SAP consulting career event – Edinburgh, April 10

by Editor 3/21/2008 3:25:00 PM

Accenture is looking for SAP experts to join their team of IT professionals in the company's Edinburgh office. The IT consultancy has extended an invitation to all SAP professionals who are ready for the next big step in their career to attend the SAP Recruitment Event in Edinburgh at 6pm on April 10.

With several decades of expertise in the field and more than 20,000 experts worldwide, Accenture is a recognized global leader in SAP implementation services. Accenture consultants help their clients, FORTUNE 500 companies, overcome all the challenges in information technology and implement solutions that set their businesses on the fast track to success.

The consultancy firm implements over a thousand large-scale SAP projects each year and is looking to recruit more IT professionals for a wide range of SAP roles.

The company will also host a SAP Virtual Recruitment Event between 8am and 7pm on April 18. You can register for the event on the Accenture website. In the meantime, you can apply for the latest Accenture jobs on our IT consulting job board.

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Recruitment 2.0: Deloitte Film Festival

by Editor 3/18/2008 1:08:00 PM
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The Deloitte Film Festival started out as a community building exercise at Deloitte's American branch last year, with over 30,000 employees, almost a quarter of the firm's staff in the U.S., engaged in the campaign. Other than team building, the film making exercise was conceived to reach out to potential new employees.

Deloitte employees were asked to film short sequences that dealt with their experiences working for the advisory firm and to try to answer the question ''What's your Deloitte?'' 2,000 people in teams of one to seven got involved in creating the short films.

The campaign resulted in more than 370 submissions, which were subsequently uploaded on an intranet site and rated by other Deloitte employees. A special jury picked the finalists and then it was up to the employees to vote for the winners.

The best videos that came out of the Deloitte Film Festival are now available online. Some of them will be used in the company's recruitment activities, as part of Deloitte's ongoing efforts to reach out to the new Generation Y workforce.

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Top 10 Consultancy Recruitment Agencies – annual survey

by Editor 3/17/2008 3:16:00 PM

Top-Consultant has recently published the 2008 Recruitment Channel Report, which contains the results of a survey of more than 250 consultancy recruiters and over 1,150 candidates (including IT/technology consultants), conducted in recent months. Among other things, the survey covers application trends, candidate preferences, hiring expectations for this year, the most frequent reasons why consultants changed jobs and an assessment of different recruitment strategies.

In December and January, consultants and candidates were asked to vote on the best recruitment agencies. The full results of the poll can now be seen in the Recruitment Channel Report.

Here are the top ten recruitment agencies (by reach/percentage of applications):

1. Consulting Point (12.0)

2. EM Consulting (9.0)

3. Michael Page (8.6)

4. Prism (6.0)

5. BLT (5.8)

6. Aston Carter (5.4)

7. Selecture (4.6)

8. Astbury Marsden (4.5)

9. The Shilston Partnership (2.8)

10. Hays (2.7)


To see the results of other recruitment polls, please visit Top-Consultant and download the Management Consultancy Recruitment Channel Report for 2008.

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