Interim Leaders

We help you find the right person for your mission-critical executive roles.

Unique. Personalized. Urgent.

We’re your trusted partner when time is crucial and you need an immediate interim solution for your team.

What Differentiates Our Interim Leader Solution

Consulting Tailored for You

We offer a unique and personalized approach through our network of experienced consultants. They integrate with your teams as if they were employees themselves. They work on your company’s behalf.

    Nationwide Placements

    We have talented interim leaders nationally who have experience traveling for their engagements.

        Flexible Engagement Variables

        Our engagements are flexible and customizable to your needs, allowing for changing timeframes at no additional cost.

        Expedited Turnaround

        We know time is of the essence for interim roles. After defining your Mission Critical Objectives, we will have a qualified interim executive candidate within 48 hours.

          Our McDermott + Bull Interim Leader Process

          Our customized process for helping you find the right interim leader includes:

          Phase I:

          We start by conducting an in-depth assessment with you to determine Mission Critical Objectives (MCOs), which include organizational operations, procedures and culture. Collaboration is key to ensure candidates have the right experience.

          Phase 2:
          Recruit + Qualify

          Within 48 hours, we conduct rigorous screenings of our network to qualify a selection of interim leaders that are right for your Mission Critical needs.

          Phase 3:

          Throughout the interview process, we will strategize with you to secure the best interim leader, including structuring the right offer terms and finalizing start date.

          Phase 4:

          Throughout the engagement, we work with you and the interim leader to assess performance and ensure Mission Critical Objectives are being met in a timely manner. Upon completion of assignment, we navigate a seamless transition of resources and knowledge capital.

          Our Interim Leader Functional Expertise

          We have a member-based network of more than 8,000 executives who can be placed on an interim basis with a company within a variety of functions and industries including:


          • Private Equity
          • Consumer Goods / Products
          • Entertainment + Media
          • Financial Services
          • Manufacturing
          • Healthcare
          • Food, Beverage + Restaurants
          • Technology

          Functional Areas

          • Executive Leadership + Strategy
          • Finance + Accounting
          • Operations, Supply Chain + Logistics
          • Information Technology
          • Human Resources

          McDermott + Bull Interim Leaders is a unique, personalized, and urgent service that places performance focused senior-level executives into consultative roles to manage business challenges and opportunities during a time of transformation.

          The interim leader talent pool consists of senior-level professionals across a diverse functional spectrum who meet the rigorous qualifications to work on time-sensitive engagements. We specialize in placing finance and accounting, technology, human resources, and operations functions.

          If you’re interested in being considered for an interim opportunity, please apply through the link below:

          Contact us now to discuss your interim staffing needs.

          Additional Search Offerings

          We have another arm dedicated to Executive Search for our clients who need a more permanent executive talent solution.
          Learn about McDermott + Bull Executive Search here.

          What matters to you, matters to us.
          WE’RE PRO YOU.

          Executive Search + Interim Leaders

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          McDermott + Bull
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          Irvine, CA 92618
          (949) 753-1700

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