The SI Selects Adecco RPO for Enterprise Wide Recruitment Solution

Leading Provider of Mission-Critical Systems Engineering and Integration Services to the Intelligence Community and Department of Defense Partners with RPO Industry Leader

Mar 14, 2011, 09:00 ET from Adecco RPO

MELVILLE, N.Y., March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Adecco's Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) division, a member of Adecco Solutions and part of the world's leading recruitment and workforce solutions provider, today is pleased to announce that the SI has selected Adecco RPO as its partner for full lifecycle, enterprise-wide recruitment services.  The SI's scalable systems engineering platform for modeling, simulation and analysis helps customers baseline their requirements, optimize resources and manage risk.  The SI has a 40-year history of successfully delivering system-of-systems technology solutions.  The SI is headquartered in Valley Forge, Pa., and has other major locations in Maryland and Virginia.  

Adecco RPO implemented a full lifecycle recruitment solution for the SI including an applicant tracking system (ATS), employment branding and outreach, research, talent market mapping and candidate pipelining, direct, indirect and Internet sourcing, a social media sourcing strategy, candidate screening, assessment and selection, offer management, on-boarding, and all recruitment administration support services.  This is the single most comprehensive RPO engagement of its kind in the Intelligence Community and the Department of Defense, in an employment environment that requires all new hires to hold a U.S. Government Security Clearance.

"We're very pleased with the recruitment program that we've co-developed with our partner Adecco RPO," said James Mesick, the SI's senior manager for Workforce Planning and Solutions.  "After thoroughly weighing our options, we became convinced that not only was Adecco RPO uniquely qualified to fill our positions requiring security clearances, they were also the most proficient recruitment process experts in the RPO space.  Their talented staff is fully committed to driving a balance of recruitment process innovation and compliance, which is a critical requirement within our industry sector."

Adecco RPO continues to gain market-share and momentum in the RPO industry, while making significant investments into its Commercial and Government sector RPO operations, and delivering the most innovative services and solutions in the RPO industry.  Michael Beygelman, president, RPO Solutions, North America said, "The SI's selection of Adecco RPO recognizes our commitment to making investments into people, process, and technology to continue to be the leader in recruitment process innovation."

Michael Palmer, senior vice president and Government Sector practice director for Adecco RPO commented, "Adecco RPO understands the unique value of the SI and its culture of mission success, and we are dedicated to attracting and engaging world-class talent to support national security objectives."  Palmer added, "We've structured a program that will become the benchmark for how to deliver recruitment services within an environment that has significant talent shortages and intense competition."

Recently Adecco RPO was ranked second on HRO Today's RPO Bakers Dozen list.  Last year Adecco RPO announced being ranked as the #1 provider of RPO by the Black Book of Outsourcing client experience survey.  Adecco RPO sponsors key Commercial and Government sector think tanks and events like HCI Government Talent Management Summit, HRO Summit, RPO Summit, SHRM, and others.  For additional information about Adecco RPO services please visit us at


The SI Organization, Inc. is a leading provider of full life cycle, mission-focused systems engineering and integration services to the U.S. Intelligence Community, Department of Defense and other agencies.  Our scalable systems engineering platform for modeling, simulation and analysis helps customer's baseline requirements, optimize resources and manage risk.  We have a 40-year history of successfully delivering complex, system-of-systems technology solutions.  In November 2010, the SI separated from Lockheed Martin and became an independent company.  The SI is headquartered in Valley Forge, Pa., and employs more than 1,900 people.  For more information, visit our website:


The Adecco Group, based in Zurich, Switzerland, is the world's leading provider of HR solutions.  With over 32,000 FTE employees and more than 5,500 offices, in over 60 countries and territories around the world, Adecco Group offers a wide variety of services, connecting more than 700,000 associates with over 100,000 clients every day.  The services offered fall into the broad categories of temporary staffing, permanent placement, outsourcing, consulting and outplacement.  The Adecco Group is a Fortune Global 500 company.

Adecco S.A. is registered in Switzerland (ISIN: CH0012138605) and listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (ADEN).


Adecco RPO, a member of Adecco Solutions and part of the Adecco Group, leads the recruitment process outsourcing industry in terms of scale, size, flexibility, customer service, and customer satisfaction.  Datamonitor, Orbys Black Book of Sourcing, has recognized Adecco RPO as the #1 RPO in the industry in 2009.  Adecco RPO has also been named to the HRO Today Baker's Dozen list of RPO firms for six consecutive years.

We deliver industry-vertical solutions for the following sectors: financial services, pharmaceutical, healthcare, life sciences, information technology, energy, manufacturing, logistics and transport, retail, telecommunications, business services, public sector, and others.

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