Branch Manager - ContractPractice: Accounting & Finance - Contract Solutions
Location: Dallas, TX
Ask Victoria Westerfield what she does for a living, and she may tell you she strengthens companies and advances careers, one critical placement at a time. It sounds like a tall order, and it is-—it’s also exactly what she does on behalf of businesses and professionals across the Dallas-Fort Worth market each day.
As an Executive Senior Partner for Lucas Group’s Accounting and Finance Contract Solutions practice in Dallas, Victoria expertly matches area companies with accounting and finance professionals who serve in short- and long-term contract and consultant roles. Her reliable efforts quickly, skillfully, and efficiently help clients meet objectives and timelines, while tackling business challenges through knowledgeable and demonstrated talent solutions.
With more than twenty years of accounting and finance contract recruitment experience, Victoria is a highly respected and accomplished business partner in her market. Prepared and organized, she is industrious in her efforts and trusted by hiring authorities across Dallas-Fort Worth to deliver professionals who match their needs with verified skill sets and related work experience. From clerical staff to senior-level roles, Victoria knows where and how to find the precise talent companies seek.
Her approach to recruiting is both personal and empathetic, and her integrity is unmistakable in every conversation she holds. She understands the challenges that candidates face in today’s market, as well as the difficulties companies have in finding ideal talent matches for their specific requirements. Sincere and realistic in her communications, Victoria exhibits an unparalleled ability to break through barriers and eliminate obstacles, so as to deliver genuine hiring success for her clients and candidates.
Victoria began her early career with a division of the United Way, where she placed disabled adults in jobs that leveraged their capabilities, built upon their talents, and provided a positive impact in their lives. For each person she placed, she worked alongside her candidates for a week in their new roles, tearing movie tickets, baking bread, or flipping burgers. This first-hand understanding, that work fosters pride and that personal achievement leads to corporate results, has remained with her throughout her career. It continues to fuel her unswerving commitment to create and drive solutions for both companies and candidates that exceed their expectations and lead to lasting success.
With a 100+ year old home in Dallas, Victoria always has her hands busy with an improvement project. She enjoys gardening, cooking, exercising, and relaxing together with her family and friends—both the two-legged and the four-legged kind.