Executive Recruiters & Headhunters in Pittsburgh, PA

Executive Search in Pittsburgh, PA

Torch Group provides executive search services nationwide, including Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. For more information or to get started, call a Client Solutions Team member at 1-833-99-TORCH (86724) or email us at info@torchgroup.com.

Our Services

Torch Group is a national executive search firm with vast expertise and substantial experience filling top executive roles, from Directors and VP’s to the C-suite, across a wide array of industries such as Foodservice, Food and Beverage, Building Products, Manufacturing, and Software and Technology. Our business acumen, functional knowledge, and strong understanding of people allow us to identify, recruit, and acquire passive top talent with a unique approach, our proven Signature Search Process™.

We target five core functional practice areas:

Marketing Management and Marketing Communications: Our team members have broad experience in consumer and B2B marketing and marketing communications, and they know just what is required of a successful candidate for a key marketing or marketing communications position such as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO), Customer Experience Officer, VP, or Marketing Communications Director.

Sales and Business Development: The best sales and business development executives are capable of setting goals that are realistic yet aggressive, and of guiding their teams to success. At Torch Group, we leverage our industry contacts, research abilities, and vast experience in the sales industry to find the candidates you need for positions such as VP, Sales Director, National Sales Manager, or Chief Business Development Officer (CBDO).

Corporate Communications and PR: We know how critical your corporate communications and PR executives are to your company’s success, and we have the industry contacts and experience to recruit just the right candidates. Whether you need a Chief Communications Officer (CCO) or a Director of Media Relations, Torch Group is ready to help.

Product Management and Development: Product management and development executives wear many different hats. They must analyze market conditions, lay out a differentiated and value-added product vision, and manage the complete lifecycle of the product. With decades of experience, we know how to acquire the leader you need for a position such as VP of Product Development, Chief Innovation Officer (CIO), or Director of Product Management.

Digital and Social: Our newest functional practice area, Digital and Social recruiting blends our wide experience in placing sales, marketing, and communications executives with our rapid adoption of emerging technology. We can find the right candidates for such vital positions as Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Digital Marketing Manager, or VP of Digital Services.

Our Process

At Torch Group, we understand that knowledge, skills, and experience are not enough on their own. The right candidate also has soft skills and values that mesh with your corporate culture. That’s why we created a proven, eight-step system known as our Signature Search Process™:

  •         Client intake and discovery
  •         Custom search strategy
  •         Passive candidate research
  •         Candidate calibration review
  •         Direct sourcing and recruiting
  •         Candidate evaluations and presentations
  •         References and offer
  •         Post-hire check-ins

Starting with 150 identified strong candidates, we narrow the field as we work through the steps to present you with 2 to 3 fully vetted finalists. Besides a resume, we will provide a complete written interview report on each finalist that includes our thoughts on that candidate’s career potential, strengths, developmental needs, and potential fit with your company.

About Torch Group

We are not just another executive search firm in Pittsburgh. At Torch Group, we hold strongly to our core values: Caring, Integrity, Thoughtfulness, Drive, and Team Orientation. With our extensive knowledge and experience in our core functional practice areas, and our proprietary search process, this commitment provides us with success and retention rates that are notably higher than industry averages. Whichever finalist you ultimately select, you can be confident that he or she will add value to your executive team.

Ready to Hire?

If you are ready to get started with an executive search firm that will stand with you every step of the way, contact Torch Group today at 1-833-99-TORCH (86724).

Ready to find your PERFECT FIT?