HAWTHORN has been denied a bid for a new job by a job hunting agency that is one of the busiest in the AFL.
Key points:The company had previously advertised for a senior manager to run the club’s recruiting departmentHawks have hired a new recruiter for their recruiting departmentBut the new job was advertised and accepted by the companyThe Hawks have not been contacted by the new recruit, who is also the manager of recruitment for the club”We’ve been approached by the employer but have not yet spoken to them,” the Hawks’ recruitment manager, Graham Allen, said on Thursday.
The Hawks’ recruiting manager Graham Allen.
The hiring company has been a regular presence in the Hawks recruitment department for the last few seasons, when it was the first agency to get a contract with the club.
It has a turnover rate of around 40 to 60 people per year, and has a reputation for hiring a large number of people to work in its recruitment and training departments.
“It’s quite a good recruiting company and we’ve seen a lot of the recruiting teams they have recruited from, so they’re pretty well known in the industry,” Hawks recruit manager Craig Haney said.
“We’re happy to have the opportunity to go in and work with them again.”
But it’s not a position that we’re particularly looking at at this stage.
“At the moment we’re still in the process of interviewing people to fill the role.”
There’s no plans to do anything else with the role at this point.
“Hawks recruit manager Jason Taylor said the recruitment company was still in negotiations with the Hawks about what position the new employee would take on, but that he had no idea when it might happen.”
They’ve had an enquiry on our recruitment site and have asked us if we’d be able to work with the job seeker to see if we can put them in a position,” he said.
Hawks CEO Brian Cookson said the Hawks were “very pleased” to be approached.”
The Hawks are delighted to be working with the recruitment and recruitment company to develop the future of recruitment within the club,” he told AFL.com.au.”
In our role as a recruitment and development company, we are always looking for the best talent, so we have a lot more to offer in the future.
“Hugh Jackman was recently named as a potential replacement for Craig Bird as the Hawks coach, but the club is yet to confirm the hire.
The company has previously advertised to recruit a senior management person to run Hawks’ operations.
But it has not been used to recruit staff for the past five years.
Hugh Allen, Hawks’ new recruitment manager.
The hire comes after the Hawks have been contacted to fill a vacancy in their recruiting and training department.
Earlier this year, the Hawks made a hiring announcement in which they asked prospective candidates to send in a letter of interest.
They were then contacted by a recruitment company, who contacted them in December.”
After the interview, they approached us to talk about their interest in recruiting a manager to join the Hawks,” Haney told the Herald Sun.”
A number of them had never worked with us before and it was a good conversation to have.
“Then in January, they contacted us again.
This time, we asked them to come in and meet with us.”‘
We were a bit shocked’The Hawks said they were not contacted by any of the new hires, but would be interested in talking to those who were.
“I was surprised to hear that they had contacted us,” Allen said.
“The club has been contacted in the past by other recruitment companies and they’ve asked us to take them up on that offer.”
That’s a good opportunity for them to do that and then we’ll see how things go.
“Hawk CEO Brian Lonergan said the company would continue to work closely with the new recruits.”
Having an employee like Hugh Jackman in that position is great for the football club, and we’re excited to work alongside him,” Lonerggan said.