For Employers

Are you looking to hire highly-talented, experienced and EQ savvy workers who can juggle competing demands and make decisions quickly about how best to meet ambitious goals?  Are you seeking to diversify your workplace?  
At NextGroup, our talent pool is well-trained, highly-motivated, and ready to add value on day one.

Our Talent     |     What We Offer     |     How We Partner

Our Talent

Highly Educated

100% with at least bachelor’s degrees.
66% with master’s or advanced degrees
Well Prepared

Average 15 years of professional experience

Locally Based

90% reside in Evanston and northern Chicago suburbs

Ready to Flex

75% looking for flexible roles or project-based opportunities

What We Offer


  • Project-based professionals or consulting teams
  • Contract-to-hire staffing
  • Part-time permanent staffing
  • Full-time permanent staffing

Focus Industries

  • Higher Education
  • Entrepreneurial/Early Stage Companies
  • High Growth Companies
  • Nonprofit and Philanthropies

Areas of Expertise

  • Project Management
  • Communications/Marketing
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Fundraising/Development
  • Human Resources
  • Operations/General Management

How We Partner

Access To NextGroup
  • Featured job listings sent to our highly-qualified network
  • Serving employers locally, primarily Northshore and Chicago area
  • Fit candidates presented directly to employers
  • Network access fee
NextGroup Recruitment And Placement

  • Candidates are pre-screened and curated to fit your needs 
  • We guarantee replacement search if needed
  • We provide ongoing relauncher coaching for six months from new hire date at no cost to you
  • Fee structures vary based on position and need
NextGroup As Your Advisor and Partner

  • Serve as advisor to your organizational design and talent needs
  • Provide contract-to-hire staffing and handle all billing, payments and tax paperwork  
  • Ongoing coaching and project execution oversight by our experienced managing consultants

Contact Us 

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