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The Process

Our Recruitment Process - "The Headhunters Way "

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Understand

Listening is the first step toward identifying the right candidate for a specific position. Accurately assessing your specific requirements is paramount to finding the right person. This includes:

  1. Becoming familiar with your business
  2. Knowing the industry
  3. Understanding the corporate culture
  4. Appreciating the subtleties of a particular position
  5. Identifying “Missing Factors” – the key factors you require to ensure we find the perfect match

Headhunters does not wait for good CV’s to land on our desk and file them away for the “right” client. We are actively involved in seeking out candidates that are available for specific roles and positions. Our method depends heavily on our ability to network extensively within specific groups, both socially and professionally. This allows us to constantly maintain a broad and diverse candidate pool from which to identify exceptional talent, quickly and efficiently.

Qualify

To find the right candidates, we employ a variety of screening techniques:

  • Initial screening to ensure that the candidate is up to Headhunters’ standards
  • A comprehensive, face-to-face interview with one of the Headhunters Consultants
  • We require a minimum of two references from each candidate, dating back 5 years

Match

Once the appropriate candidates have been selected, we work collaboratively with our clients to ensure that each candidate will be a good cultural fit and can perform in the specific environment of a given position.

This step in the process transcends the usual assessment of a candidate by identifying the soft skills that will allow this person to excel in a specific environment. Can this candidate handle the pressure of a trading floor? Does he have the executive presence necessary to support a CEO? Can she acclimatise to the creative culture of an advertising agency?

This approach is The Headhunters Difference.

Have Questions?

I've applied now what? Do you have any job openings? What should I wear to my Headhunters Interview? How long should I wait before I get contacted?

For the answers to these questions and many more check out our FAQs 

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I don't know where to begin to thank you for headhunting me for this position.

I love it here. I feel useful and needed and this has increased my confidence so much and I feel capable......more than capable.

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The work environment is not boring at all, there's always something to do and learn.

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