If you need any assistance with your search or with using our site, we’re here to help. Here are the most common questions and answers. If you don’t see your issue listed here, please contact us.
Does this service cost the jobseeker?
No, our clients are responsible for compensating us for executive search services provided.
Why build a Stratus Staffing Profile
- Exploration of undisclosed opportunities not found on the web
- Many of our searches are exclusive assignments and confidential
- Candid information about our client, its role, and its goals once we have determined a mutual interest between you and our client
- Guidelines and tips for the interview process
- Stratus Staffing acts as an intermediary between you and hiring company and will connect you together should your experience and background be deemed suitable for the role
- Stratus offers feedback following interviews
- Objective consulting during your compensation negotiations
- Support to facilitate a smooth transition and integration into our Client’s organization
- Assistance with relocation issues and concerns
- Assistance through the transition into your new role, and frequent communication to ensure that our client’s and your expectations continue to be met
Does your firm specialize in a particular industry or job function
We started in healthcare but our worldwide recruiter affiliates are specialized in all areas
Do I need a cover letter?
No. Should you need one, you may offer it to one of our recruiters after they contact you.
What Companies are most important to have on my resume
Aetna, Anthem, American Express, Amerisource Bain and Company, Bergen, Berkshire Hathaway, Booz Allen Hamilton, Boston Consulting Group, Cardinal Health, CVS Health, Deloitte Consulting, DreamWorks Animation, Express Scripts Holdings, Google, Goldman Sachs, Intel, Johnson & Johnson, Kaiser, Marriott, McKesson, PricewaterhouseCooopers, UnitedHealthcare Group, Catholic Healthcare, Tenet, Wal-mart Stores, Walgreens Boots Alliance, UC Schools, ExxonMobil, General Motors, Chevron, ConocoPhillips, General Electric, Ford Motor, Citigroup, Bank of America Corp, J P Morgan Chase & Co, Verizon Communications, Hewlett-Packard, Intl Business Machines (IBM), Valero Energy, Home Depot, McKesson, Cardinal Health, Morgan Stanley, UnitedHealth Group, Merrill Lynch, Altria Group, Goldman Sachs Group, Procter & Gamble Kroger AT&T Boeing State Farm Insurance Cos Costco Wholesale Target Dell Johnson & Johnson MetLife Sears Holdings Pfizer Dow Chemical Wells Fargo United Technologies United Parcel Service 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I am interested in submitting my information for a current active search. Should I contact Stratus Staffing directly?
Please begin by searching our JobBoard. If you are interested in a particular position, respond through that job posting. If you are not interested in any active searches but would like to submit your information for future searches, you may do so through our BUILD A PROFILE and schedule an appointment
I just applied for a job, where did my information go?
When you apply online, your information is forwarded to the recruiter handling that position. We do not share a candidate’s information with any other party until we have received permission from the candidate to do so.
I just applied for a job, what happens next?
If you are a close match, the recruiter handling that position will contact you to discuss the job and employer in detail and then start working to schedule interviews.
I can’t find any jobs that meet my criteria. What do I do?
From any job search string you can Create a “Career Alert” which will email you the moment a new job opening is posted that matches your criteria. You can also Build a profile and a recruiter will assist.
How do I cancel my account?
Please email a request to firstname.lastname@example.org and you will be removed within 1 week.
How do I update my resume or change my email address/password?
After you sign in info you can edit that information./p>
Issues with the site?
How do I search by keyword?
How do I search by location?
Enter city, state, or zip code (or any combination)
How do I edit/delete my saved Career Alert(s)?
You can click the REMOVE ALERT/UNSUBSCRIBE link at the bottom of the job alert email.
Can I post multiple versions of my resume?
Not initially – We encourage you to prepare a resume that includes quantifiable, specific accomplishments that illustrate your success as well as your potential. After a recruiter contacts you we may ask that you make it specific to the qualifications of the job you want.
Should I send a thank you note to the employer
Yes. Thank you notes can be very effective ways to show follow through. Use specific examples from the interview on how it meets your career objectives as well as the way you will impact the company