Troy Yeo, CPA, CA
Partner
Senior Recruitment Consultant
Accountant Staffing

Troy joined Accountant Staffing in 2006 as a Senior Recruitment Consultant and became Co-owner in January, 2010 of Accountant Staffing and Administrative Staffing. He is a Chartered Accountant whose experience includes nine years with Ernst & Young’s Halifax, Perth (Australia), and Toronto offices. Troy manages accounting and finance searches at the senior level.

Throughout his career, Troy has been in numerous audit, accounting, taxation and advisory roles. This experience combined with his work with Accountant Staffing has provided him with a strong background in accounting and finance along with exposure to a variety of industries. This enables Troy to clearly understand the needs of his clients and match them with the skills and aspirations of candidates.

Troy’s personal approach with candidates has allowed him to build a solid network of candidate referrals. His network is extensive and, consequently, Troy has been very successful working with Professional Accountants within Atlantic Canada as well as those seeking to return or relocate here.

Along with his wife Michelle MacEachern, Troy owns Geddes Custom Furniture located in the north end of Halifax. He is also a member of the Board of Directors for Re-Jigged Celtic Music Festival and he was an active member of the Board of Directors for ALS Nova Scotia from 2008 – 2014 and the Alumni Association of Acadia University from 2008 – 2012.

Carmen Dockendorff, BBA
Partner
Senior Recruitment Consultant
Accountant Staffing

Working with Accountant Staffing since the company was formed in 2002, Carmen became Co-owner in January 2010 of Accountant Staffing and Administrative Staffing. She has played a key role in the development of recruitment processes and specializes in the recruitment of junior and intermediate level accounting positions. Carmen’s professionalism and attention to detail combined with her excellent ability to assess candidates and their “fit” within organizations has resulted in a loyal and appreciative client base.

Carmen has over 12 years experience in the field of Human Resources combined with a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree from U.P.E.I. (1990) and a Certificate in Human Resource Management from Saint Mary’s University (2002).

Carmen is a member of the Human Resource Association of Nova Scotia, the Halifax Chamber of Commerce, Saint Mary’s University & U.P.E.I. Alumni Associations, and has volunteered with a variety of organizations including Habitat for Humanity and The Atlantic Film Festival. She has volunteered recruitment assistance and consultation with not-for-profit organizations and actively participates in promoting positive change within her community.

Gillian Pendlebury, CPHR
Partner
Senior Recruitment Consultant
Administrative Staffing and
Accountant Staffing

With a Bachelor of Commerce Degree and a Certificate in Human Resource Management (2005) from Saint Mary’s University, Gillian gained experience in administrative, client service and human resource support roles before joining Accountant Staffing and Administrative Staffing in 2007. As Senior Recruitment Consultant, Gillian manages all of the recruitment for administrative and office management roles plus entry level accounting and finance positions. Having completed her CPHR designation in 2013 and becoming a Partner in 2016, she is a key contributor to our ongoing success and will continue to lead and grow her division by providing local clients with high professional standards.

Gillian’s positive, outgoing personality and her passion for recruitment are evident. Her efficient use of technology and ability to manage multiple priorities enable her to respond quickly to clients and candidates. She is an active member of the Human Resources Association of Nova Scotia, serves as a Mentor Liaison with FUSION Halifax (People Factor Action Team) and volunteers with local organizations including Ronald McDonald House.