Staffing agencies are essentially matchmakers – they have job hunters on one side as clients and employers on the other side as clients. Staffing agencies place, from their pool of job hunters, the best candidate into open positions listed by the their employers.
Staffing agencies also come with a range of benefits that job hunters can use to their advantage. First off, 1000’s of companies use staffing agencies and many have developed relationships with agencies that make it possible to be considered for a job long before it’s listed on one of the many job boards online.
Secondly, negotiations, whether they involve salary or fees paid to the agency, can be a pain. Often times your agent will play the moderator between you and your would be employer netting you a better deal than you might have on your own.
Most importantly – staffing agencies have a stake in your success! They get paid through fees usually taken off the top of your hourly wage or salary. That motivation is what keeps you both in the game and your best interest at heart.
If you’re looking for a job and need help from someone who has a vested interest in your success, an Atlanta staffing agencies might be your best choice.