NAICS Code 561312 Executive Search Services


Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services


This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing executive search, recruitment, and placement services for clients with specific executive and senior management position requirements. The range of services provided by these establishments may include developing a search strategy and position specification based on the culture and needs of the client; researching, identifying, screening, and interviewing candidates; verifying candidate qualifications; and assisting in final offer negotiations and assimilation of the selected candidate. The individuals identified, recruited, or placed are not employees of the executive search services establishments.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Listing employment vacancies and in referring or placing applicants for employment: classified in U.S. Industry 561311, Employment Placement Agencies
  • Supplying their own employees for limited periods of time to supplement the working force of a client's business: classified in Industry 561320, Temporary Help Services
  • Providing human resources and human resource management services to clients: classified in Industry 561330, Professional Employer Organizations
  • Providing advice and assistance on human resource and personnel policies, practices, and procedures; and employee benefits and compensation systems: classified in U.S. Industry 541612, Human ResourcesConsulting Services
  • Representing models, entertainers, athletes, and other public figures as their agent or manager: classified in Industry 711410, Agents and Managers for Artists, Athletes, Entertainers, and Other PublicFigures.

Illustrative Examples

  • Senior executive search services
  • Executive placement services
  • Executive search services

Industries Included

  • Executive placement consulting services
  • Executive placement services
  • Executive search consulting services
  • Executive search services
  • Senior executive search services

Sample Business Listings

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Business Listings

Total Companies:3852

Est. Employment:26302