Candidate Info

Why West Bay Group?

West Bay Group is here to help you make your next best career move, whether that’s next week, next month or next year. As a highly specialized recruitment firm in the field of Audit and Information Security, we are about creating and nurturing long-term relationships with candidates and clients to ensure highly successful placements in the industry. We will never push you to fill a job order, never share your resume without your permission and never inundate you with untargeted spam.

With more than 17 years in the field and 13 years specializing in Audit placements, Mario DeCarolis has developed personal relationships with key decision makers at many Fortune 500 companies, Big 10 firms and start-ups around the country. Mario takes pride in identifying and working with the best Audit candidates and getting to know them both professionally and personally to ensure the best fit. 

Why work with an Audit Staffing and Recruitment firm?

Mario takes the time to listen and understand your wants, needs and career goals and will act as your sounding board to ensure you make your next best move.

As a specialist and member of IIA and ISACA, Mario speaks Audit – he knows what employers are looking for and how to best represent and market his candidates. Since he extensively screens candidates and only works with the best in the field, you can be confident your job search is in the hands of a qualified recruiter whose goal is to find the right candidate for the employer and the right position for the candidate.

His track record affirms this. 

Partial list of clients since 2004

Ernst & Young, Grant Thornton, Qualcomm, Macy’s, GE, Harley Davidson, BCBS, Kimberly Clark, Abbott Labs, Rockwell, Abercrombie, Baxter, Kohler, Plante Moran, and many more.   

Example Placements Contract/Perm

Sr. Fraud Auditor - FCPA N. Chicago
Sr. IT Auditor San Diego
Sr. Audit Manager Japan Detroit
Sr. IT Security Chicago
Fin. Auditor Milwaukee
Fin. Auditor Madison, WI
Sr. IT Security Minneapolis
Fin. Auditor Kohler, WI
Sr. Fin. Auditor Milwaukee
Web Developer Traverse City, MI
IT Auditor St. Louis
Sr. IT Auditor Chicago
Sr. IT Auditor Minneapolis
Sr. IT Auditor Milwaukee
Sr. IT Security Chicago
Sr. IT Auditor Minneapolis
Sr. IT Auditor Pittsburgh
Sr. IT Auditor Milwaukee
Sr. IT Security Milwaukee
IT Audit Manager Detroit
Sr. IT Auditor Hershey, PA
Fin. Auditor Roswell, GA
Fin. Auditor Roswell, GA
Controller New Jersey
Sr. IT Auditor Chicago  


Erin Sheen, Recruiting Director
Ernst and Young

Mario is absolutely one of the best Audit recruiters in the industry! He has a very deep pool of candidates and, more importantly, is a trustworthy professional, which can be hard to find ! Mario has been the ONLY contingency recruiter I have worked with for the past 4 years. He gets the job done and is someone I highly recommend.