What type of sales experience does staffing agencies look for when looking to hire Recruiters?
I have a background in sales but was wondering if there was something they specifcally look for or if a certain type of sales would stand out over another. This is for those all the experienced recrutiers and for those of you may have an idea. Thanks in Advance
Asked By: DarlingD - 12/20/2007
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I think they look more for customer service experience and people skills than sales skills. Recruiters are more interested in placing people in the right jobs then doing a sales job on people.
Answered By: Carli W - 12/20/2007
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Not much.They just place anyone who shows up there at the start of the shift.
Answered By: Kenneth H - 12/20/2007
I don't think it's all about the sales experience, per se. The recruiters I've worked with have just been outgoing, friendly people who are good at customer service. I bet if you had previous experience as any kind of recruiter (for schools, armed services, or jobs, whatever), that would be best.
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