Mary MacArthur

Mary MacArthur

Recruitment Consultant (Bilingual)
Recruitment Specialties
Technology roles at the mid to senior level.


Mary is responsible for recruitment activities within the IT space, where she works as part of a larger team to ensure that all clients are fully serviced with high quality candidates.

A native Montrealer with a background in Communications from McGill University, she began her career in newspaper ad sales. She then moved into the creation of conference content development for both a small legal firm as well as an international association representing airline executives worldwide. It was in this role that Mary found her passion for recruitment, as she thrived in recruiting industry experts to speak at conference events.

She has now found her home in executive search and recruitment, where she’s able to leverage her bilingual and international experience to help her find the best candidates for her clients.

"Mary always showed strong dedication and commitment to her job. I appreciated her quick responses, efficiency and prompt follow-up to every single step of the process. She was friendly, approachable, helpful, willing to go the extra mile while rendering top notch service even after office hours. Her personal touch gained my trust and respect, and I would highly recommend IQ PARTNERS to anyone who is looking for a new position."
- Front-End Developer

"I'd just like to reiterate what a pleasure it's been working with you throughout this process. I really appreciated your advice and help and will definitely be recommending your services to anyone I know looking to make a change."
- Information Management Analyst

"Mary did a wonderful job guiding me through the whole process of interviewing, offered valuable advice, and successfully negotiated terms with my new employer. Thanks to her I landed a new job advancing my career and increasing my paycheck."
- Software Developer

"Thanks for all your help, IQ PARTNERS was probably the most professional of the recruiting experiences I've had during my job search."
- Senior .Net Developer

Check out Mary's blog posts, including the popular 4 Career Choices You May Regret 25 Years from Now


Loves the challenge of uncovering great talent and forging relationships; a ‘CAN DO’ attitude.


Inability to let a spelling or grammar error go uncorrected.


A fanatic for design and décor, especially mid-century modern; foreign films.