It isn’t always easy to find a job.
Are you not sure how recruitment agencies work? Here are a couple of useful tips and a quick guide from Stopgap to help you get started with the process.
What are Recruitment Agencies?
A recruitment agency matches job vacancies with candidates and works directly with companies to get their positions filled.
Their consultants look for new opportunities, optimise and edit CVs, and offer tips to assist candidates with preparing for their interviews. They essentially streamline the entire job-seeking process.
How Recruitment Agencies Work
There are several different ways that recruitment agencies work. A company will initially contact them with a role they need to fill. Then the recruitment agency will either:
- Search their current database to look for matching candidates for the position;
- Post the role online to find applicants who have the right skills;
- After sourcing suitable candidates, they will be sent to