employment agency

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employment agency

a business which acts as an AGENT on behalf of firms seeking employees and of persons seeking work. Employment agencies maintain lists of job vacancies notified by prospective employers and details of persons seeking work, and match up the two. In addition, they may advertise jobs on behalf of employers and, where instructed, act as recruitment agents by interviewing and shortlisting job applicants.
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"When I first started looking for a recruitment consultancy in the Yellow Pages, I was delighted to find Westray had a local branch in my area.
Seventy-eight per cent say they spend an average of five minutes a day occupied by their rituals and the potential positive impact on morale suggests those few minutes could be time well spent, according to the Office Angels recruitment consultancy.
Contract notice: the purpose of this consultation is to designate, according to the principles of a framework agreement with purchase orders, several recruitment consultancy firms that may subsequently be entrusted by order form with the recruitment of expert managers in their area of expertise.
TWO highly experienced recruitment professionals have formed their own recruitment consultancy to serve the increasingly busy professional services market in Scotland.
A RECRUITMENT consultancy based in Scotland has announced plans to expand into Birmingham.
Summary: New Delhi [India], June 22 (ANI-BusinessWire India): Mettl, India's leading online assessment company has pioneered a partnership with Mankind and HummingBird International to power their psychometric test assessment engine, in turn, expanding its roots into the assessment of leadership competencies for the former's recruitment consultancy.
Chemistry Search & Selection, a London-based healthcare communications recruitment consultancy, has chosen Kate Hale to lead its advertising and digital operations, it is reported today.
Businesses backed include an occupational health company set up by former SSI employees, a mini golf course at Skelton, a print and design agency, recruitment consultancy and companies selling power motors, creating illuminated artworks, hand-made collectable bears and training HGV drivers.
With a strong background in sales, Avril previously ran a recruitment consultancy before moving into business development at a media company, an HR consultancy and an employment law firm.
A RECRUITMENT consultancy working with companies across the world has broken the PS200m turnover barrier.
Along with co-director Naffisatu King he traded as New Business Start-Up Ltd, formerly called BKings Group Limited and BKings Telecommunications Limited, and Total Recruitment Consultancy.
LEADING recruitment consultancy Thorn Baker has appointed Mark Hopkins as business manager to lead the expansion of its Birmingham office.

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