|About Jackson McCarthy & Associates :|
Sean McCarthy is an experienced recruiter and outplacement consultant. He has worked for Lee Hecht Harrison and Drake Beam Morin, two of the world's largest outplacement firms.
He has worked with workers formerly with:
Entertainment: Disney, Sony, Lionsgate and Paramount.
Health care: Kaiser Permanente, Providence Healthcare and Dignity Health.
Aerospace: Northrop Grumman Corporation, UTC-Rocketdyne and Curtiss-Wright.
Medical device and pharmaceuticals: Amgen, Medtronic and Thermo Fisher Scientific.
Clients counseled run the spectrum from staff personnel to managers, directors, and V.P.'s and "C" level. Their experience include: Scientists, engineers, IT, accounting and finance, sales, project managers, distribution, designers, public relations, writers, attorneys, doctors, shop foremen and assemblers.
Outplacement expertise includes:
Fundamentals of job seeking.
Writing a winning resume.
Social media: including LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter.
Using LinkedIn like a recruiter, for job leads, intelligence gathering, shortcuts and key contacts.
How to turn acquaintances into champions.
Effective communication techniques letter and email writing and telephone communications.
Goal setting, job search strategy and personal branding.
McCarthy balances his outplacement consulting with his continuing executive search practice, specializing in the placement of CPA’s in public accounting as well as private industry. Candidates include licensed CPA's and candidate for the California CPA. While he lives in the San Fernando Valley, he has associates in the San Francisco Bay area and is comfortable working on engagements state-wide.
LinkedIn training, resume writing, interview training, job search skills and techniques, executive search.
Counseled and advised 150 individuals on how to find work in 2015 through Lee Hecht Harrison.
Past two time nominee for the Fernando Award.
2014 winner of the Rose Goldwater Award.
West Valley Warner Center Chamber of Commerce, United Chambers of Commerce, Woodland Hills Warner Center Neighborhood Council, Los Angeles Recreation and Parks Greek Theater Citizens Advisory Committee, Warner Center Specific Plan Advisory Committee.