Steven Petroff

Steven Petroff

Director, Client Services
Recruitment Specialties
Accounting and Finance Recruitment at all levels and across various industries, specializing in the placement of Investment Advisors, Accountants, and Finance Managers. Also assists legal firms with their hiring needs, including Law Clerks, Legal Assistants & Associates.


As a member of the IQ PARTNERS Accounting & Finance practice, Steven specializes in the recruitment of Public Accountants and other financial roles for his clients across a variety of industries. He also provides recruitment services for law firms. Steven supports a large network of candidates as a LinkedIn Profile Expert and Career Coach.

Steven is a real connector. After graduating from York University with an Honours degree in Economics, Steven went on to pursue a Masters in Business Administration. He began his career in Customer Service at CIBC VISA and went on to Business Planning at Rogers Communications. He then became Owner and Controller of a Contemporary Art Gallery in Toronto, specializing in Recognition & Rewards programs for companies such as KPMG, Toronto Construction Association, Franklin Templeton Investments, and Labatt’s.

Steven helps organizations find great people. He helps people find their path.

When Steven reached out to me I hadn’t been looking for a new position or company. Thank you Steven for being persistent about making sure I was informed and enabled me to make a great career choice.”
– Investment Planning Advisor, Wealth Management

Steven was able to find me a job very quickly. He was very easy to work with and was exceptionally committed to finding a position for me that suited my skills.”
– Staff Accountant, Public Accounting

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Integrity, relationship building, optimism.


Dairy Queen Blizzards.


Canoe trips, yoga (yes yoga), mediocre golf.