Recruitment Process Outsourcing is a rapidly growing industry that is
polarising the sector. Some believe it will be a good thing, while others are as
adamant it is a new form of competition which should have recruiters scared.
We look at what it all means.
There is no doubt most Australian and New Zealand businesses are feeling the pinch of a market where margins are lower and quality candidates are becoming harder to find. So is the solution outsourcing recruitment offshore, or does the outsourcing of recruitment represent another level of competition in what is already a fiercely competitive sector?
Beepo, an Australian-owned outsourcing company operating out of the Philippines, added recruitment to its list of services four years ago, which also include outsourcing professional services, manufacturing, software and IT as well as retail.