About us

Founded in 1948, Robert Half (NYSE symbol: RHI) pioneered specialised recruitment services and today is the world's leader in sourcing for and hiring the very best accounting, finance, banking and technology professionals globally on a temporary and permanent basis.

In Australia, Robert Half operates five divisions:


  • Robert Half Finance & Accounting recruitment services, for temporary and permanent finance and accounting personnel
  • Robert Half Financial recruitment services, for high-calibre finance and banking professionals
  • Robert Half Management Resources, for senior-level finance, accounting and business systems professionals on a project and interim basis
  • Robert Half Technology recruitment services, for experienced IT professionals
  • Robert Half Office & Administration recruitment services, for highly skilled temporary administrative professionals.


Australian businesses of all sizes turn to Robert Half for our personalised recruitment approach and access to the most qualified talent for their temporary recruitment, project consulting and permanent recruitment needs. Experienced candidates work with us because we can provide rewarding employment opportunities and guidance through every stage of their careers.

There are more than 345 Robert Half locations worldwide. In 2015, Robert Half was again ranked #1 in our industry on FORTUNE® magazine’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” list. (3 March 2015).


Executive Team


Harold M. Messmer, Jr., Chairman and CEO

M. Keith Waddell, Vice Chairman, President and CFO

Paul F. Gentzkow, President and COO-Staffing Services

Robert W. Glass, Executive Vice President, Corporate Development




Robert Half is committed to an 'Ethics First' approach and this provides the behavioural framework for our relationships with employees, clients, job candidates, shareholders and suppliers.

Honesty, integrity and professionalism are the core principles of our business and the people we hire.  Central to the Robert Half business philosophy is that our recruitment services consultants only fill assignments within their field of expertise. Each specialised division focuses solely on their particular industry, allowing us to provide unrivalled professional service and client support.

For more information about Robert Half recruitment services, visit our corporate website, including our Investor Centre and Fact Sheet.

Job Search


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