Placement Snapshots

a j. kent photo album of success stories

Since 1979, J. Kent has provided exceptional talent to top-tier Denver Employers in our areas of Expertise. We have found that every personal career journey is unique and remarkable. J. Kent’s Placement Snapshots are stories of our Candidates’ professional pursuits to find fulfillment, growth, and opportunity in their chosen careers. We thank these Candidates for allowing us to be a part of their journey, and wish to celebrate their success by showcasing them here.

Tax Manager to Complete Complex Tax Returns and Mentor Employees


Tax Manager

Deana was looking for a long-term home where she could continue in her tax career and utilize her abilities to complete complex tax returns and continue mentoring and developing employees.  Her friendly, engaging demeanor and 16 years of accounting experience…

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Returning To The Workforce After 2 Years


Administrative Assistant

It’s not always easy to return to the workforce after extended taking time off for family reasons… but employers these days realize that there are excellent workers that are eager to return to work and extremely committed to their ‘second’…

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Yesterday a Candidate, Today a Client


Operations Specialist

The Lead Operations Specialist of our client, a nonprofit organization involved in Head Start Program management, was a former J. Kent Candidate engaged in a job search in 2008. She ended up finding a job on her own, but always…

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Ice Queen Settles in Denver


Customer Service Rep

Amanda lived one of those exciting lives that all of us try to live vicariously. Well-rounded, with a degree in Mathematics and French, she also had the travel bug! Amanda spent the majority of her 20’s travelling to Antarctica for…

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Household Manager - Estate Management of Multi-Staffed Denver Household


Household Manager

One of the more interesting retained executive searches conducted by J. Kent in 2010 was a search for the pivotal position of Household Manager for a recognized, highly respected, international philanthropist. A Complex Search – 200+ Candidates From Throughout the US This…

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Our Candidates Keep Coming Back!


Administrative Coordinator

We had placed Jenny previously, but after getting laid off in 2009 and with the recession in full swing, Jenny found it challenging to find another job. Looking for some assistance in her job search, she enlisted our help once…

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Stepping Outside The Box


Administrative Project Coordinator

What a unique position; the need was for an HR Generalist who could double as an Administrative Project Coordinator. Kim was just the right candidate to fit the bill. Over her short career she had gained great HR experience and…

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The Story of 2 Katie's - Friends Referring Friends



The Story of 2 Katie’s is a wonderful example of friends helping friends find jobs. Katie #1 had been a J. Kent Temporary Employee for about 2 months and then referred her friend to us, Katie #2, who was also…

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PC Help Desk Tech Reconnects with J. Kent Staffing Recruiter


PC Help Desk Technician

Reconnecting with J. Kent Staffing After 2 Years J. Kent had not spoken with Kevin in almost 2 years and, out of the blue, he emailed in an updated resume letting us know he was still in the same job,…

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Looking for a Job? Consider Temping!


Marketing/PR Coordinator

We hired Emily originally for a 1 day temporary assignment as a Receptionist in the HR Department of our J. Kent Employer, a large Denver area hospital. Well, she made such a positive impression, that they kept asking for her…

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