Jack Hayes (Mohd. Abrar Shaikh)

Recruiting Manager

Jack has more than six years of experience in international recruiting. He began his recruiting career with iPlace in 2011 and now serves as a Recruiting Manager. He is outgoing, approachable and committed to his clients and candidates. He is mainly responsible for team performance and on-time delivery. He also conducts training for junior recruiters and makes them accustomed to the workplace culture. He guides and motivates his team to perform well even in a highly stressed, fast-paced environment.

Jack acts as a liaison between the company and his clients by doing ground level recruiting and final telephone screening of candidates submitted by his fellow recruiters. He and his teams have a proven track record in screening, interviewing, and pre-qualifying professionals, finding and retaining the best and brightest candidates in executive level positions across multiple industries including: Information Technology, Management, Finance & Fortune 500 companies.

His teams’ industry focus includes both the IT and Non – IT domains. He specializes in VMS clients. His teams have also worked on the following positions: Java/J2EE Developers, Project Manager, System Administrators, Storage Engineers, Database Administrators, C++ Developers, Network Administrators, Business Analysts, Data Analysts, Business Objects Developers, and Crystal Reports Developers.

During his summer internship, Jack worked on a formal project for Dabur India Ltd., where he conducted a detailed study on their HR policies. Here, at iPlace, Jack was awarded Star Recruiter of the month twice in a row.

He can fluently speak, read and write seven different languages namely Hindi, English, Dogri, Punjabi, Pahari, Kashmiri, and Urdu. He is greatly inspired by the lives of successful entrepreneurs. They empower him to achieve his life’s dreams and hopes. A quirky thing about him is that, he can stare without blinking his eyes for extremely long periods of time. If there was a staring contest, Jack would definitely ace it with a new record-breaking score.

His all-time favorite quote is, “Tough times never last but tough people do.” – Robert H. Schuller


EDUCATION

  • MBA in Human Resources and Marketing from Bangalore University
  • BA from Himachal Pradesh University

CERTIFICATIONS

Certified by the Sourcing Institute iPlace Academy Graduate