Blackline Systems, the developer of financial close software, and specialized staffing firm Robert Half International said today that the two are in a strategic alliance. According to the companies, Robert Half will work with BlackLine to provide professionals certified on BlackLine's software products to clients. The companies said the move is an expansion of an existing relationship that BlackLine has with Protiviti, which is a subsidiary of Robert Half.
According to the two companies, Robert Half will provide businesses with people who have been BlackLine certified, and have undergone rigorous training provided by BlackLine , in major metropolitan markets in North America. BlackLine's financial close and balance sheet account reconciliation software is used to automate the financial close process for companies. The firm is led by Therese Tucker.