We are delighted to welcome Bob to the global Advantage Resourcing team and look forward to the expansion of his focus and efforts across a number of our other brands and regions. We are delighted with the success and professionalism of the Advantage Job Index in Australia and look forward to replicating this success on an international scale.
Australia (Vocus) June 8, 2010
Founder and director of Advantage Professional, Bob Olivier, has been appointed to the new role of Director, Global Market Intelligence for parent company Advantage Resourcing.
Based on the success of the Australian Advantage Job Index (formerly the Olivier Job Index) that Bob created and has managed for the last 10 years, Bob’s new role takes responsibility for the provision of global research and market intelligence in addition to preparing new thought leadership studies for the global organization.
Bob will expand the Advantage Index across Advantage Technical Resourcing, Advantage xPO and Advantage Staffing in the US, UK , Europe and Asia.
Charlie Abadie, Chairman and CEO, Advantage Resourcing said: “We are delighted to welcome Bob to the global Advantage Resourcing team and look forward to the expansion of his focus and efforts across a number of our other brands and regions. We are delighted with the success and professionalism of the Advantage Job Index in Australia and look forward to replicating this success on an international scale.”
Bob is a qualified Chartered Accountant and also holds a degree in Economics and Economic History. He migrated to Australia from England in 1986 with Ernst and Young and since founding the Olivier Group has co-authored studies on online recruitment best practice: Insite – Win the war for talent and Insite II – The E-cruitment journey. Bob is also a member of the Australian Human Resources Institute (MAHRI) and the Recruitment and Consulting Services Association (APRCSA).
Bob’s promotion is in addition to the recent appointment of Nick Tonkin as Manager, Finance and Operations for Advantage Professional.
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