Adecco Group Adecco - Operations Manager - Chicago, IL in Chicago, Illinois

The Operations Manager to lay down the blueprint for Adia's local operations. This position will need to have a proactive approach and a deep understanding of the general staffing market. The Operations Manager is expected to be organized, resilient, process orientated and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment. This position should be able to manage a succession of high-volume, high-frequency projects whilst maintaining back office operations.


  • Ensure quality of general pool and smooth private pool management

  • Follow up with candidates to ensure 100% profile completeness

  • Establish a process to verify and vet candidates together with central team

  • Help clients to transition their private pools

  • Onboard Adecco existing candidates and ensure profile completion

  • Target a fulfillment ratio of 100% & Maintain marketplace liquidity

  • The matching algorithm has still to improve, manual force matches can be required

  • Work with product team to ensure the quality of the matching system improves and become more automated

  • Work with ADIA marketing to increase / decrease or adjust the level of marketing spend in order to fill the pool of candidates based on KPIs

  • Post sales

  • Support clients and help them to set up into the platform after initial sales contact happened

  • Follow up with clients that are no longer active on the platform in order to generate more leads

  • Payroll – ensure cooperation with payroll provider

  • Establish and streamline the processes and work with product team to fully automatize the payroll process

  • Email / Phone support

  • Provide clients and candidates with email and phone support based on the respective plans

  • Participates in special projects and performs other duties as assigned.


Bachelor’s degree is desirable.

Minimum 5 – 7 years experience in leading recruitment or customer service teams.


  • Skilled in communicating effectively verbally and in writing.

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships.

  • Very organized and process oriented: processes must be set up from scratch and streamlined as much as possible.

  • Detailed oriented

  • Resilient: project has board level visibility and, due to fast development, product failures are around the corner. The person needs to be able to thrive in uncertain conditions.

  • Very deep understanding of general staffing operations, systems and organization (lot of cooperation required with payroll / legal / finance teams) in order to speed up the process (only for internal candidates)

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook

External Company Name: Adecco Usa, Inc.

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