Hiring a recruiter or a headhunter is becoming very popular these days for both employers and employees. Headhunters are appointing employees according to company’s expectation and desire. Plenty of excessive stress and work burden got lesser of the company’s top management after hiring any recruitment service.
These headhunters are equally important for both job seekers and job providers. We’ll discuss their importance for both the categories below:
For Job Seekers:
Although these headhunters mainly work for the employers, but still candidates can also take advantage from them. They don’t even charge money from the candidates. Using recruiters can be considered one of the most important tool for the job search for candidates. Always try to enter your job profile in the recruiter’s database, so whenever recruiters see any job opportunity matching your job profile they will call you.
If you get shortlisted for any job interview, then they will guide you for the interview and will try their best so that you get selected for that job. One most important thing is that a recruiter won’t waste your precious time if they can’t find appropriate job for you. They won’t give you false promises. They will exactly what they can do for you.
For Job Providers:
Recruiters are having big importance for the employers too. Searching for an employee is a very tedious task to perform by employers, so hiring an executive search firm is a very smart way to reduce that recruitment burden. Best thing in hiring a recruiter is that they will mainly focus on quality rather than quantity of candidates.
Fee paid to the recruiters is some percentage of hired employees and this fee is given only if a candidate is successfully placed in the company. It is not always necessary that employer have to hire the candidate who is selected by recruiters. Recruiters can be seen as expand of the HR department of any company. They just shortlist some candidates from many aspirants and from those selected candidates you have to choose best according to your requirements.
It is always recommended that you should liaise with one recruitment agency at a time, so that you can get full attention from them and hence you can avail the best service from them.
So, these were some important tips, which must be kept in mind while searching for any job or while recruiting any employee for your company.