn't match the qualifications needed.

Recruiter, Top Media Company

The Woodward Group emphasizes understanding specific client requirements. They also keep their market definition and candidate profile very focused.

CFO of Digital Distribution, Major Entertainment Company

The Woodward Group has helped us build our department over the years. Most importantly, we’ve hired the right talent that continues to produce for us currently. We attribute our success to TWG screening all of their candidates before submitting them for consideration.

CFO, Digital Distribution Company