Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Does Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) replace or complement HR?

Recruitment Process Outsourcing, commonly known as RPO acts as an extension of an organization’s HR function. Efficient recruitment methodologies and important market insights provided by Recruitment ProcessOutsourcing (RPO) experts help talent acquisition teams streamline recruitment processes by resolving almost all kinds of hiring challenges including process excellence, cost effectiveness, predictive analytics and scalability. Scope of services may vary from managing selected facets of the recruitment process to managing end to end recruitment process of an organization.

Special features of Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO)

Besides the wide-spread scope of functions Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) services, there are other special attributes that an expert recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) team will demonstrate over and above its defined contract. The art of improvisation of a pro Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) team touches every aspect of a project including employer’s branding, human resource planning, personalized recruitment strategy, technology, research and enhance capabilities  and even setting new trends.

A proactive Recruitment Process Outsourcing(RPO) team will demonstrate the qualities discussed below to ensure an accelerated business growth:

·         Streamline recruitment process by leveraging big data. Predictive analytics help gauge potential candidates available or even the timeline expected for a new hire to attain full productivity

·         Establish a sustainable recruit to hire process: A predictable and streamlined recruitment process helps manage the candidates’ expectations and therefore ensures a positive candidate experience. 

·         Provide scalability to meet growth targets during seasonal spikes

·         Provide customizable hiring strategies for attracting sought after candidates

·         Establish the employer brand to attract talent and also provide consultation on improving the employer brand applying research and analytics. This in turn helps companies build a talent pipeline for its future requirements. A strong employer brand also ensures low attrition.

When the recruitment process of an HR department is outsourced to a recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) partner, a number of benefits can be expected. Therefore, Recruitment Process Outsourcing(RPO) as a service complements an organization’s HR function in multiple ways, such as:
·         Instilling agility and flexibility in the recruiting process
·         Reduced cost per hire
·         Shorter hiring timeline
·         Less number of vendors
·         Access untapped sources of talent
·         Improving the quality of candidates and finding the right talent
·         A rich talent pool
·         Optimized employee referral system

At ManpowerGroup, we help organizations accelerate their business growth with our end-to-end Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) solution. We have helped leading companies across industries succeed with their staffing needs.