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Operations Manager

Location: Basel, Switzerland


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Job Number: 5668

External Description:

Randstad Sourceright - where technology innovation and our exceptional human touch make Randstad Sourceright is a global talent leader, providing solutions and expertise that help companies position for growth, execute on strategy, and improve business agility. Sourceright's experience encompasses all facets of the talent acquisition of permanent employees and the contingent and contractor workforce. Key offerings include Managed Services Provider (MSP) programs, Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO), and Blended Workforce Solutions.

We are looking for an Operations Manager who will help us support our new client. The role is based in Visp and Basel in hybrid mode - 3 days from the office.

As an Operations Manager, your role is crucial in delivering a tailored solution as a Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) service provider for one of our newest clients in the life science sector. You will closely collaborate with the client to ensure that their recruitment process is enhanced and their specific needs are met. You will be responsible for managing the newly appointed recruiting & sourcing team with a focus on fostering strong teamwork, providing effective leadership, and facilitating continuous knowledge sharing.

This position is available for a Q2/Q3 start, and we can't wait for you to join us!

Here's what you can look forward to in this exciting role:

  • You will have the opportunity to fulfill customer needs by offering innovative solutions and building strong relationships with clients.
  • You will contribute to the strategic development of our RPO program and be involved in strategic projects within Randstad Sourceright.
  • Regular review meetings with clients will be part of your responsibilities, where you will discuss SLA management, service performance, and overall satisfaction.
  • Maintaining an optimal team composition to effectively and profitably serve our client.
  • Leading, guiding, and mentoring your team, fostering a culture of knowledge sharing.

What do you need to excel in this position?

  • Experience in roles such as Operations Manager, Delivery Manager, Supply Chain Manager, or Account Manager in a reputable staffing agency, or experience in MSP/RPO programs, Talent Acquisition, or Human Resources Management with a recruiting focus.
  • Passion for recruitment trends, employer branding, and talent acquisition strategies.
  • Proven experience in developing business plans and recruitment strategies.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills.
  • Fluency in English and German language is a must.

Location and travel:

  • Hybrid, 3 days a week in office (Visp and Basel)

Our offer:

  • An empathetic culture and supportive leadership who prioritize your well-being and personal development.
  • Being part of a culture of inclusion and belonging. We value the diversity that our people bring to our workplace and communities.
  • We value your hard work by providing a competitive salary, with a comprehensive benefits package.
  • A career at Randstad Sourceright means pushing boundaries to do things differently. That’s why here you won’t just do a job, you’ll develop a career.

To apply for this role, click on the "Apply" button and start your application with Randstad Sourceright. If you have any questions or need further information, please reach out to the Senior TA Partner, Klaudia Fűr, at

The application process includes an initial conversation with Klaudia, an online assessment, and interviews with hiring managers and colleagues.

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We are an inclusive employer and should you require any reasonable adjustments in order to complete any aspect of the recruitment process, please contact the Internal Talent Acquisition (ITA) team.

Job Number: 5668

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