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What is a Recruitment Company?

A recruitment agency is a organisation contracted by an employer to help with its hiring needs. Recruitment Companies find temporary staff to fill all kinds of jobs, from executive recruitment to recruitment in a number of career fields. Whether a organisation needs Project Administrator, Contract Project Administrator or Temporary Project Administrator contractor, a recruitment company can source the right staff. Recruitment Agency tend to have 3 primary areas of focus with many also specializing by industry:

  1. Permanent Recruitment
  2. Temporary Staffing
  3. Executive Search

According to [American Staffing Association] in the America over 2 million people are employed by employment agency, and recruitment agency hire 9 million employment agency every year.

Function of a Recruitment Companies

Recruitment Company not only bring expertise to the employment process but they remove the time and administration work out of the hiring process. Recruiting a worker can cost 8 to 22 percent of the role’s salary and take 27 to 46 days on average to fill.

A recruiter handles the search process and matches up an employee with the job in question, lining up potential candidates who interview with the enterprises.

If a organisations needs temporary staff, it uses a recruitment agency. Recruitment Company provide skilled employees to work on a temporary or contract basis. Often these roles are known as ‘temp to perm’ positions, whereby the temporary role may lead to a permanent position if the worker and recruitment agency are a good fit.

For job seekers, an recruitment agency can be the ticket to getting that full-time project administrator or contract project administrator role. Recruiters can open doors to positions that may not be easy to find on your own. Staffing Agency allow you to try out different organisations and industries, whether you are looking for full-time, temporary, part-time or executive roles.

In order to register with or work with a employment agency, you'll have to do one or more the following steps:

  1. Find and register with one or more employment agency
  2. Fill out an online application
  3. Upload your resume
  4. Interviews and possibly assessments (if short-listed for roles)

If you secure temporary or contract work, the recruitment company will be the ones hiring you. When a temporary position is a match for you, the recruitment agency will call you to tell you about the position and arrange the assignment. If you don't hear from a recruitment company right away, there may not be any opportunities at the moment, but check in weekly to show your continued interest in a placement. Once you're placed, you'll usually complete an online time-sheet and the staff agency will pay you directly. Once your assignment is over, you'll go back into the agency's pool to be considered for future assignments.

Recruitment Company charge fees to enterprises. For candidates it is free to register and there is no charges if placed by a recruitment agency into a new job.


The career journey lasts a lifetime with most people repeating the cycle of seeking new employment 7 to 17 times over their lifetime. At Staffing we are committed to providing you with career advice and resources to assist you in this journey. We hope you found this article of interest, and that is assists you in your search for the perfect job, whether it be Project Administrator jobs, a Contract Project Administrator career or Temporary Project Administrator role. Our Canada team of hiring specialists are consistently recognised in the top 10 staff agencies nationally. If you are a job seeker then click on the Find Work button to upload your resume and be matched to Staffing's job database, including 6 roles in Canada. Alternatively, if you are an Employer then call us today to discover how we can help turn your canada corporate services manager recruiting in canada, corporate services manager recruitment companies ca or canada customer relationship specialist recruiting in canada company's hiring needs into a Staffing solution!

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