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CLS Executive Search recognizes that candidates at the executive level maintain key leadership responsibilities and impact the strategic direction of your organization. Given this high-level of importance, we fully invest in developing a mutually-beneficial partnership with you and your organization in order to ensure that your search is conducted with urgency, professionalism and a determination to provide you with the best and most proven talent. 

  • Your search will take priority status over all other searches.
  • CLS Executive Search will be the only source of candidates submitted and considered for this position.
  • On-point candidates will be vetted immediately upon commencement of the search.
  • Our fee is based on a percentage of the placed candidate’s total guaranteed first-year compensation.
  • The fee is due as follows: One-third (⅓) upon execution of the contract and the commencement of the search; one-third (⅓) within 45 days; and one-third (⅓) on or before the candidate’s employment start date.
  • Twelve (12) month pro-rata guarantee period.