The Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants has 53 member executive search firms operating across Australia that employ roughly 200 executive recruiters or headhunters. Most of the firms and consultants are located in Sydney or Melbourne. AESC member headhunters in Australia specialize in executive recruitment across a diverse group of industrial sectors, with a particular focus on the upper levels of executive management.
The AESC Asia Pacific Council meeting in Sydney.
Globally, the AESC has over 300 AESC member executive search firms across 75 countries These firms connect international executives with more than 50,000 executive jobs per year. AESC search consultants use BlueSteps, the career management service owned and operated by the AESC, to source senior executive talent for high-level executive positions in Australia.
Australia has the most developed executive search market in the Asia Pacific region, with executive job openings frequently filled by AESC member search firms. Some of the larger companies in Australia include Rio Tinto, BHP Billiton, ANZ, and Telstra. To learn more about companies in Australia that may have openings for executive jobs, visit major employment sources such as the Australian Stock Exchange.