Jennifer Rienstra

Vice President, Rekruiters Accounting and Finance

Experience in staffing/consulting:  

I started in the industry in 1992 with placing mortgage bankers. Then I moved to a producing branch manager role and managed teams in finance and accounting for many years. In 2014, I began Rekruiters Finance & Accounting.

First job ever:  

Waiting tables at Harriet’s Restaurant in St. Marion, MA – to this day, some of my fondest memories.  

What makes Rekruiters / Devvelopers great?

We have an amazing team of professionals who are truly passionate about what they do.

What are you surprisingly good at?     

DIY projects- I have a love/hate relationship with Pinterest.

Favorite part of your job:

I love working with clients and candidates who are referred to us.  It is particularly rewarding to be recognized for doing great work.

Hobbies:  

Gardening, reading, bargain hunting, running with Katy Fit Club

Advice for people looking for a job:

Networking is key.  Never stop networking.

Favorite quote:   

“Live a good life and in the end it’s not the years in a life, it’s the life in the years…”  Abraham Lincoln

Why should a client/candidate work with you?    

We put people first in everything we do.

Where you were born and where you’ve lived:

I was born in New Jersey, lived in Cape Cod, Dallas, Denver, Monroe and Katy.

What are you most passionate about professionally?   

Integrity. Growing our business and brand by doing things the right way.

Favorite sports team:    

Boston Red Sox.  They’re wicked awesome. And I have forgiven Bill Buckner.

What problems do you consistently solve for your clients?  

I look at our primarily objective to consistently help clients find quality talent.   Our clients also depend on us as resources on market intelligence.

Schools:    

Southern Methodist University

Causes you care about:  

Breast Cancer awareness and research funding, Childhood Literacy, Texas Reading Institute, Dyslexia, Kid’s Meals

Pets?

We have an awesome Cocker Spaniel, Beau

Favorite sport:    

Running

Star Wars or Star Trek:  

Star Wars, hands down

Batman or Ironman:  

Ironman

Xbox or Playstation:  

Wii