Jacob began his recruiting career with iPlace in 2010 and now serves as a Recruiting Manager. He has over five years of experience in recruiting operations, client management and team management. He has expertise handling challenging accounts. His teams’ industry focuses span the Telecom, IT and Non – IT domains.
Jacob and his teams have a proven track record of screening, interviewing, and pre-qualifying professionals across multiple industries. His strength has been the ability to quickly assess the needs of his clients and recruiting the right candidate to match the required skill sets and corporate culture. Jacob prides himself on his interpersonal skills and strives to take what he has learned from his candidates to assist them in getting where they need to be professionally.
Here, at iPlace, Jacob oversees the day-to-day operations and performances of his recruitment team. He is also intensively coaching and assisting his team members to improve their individual as well as team performance. His dedication and positive mentorship has greatly enhanced the team’s efforts and driven them to excel.
Jacob’s teams typically work on the following positions: Developers / Architects, Enterprise Resource Planning – ERP, Database Administrators / Developers, Project Managers, Business / Systems Analysts, QA’s, System Engineers and Administrators, Network Engineers and Administrators, Support/Help Desk, and Technical Writers. Areas of search expertise include VMS Recruiting. His teams have also worked on some challenging VMS accounts and turned them into revenue making accounts.
Something about him that most people would find surprising is that he is an excellent cook and very good at impersonating people. His all-time favorite quote is, “Fall seven times and stand up eight.” – Japanese proverb
- MBA in HR from Ulyanovsk State University, Russia
- B.Com from Goa University