About Us

The Certus Group

Founded by Managing Director, Steven Franzese, The Certus Group was created in response to “Big Box” style recruitment. With over 15 years of  industry and recruitment knowledge, The Certus group utilizes a team of subject matter experts to implement precise hiring based on our client’s specific cultural, experiential, and motivational requirements.

The Certus Group strives to eliminate false start hiring while operating to drive revenue growth within the sectors we serve. At the forefront of our delivery is longevity and quantifiable success through providing candidates with measurable achievement and experience within the industry.

Delivering a white glove hiring experience and above all, adding certainty to your search

Founder, Managing Director

Meet Our Team

Steven Franzese
Founder, Managing Director
Alison Menchenton
Partner, Recruitment Director
Varun Mutneja
Recruitment Director
Jas Dhindsa
Senior Recruiter
Mira Springer
Senior Recruiter
Leah McCarthy
Senior Recruiter
Ashley Colella
Shawn Clark

Industries We Serve

3PL & Supply Chain

  • Customer Sales

  • Carrier Sales

  • C-suite

  • VP of Sales

  • Branch Director

  • Director of Sales

  • Account Manager

  • Warehousing – Solutions Design

  • Pricing

  • Drayage

  • Asset

  • Director of Operations

Freight Forwarding & Customs Brokerage

  • Air/Ocean Freight Sales

  • Customs Brokerage Sales

  • Air/Ocean Coordinator

  • Trade Lane Manager

  • Customs Manager

  • Customs Supervisor

  • Customs Agents

  • Product Head

  • VP of Sales & Operations

  • Operations Manager – Freight Forwarding

  • Project Managers

  • Breakbulk Coordinators

  • Cargo Wise Specialist

Finance & Human Resources

  • Chief Financial Officer

  • Controller

  • Director of Finance

  • Finance Manager

  • Actuary

  • Insurance Advisor

  • Accounts Payable & Receivable Manager

  • Payroll Manager

  • Director of HR

  • HR Business Partner

  • Talent Acquisition Specialist


  • Developer – Front/Back End

  • Web Developer

  • Salesforce Developer

  • EDI Manager

  • Vice President, Data Science

  • CIO

  • Business Systems Analyst

  • Business Analyst

  • Business Intelligence Analyst

  • Salesforce Admin

  • Project Manager

  • Solutions Architect

  • Integration Manager

  • Business Systems Administrator

Material Handling

  • VP of Sales

  • Business Development Manager

  • National Inside Sales

  • Director of Operations

  • Project Manager

  • Health & Safety Manager

  • Field Service Manager

  • Racking Specialist

  • Parts & Service Director

  • Road Service Technician

  • Master Shop Technician