Wade Morris

Underwriting Job


Partnering with financial services organizations in attracting, recruiting, hiring, and on-boarding top Life and Annuity talent including: Executives, Distribution Management, Compliance Professionals, Underwriters, and Account Managers.

Account Executive

Financial Services


Wade Morris began his career with Management Recruiters of Cedar Rapids in 2012 and has become an integral member of our team. Since joining the MRCR team, Wade has specialized in the financial services industry where he has dedicated himself to being an expert within the Financial Services Actuary, Underwriting, and Compliance divisions.

Wade has been able to establish himself as a go-to recruiter for both clients seeking top talent, as well as candidates looking to progress or make a change in their careers. He has developed a strong aptitude for helping the candidates he works with determine exactly what they are looking for in their career, and matching them with the best possible opportunities for them to fit with their career goals.

Wade’s accomplishments in the financial services field speak for themselves, but he has also had a significant impact in the growth of the MRCR team. Wade has used his expertise as a Practice Director to help mentor and develop new members of the MRCR team, sharing best practices, and passing along advice he has learned in his years as a recruiter.

Awards and Recognition:

The relationships Wade has established in the Financial Services industry has led to great levels of success.

2015: #5 Global Rookie Account Executive

2016: Top 50 Global Account Executive

2017: Top 50 Global Account Executive, #9 Contract Staffing Account Executive

2018: Top 50 Global Account Executive, #6 Contract Staffing Account Executive

2019: Top 50 Global Account Executive

Wade is a 6-time Pacesetter award winner, the MRINetwork Pacesetter Award is granted to roughly 5% of the Account Executives in the network annually for reaching the highest levels of success in recruiting each year.

Outside of the office:

Wade enjoys spending time with his wife Caroline, and his dog Oliver, as well as exploring the outdoors, hiking, biking, and running. He also enjoys traveling the world, exploring new cultures and new experiences.

I had a very positive experience working with Wade. He was very easy to work with and very professional. He did a fantastic job in finding opportunities that fit my career needs. He also supplied helpful information whenever I interviewed. I am very happy with the outcome. I have recommended Wade to others in my field.

Financial Services Candidate Partner