The Woodward Group – Financial Recruiting Services



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.


Corporate Finance

Strategic Planning

Business Development

Internal Audit


Mergers and Acquisitions

Project Managements





What clients have to say about The Woodward Group

Controller, WLA Mid-Market Company

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.

Senior VP, Private Equity Firm

We are extremely impressed by the quality of their recruits.

Manager of Diversity & Recruiting, Fortune 500 Company

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

Senior Financial Analyst, Major Entertainment 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.

Chief Financial Officer, Mid-market Medical Device Company

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.

Associate, Investment Bank

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

Managing Director, Private Equity Firm

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

Financial Analyst, Santa Monica Consumer Goods

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

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

Recruiter, Top Media Company

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

CFO, Digital Distribution 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.