Established in 1969, General Search & Recruitment (GSR) is a leader in insurance recruitment and job placement. An established recruiting firm for the insurance industry, GSR searches nationally to find top talent for its client companies.

GSR provides first hand, practical experience and consultation expertise to clients and candidates, matching the right people with the right opportunities. GSR’s extensive client network includes some of the largest and best-known companies in the U.S., as well as many smaller, regionally-known companies and brokers.

GSR is a member of the National Insurance Recruiters Association (NIRA), Illinois Staffing Association (ISA), Professional Liability Underwriting Society (PLUS), a preferred member of the Top Echelon Network and a Top Echelon Contracting partner.

Our Mission:

To build the best organizations in the insurance industry by matching the right people with the right opportunities.

Our Approach:

Attract the best clients and candidates by combining industry knowledge and best practices with a personal approach to staffing.

Develop long-lasting and mutually-beneficial relationships with clients and candidates based on respect, trust, clear communication and results.

Remain well-informed about trends in the insurance industry and the changing needs of client companies and individual candidates.


Our Services:

• Permanent (Retained, Contained, Contingency)

• Contract (Contract-to-hire, 1099 Conversions, Retiree Re-staffing)

• Consulting and Coaching