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Benefits in Using Contractors

Benefits in Using Contractors

Author: Chris Alex /Tuesday, August 07, 2018/Categories: SNI Companies, SNI Financial, For Job Seekers, For Employers, SNI Certes, For Job Seekers, For Employers, SNI Technology, Accounting Now, Staffing Now

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A recent trend seen around the globe is businesses moving towards utilizing contractors versus full-time employees. Not only is this an attempt to incorporate more lax employee methods and culture within the workplace, but it is also seen as a huge money saver for employers. Though contracts differ based on the person and assignment, this approach ultimately spares the company in various internal and payroll costs while providing the contractor flexibility in roles and organizations within their field of interest. Due to high demand, specifically in the IT industry, professionals are needed to cover multiple projects that may only last for a few months – This is where contractors are seen as a huge advantage. If you are considering hiring outside expertise, here are benefits around securing contract workers for year-end, IT-based ventures.

Exclusivity Factor
In many cases, especially towards the end of Q3, organizations need an IT professional’s complete attention for only a short but intense period of time. Realistically, hiring a full-time employee would only delay the project status due to formalities and onboarding. Looking to a contractor will cut this time in half and will allow you to dedicate someone fully to that need – This guarantees exclusive concentration to the assignment and deadlines until the end of their contract.

Specialized Worker
Along with full dedication comes the opportunity to hire a very specialized professional in the information technology field. Depending on the client and job, requirements could be for someone with knowledge in very small niche. Knowing what the project entails prior to forming the team allows the company to properly identifying exactly what is needed in this worker that may not be found in the present job force.

Urgent Hire
On the contrast of hiring for specialized talent, there are also many circumstances where a new job appears with no bandwidth available from current team members. In these situations, hiring contractors become very critical. With the common knowledge of IT workers being stretched thin between projects, contracts become a vital part of the process.


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Chris Alex
Chris Alex

Chris Alex

Chris comes with 10+ years of Specialized Staffing industry experience and he has placed 400+ Professionals in various markets.

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Chris comes with 10+ years of Specialized Staffing industry experience and he has placed 400+ Professionals in various markets. He is a multi "Reach for the Stars (both Chairman's Club and President's Club)" Winner and he prides himself in having a high level of ethics while providing his clients with the highest level of service possible.


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