Find out more about Taylor | Ryan’s specialized industry segments

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Accounting + Finance

Each Practice area at Taylor Ryan is focused and specialized in either a technical specialty or an industry sectors. Within the Accounting and Finance division, we combine this approach. This means a depth of knowledge around both accounting and finance positions, and specific knowledge of the industries in which these roles exist.

Our Accounting + Finance division is known for hosting unique industry events in Vancouver, from CFO roundtable’s, to career management events for aspiring managers. We have a track record of placing professional candidates in all of the following areas:

  • Corporate Finance
  • Business analytics
  • Canadian, US and International Tax
  • Treasury
  • Securitisation
  • Fund Accounting
  • Corporate Accounting
  • Project/Change Management; ERP Implementation
  • Financial Planning & Analysis
  • Cost Accounting
  • Project/Development Accounting
  • Property Accounting

For more information, please contact



Daniela Gomez

Recruitment Associate, Construction & Technical

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Commercial Real Estate

Our commercial Real Estate Practice focuses on the investment and management of real estate assets including residential/multi-family, retirement, mixed-use, office, industrial, retail, hospitality, and leisure.

Our Clients include private equity firms, family offices, REIT’s, institutions, advisors, brokerage and 3rd parties.

We are active participants, members and sponsors of key industry groups such as NAIOP, BOMA and CREW. We host numerous events throughout the calendar year combining charitable causes such as the Mental Health Association and Covenant House, along with our real estate partners.

Key areas of focus:

  • Acquisitions
  • Asset management
  • Leasing
  • Property Management
  • Facilities/Operations
  • Property Accounting


For more information, please contact

Stephanie Gaydosh

Recruitment Consultant, Commercial Real Estate


Managing Director, Real Estate Practice

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Construction + Technical

From entry level to executive, Taylor | Ryan has team members to facilitate any level of role across Canada or the USA.

The construction industry has been experiencing unprecedented activity for several years thanks to large transportation, infrastructure and resource-based projects.  The industry is evolving rapidly as new technologies and innovative approaches become more common place such as, Building Information Modeling (BIM), Lean Construction, pre-fabrication and modularization as well as trends in Green buildings and sustainability.   The increased levels of activity and technological innovations combined with an ageing workforce facing a retirement crunch equates to a demand for skilled and experienced talent that has arguably never been greater.

The team at Taylor | Ryan work with developers and contractors to primarily recruit for management to executive level candidates in the following specialisms:

  • Residential & Commercial
  • Heavy Industrial
  • Heavy Civil Construction
  • Institutional/PPP
  • Workplace Health & Safety

For more information, please contact

Kyle Davis

Principal, Construction + Technical

Kevin Choi

Senior Recruitment Consultant, Construction & Technical

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Financial Services

The Partners at Taylor | Ryan have a long history of recruiting into financial services companies in Europe, Asia and North America.

We are able to source talent in almost all areas from back office operations, through to finance, accounting, credit, underwriting to origination and sales. We offer search and recruitment services to a broad range of clients in this sector including:

  • Real Estate Finance
  • Commercial + Retail Banking
  • Capital Markets
  • Private Lenders
  • Mezzanine/Sub-debt
  • Corporate Finance
  • Private Equity
  • Fund Managers/Fund Administrators
  • Financial Technology
  • Wealth Management
  • Pension Funds/Asset Management

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Mining + Industrials

Taylor | Ryan's Mining and Industrials division specialises in recruiting all roles to remote locations for operating mines, as well as head office locations in major cities throughout North America.

Mine Management

Finding leaders who can deliver results for your business on the ground is a key focus of Taylor | Ryan. From small developing operations through to some of the largest mines in the world, we have placed exceptional senior leaders. Key positions that we hire for in Mine Management include Mine General Manager, Operations Manager/Director, Mine Manager and Plant or Mill Manager.

Mill & Metallurgy

At Taylor | Ryan we understand the skill sets required for highly technical mill and metallurgical positions. From the Chief Metallurgist to Chemists and Engineers, we have a large network of candidates to support a wide range of processing facilities.

Geology and Geosciences

Taylor | Ryan provides support for a wide range of Geology and Geosciences positions including VP Geology through to exploration Geologists. We provide detailed searches for highly technical positions to ensure you have the right technical expertise for your project, operation or consulting team.

Accounting + Finance

A core specialism for Taylor | Ryan, we are known for being the most active search firm in this field, with an exceptional track record at placing CFO’s, Controllers,
Corporate Accountants and Analysts. We provide support for both corporate accounting/head office and site-based positions.


Forming part of the Industrials division, Taylor I Ryan recruits extensively within the Forestry sector across the US and Canada. This includes head office and remote sites and operations.


Taylor | Ryan works with mining companies in all stages of development. Our clients may be developing a small aggregate facility or a $billion underground gold project. We have experience across all major mining areas in North America with roles ranging from Junior Engineer through to Chief Engineer of large-scale mining operations.


The team at Taylor | Ryan have provided detailed project support for mine construction. This includes planning and design, through to construction management, project management and shutdowns. Typically, this would include Project Coordinators, Project Managers/Directors and Construction Superintendents.

Sales & Support

Taylor | Ryan also works closely with businesses who supply the mining industry. These positions would typically include VP / Director of Sales, Technical Sales Support, Consulting Engineering and Drafting.

Head Office

Whether our client’s are operating businesses or exploration stage, we are experienced in hiring all key personnel including CEO/CFO/COO through corporate services, investor relations, sales and marketing. This includes intermediate and entry level positions.

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Real Estate Development

The team at Taylor | Ryan pride themselves on their industry knowledge across the entire cycle of the built environment.

We strive to add value to our clients and candidates by understanding the markets in which we operate.

We are engaged and committed to support the real estate community, through sponsorship, committee and board membership, with industry associations and non-profits including Catalyst Communities, UDI, ULI and NAIOP.   We work with a broad range of developers from private family developers and boutique agencies to global institutions and public companies.  From COO and EVP of Development down to Coordinator, we have solutions for all roles related to real estate development, across all asset classes including land, single family, multifamily, high-rise/mixed use, industrial, office, retail, hospitality.

Functional areas:

  • Development Management
  • Acquisition & Business Development
  • Project Management (Owners Rep)
  • Legal Council
  • Design and Planning
  • Development/Project Accounting
  • Capital Markets
  • Sales
  • Marketing

For more information, please contact


Managing Director, Real Estate Practice