Watkins & Associates Retained Executive Search Firm
Watkins & Associates
Watkins & Associates is an executive search firm based in Katy, Texas. We specialize in Banking and Oil & Gas. Watkins was founded in 1975 and has earned an outstanding reputation for its ability to identify, recruit and select superior candidates and for its dedication to providing results. Our exceptional staff averages over fifteen years experience in direct recruiting and has a strong successful record in targeting professionals in their discipline.
At Watkins our search approach includes:
Search Team Assignment
Upon obtaining key details such as experience level, special skills, education, personality profile, and management style, a search director and recruiting team is assigned to identify, recruit, and select specific candidates.
Sourcing of Candidates
Our growing research base includes potential candidates in selected companies and targeted industries worldwide. Our recruiting approach is far superior to those found through traditional methods.
Candidate Screening and Client Introduction
Potential candidates are thoroughly interviewed to understand their experience, capabilities, accomplishments, strengths, limitations, and ambitions. The identity of the client is kept confidential. The strongest candidates who meet the position requirements are selected for presentation. Following the client-candidate interview the leading candidates’ background and performance records are presented to our client.
Offer and Acceptance
As specialists in your industry, our staff is uniquely qualified to provide clients with recommendations regarding compensation plans. While final selection of the individual and the offer of employment are always made by the client, we are prepared to assist, as required, in any negotiations necessary to achieve offer/acceptance.
We invite you to see what we’ve done, what we’re doing, and what we can do. “Through Commitment and Service, Watkins & Associates is the premier executive search consulting firm."