Why should companies use a recruitment agency?
Why should I speak to a recruitment agency to help fill my open job positions?
Let’s face it, in recent times recruitment agencies and recruiters have had a stigma that follows them. In a highly competitive and candidate driven job market it proves to be rather difficult finding and hiring the ideal candidate.
Now you may be asking yourself shall I do the same and contact a recruitment agency to help with my recruitment needs? Let me talk you through the reasons why you should you use a recruitment agency to help you out in your time of need.
There are many benefits that come with using a recruitment agency, some of them are:-
Hire highly qualified candidate who are the right fit for the job
One of the main advantages of using a recruitment agency is that we specialise in certain industries, meaning we already have a pool of tried and tested candidates at our disposal. We also recruit for a living which means we have expert skills in not only finding great candidates, but making sure they are a great culture fit for your business.
Retain your new employees
The most important advantage to using a recruitment agency instead of recruiting in-house, is that recruitment agencies tend to offer additional security when it comes to new hire retention. Recruitment agencies offer a rebate period to put any doubts to bed when it comes to bringing on new hires. Recruitment agencies also have great relationships with their candidates, meaning if any issues come up in the first few months of their new job, they are always on hand to help.
Hire candidates faster
A hiring process can be quite time consuming for a company, especially when they have a number of things to do on a daily basis. Using a recruitment agency helps relieve you of the extra work load when it comes to looking for a new hire, saving your employees time to get on with their other roles and responsibilities.
Recruitment agencies are professionals who recruit for a living. They potentially already have a number of great candidates in their applicant pool who could be a right fit for you company. This is a great advantage and it could massively shorten the recruiting process for you.
In a nutshell, choosing the right recruitment agency can help you recruit the right candidates faster, cheaper and will help you retain new hires.