Recruitment specialist Adecco has begun rolling out its Adia digital staffing system built on a platform from Infosys.
Adecco said Adia is fundamental for introducing innovations that will enable the company to unlock the opportunities of the platform economy, and transform its core operations.
It said Adia is aimed at revolutionising recruitment by matching the demand and supply of talent more effectively and managing that talent more efficiently. It provides a way to match temporary staff with clients across multiple industry segments, such as hospitality, events and logistics.
The platform’s algorithm matches jobs to workers based on skills, level of experience and proximity to the place of work, as well as the job seeker’s real-time availability. The user can hire new staff, plan shifts, issue contracts and approve timesheets from this platform, all in real time, said Adecco.
Alain Dehaze, CEO at the Adecco Group, said the market for short-term assignments in the small client segment is very attractive but difficult to serve cost-effectively using Adecco’s existing branch network. This is where Adia fits in.
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