Ross is the Founder and President of JRA and Resource Technology Associates (RTA). Ross has been involved in the Search, Staffing Support, and HR Contingency Recruiting and contract business for over thirty years. His experience includes working with and managing search and research firms specializing in scientific, engineering, manufacturing services, IT, and HR placement. Contingency Recruiting - JRA Consulting Services hr contract assignments
His temporary staffing and HR contingency recruiting experience has been with medium to Fortune 500 sized companies includes on and off-site programs for Staffing Support, Compensation and Benefits Administration, Outplacement, Competitive Intelligence, and Training and Development. temp to hire staffing
Prior to JRA and RTA, Ross was a Managing Partner of Sanford Rose Associates-Chicago, part of a nationwide franchised search firm specializing in Engineering, Scientific, IT and Management search; a Recruitment Manager for a technical and scientific search firm; a Training Manager for a national multi-unit fast-food restaurant chain.
Ross is an active member of many HR and Staffing associations, including TRN (Technical Recruiters Network), SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management), and SMAGC (Staffing Managers Association of Greater Chicago), being involved with its membership committee.
Ross is also a member of several not for profit and charitable organizations, and gives individual and group career counseling seminars.