When it comes to job searching, you may have a do-it-yourself mentality. However, if you’re looking for a managerial role, partnering with a recruiter can be a smart move.
Here are three reasons you need to use an executive recruiter to find the job you want.
1. Make Your Job Search Easier
Chances are you’re busy. You probably have work and family obligations as well as many other responsibilities. So, even if you like the idea of pursuing a new job opportunity, you simply may not have the energy to launch an employment search. After all, in addition to submitting applications, you also need to find and research various possibilities. And that requires a considerable time commitment. Fortunately, a recruiter can make your job hunt easier by presenting you with a variety of the best-fit positions. So, you can focus on the application process (and your everyday life) rather than spending hours each week scouring the job boards.
2. Uncover More Opportunities
Some companies choose not to advertise positions on traditional channels such as job boards and social media. This is known as the hidden job market. Luckily, through their extensive networks and internal company connections, recruiters have access to this hidden market. Plus, in most cases, their reach extends far beyond the local community and unto the national and international stage. As a result, they may be able to match you with a job you wouldn’t have discovered on your own.
3. Find the Best Match
Sometimes a position seems like an amazing opportunity… until ten minutes into your first visit to the company. If you’ve invested time into perfecting your application, preparing for the interview and traveling to the business’s location, this experience can be EXTREMELY frustrating. That’s why top recruiters take the time to learn about and your career goals. Then, they’ll use what they know about you and what they know about various organizations to recommend only the best-fit positions. This means you won’t have to waste time applying and interviewing for roles that ultimately aren’t right for you.
Are You Thinking About Using an Executive Recruiter to Find That Job You Want?
At Connectology, our recruiters have hundreds of connections with top manufacturing companies throughout the upper Midwest. We offer complete confidentially, resume reviews, interview coaching and career planning so you end up landing the right opportunity. Submit your resume today!