Manager | Consultant | Archer | CDK Advocate

 

 

 

 

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THE LOG OF MY JOURNEY

 

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Knowledge

Recruitment, Candidate Sourcing, Interviewing, Social Recruitment, Talent Acquisition, Employer Branding, Business Development, Business Planning, Entrepreneurship, Intrapreneurship, Career Management, Mentoring, Resume Enhancement, Talent Development, Staffing, ATS, CRM, Finance, HR Tech, IT, QMS, R&D, Process Design

 

Tools & Technology I’m Confortable With

ATS/CRM (Bullhorn, cBizOne, Exelare), Boolean and X-Ray search, LinkedIn, LinkedIn Recruiter, Buffer, Hootsuite, Paper.li, Flipboard, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, WordPress, Business Intelligence, SQL, HTML, C, Word, Pages, Excel, Numbers, Powerpoint, Keynote, MacOS, Windows, Pixelmator

 

My Favorite Transferable Skills

Plan, Research, Manage, Organize, Compile, Compute, Analyze, Think, Reframe, Create

 

I Can Speak

Portuguese, English, Spanish, a bit of French and a lot of “Geek”.

 

Experience

SENIOR BUSINES MANAGER AND HEAD OF TOOLS AND INNOVATION

Novabase Neotalent

2016 –

Since 2016 I manage the staffing business unit focused in Novabase Group corporate recruitment. I have the overall management of the Recruitment team, I’m responsible for business framework and tools and business development. More recently I take part in Novabase Neotalent management board discussing future business models.

 

CO-FOUNDER

Pelo Rim

2014 –

Pelo Rim community was born from a vlolunteer desire to educate about chronical kidney disease. Our mission is to grow a community connecting patients, their families, health professionals and society around the CDK cause. I’m the co-founder and responsible for website and social media management and engagement.

 

CAPABILITY MANAGER

Novabase Business Solutions

2014 – 2015

I led the design and operation of the corporate thread focused on human capital supply chain management. Our mission was assuring staffing responsiveness to Novabase projects. My team addressed project staffing requests, scheduling activities, project pipeline, HR forecast, interface with corporate recruitment and external staffing suppliers.

 

BUSINESS MANAGER

Nbo (Novabase Group)

2007 – 2015

IT Staffing and Recruitment business management, mostly in Manufacturing & Services, Government, Healthcare, Aerospace & Transportation sectors and also Novabase corporate recruitment. Did account management, team and consultant pool management, new business acquisition, P&L management, budget planning, forecasting.

 

HEAD OF RESEARCH

Nbo (Novabase Group)

2004 – 2016

The IT Staffing and Recruitment Business structure did a spin off the recruitment team. For two years I was part and managed this new Research team, which was responsible for talent acquisition, candidate relationship management and engagement to fulfill staffing requests.

 

ASSOCIATE MANAGER

Nbo (Novabase Group)

2000 – 2004

Got an invitation to shift to staffing business management. Went for it and became a junior business unit manager. My business unit perimeter was IT and engineering profiles for Manufacturing & Services, Financial Services and Telecommunication sectors.

 

CONSULTANT

Novabase Business Intelligence

1999 – 2000

As a BI consultant I had the opportunity to work with great people (some I still work with today) and to learn more about data warehouse modeling, ETL (extraction, transformation and loading) and reporting in Telecommunications and Government sectors. Worked with Oracle databases, Business Objects, MicroStrategy, TOAD and PL/SQL.

 

PROGRAMMER ANALYST AND RESEARCHER

ADETTI

1998 – 1999

Joined this R&D Center to be part of the Portuguese team of project MODEST – Multimedia Object Descriptors Extraction from Surveillance Tapes. The project’s objective was to define and develop a framework for analyzing video sequences in order to extract high-level semantic scene interpretation.

 

TEACHING ASSISTANT

ISCTE – Instituto Universitário de Lisboa

1997 – 1998

I was invited to be a monitor for the entry level IT course lectured to the non-IT degrees lectured by the Department of Information Science and Technology (a part of STA – School of Technology and Architecture). For one year I supported department activities, my colleagues and co-lectured classes.

 

IT SUPPORT AND WEBMASTER

ISCTE – Instituto Universitário de Lisboa

1995 – 1997

In my early college degree years, I worked at the IT Department and was responsible for maintaining the university website, the classroom equipment and schedule and the department’s system infrastructure. I was also part of the front-end tech support for both students and teachers using the IT department facilities.

 

Education

COMPUTER SCIENCE AND BUSINESS MANAGEMENT, BSc

ISCTE – Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal

1994 – 1999

Main Subjects: Mathematics, Programming, Software Engineering, Modelling, Networking, Data Analysis, Management, Economy, Finance, Tax and Accounting, Human Resources, Strategy, Operations

During college I was a member of Tuna Académica do ISCTE, IT Department, Department of Information Science and Technology and the Advanced IS/IT Research Center.

 

 

Featured Blog Posts

I’m a recruiter. Now what?

My experience and some tips for those who recently embarked a recruiter mission journey, coming from a not so obvious previous role.

Back in 1999, when I was finishing my computer science and business management degree, I never thought I would be working in a recruitment and staffing business….

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Employees must come first

Pressure will challenge the ability to act the way you should and push you to act the way you have to, but employees deserve growth beyond companies.

In any recruitment business or role, the candidate must be at the center and every effort must be to provide that candidate with the most suitable mission….

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Tips when Adopting a Sourcer and Recruiter Model

There has been a lot of discussing on how to structure a recruitment team. This is my take and experience on the ancient "sourcer and recruiter" war.

There has been some discussing about recruitment team organization, sourcing vs recruiting roles, sourcing definition and how organizations can slice (or not) 360 degrees. Although I defended and…

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My Sweet Spot

Never before I felt so sure with the path laying in front of me. What I do, work with and see myself doing, it all seams clear. I found my sweet spot.

A few weeks ago, one of my LinkedIn connections reached out to me about something I mention on my LinkedIn profile summary “I can narrow my professional sweet…

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Career, Talent Aquisition, Staffing and Business Manager

I focus my work and services in the crossroad of Technology, Human Capital and Business. I truly enjoy engage with new open-minded people,

share, learn and get busy with new ideas and projects. Whether you seek career advise, talent services, management consulting services

or simply want to exchange some thoughts, let’s have a quick chat to see how can I help you.

 

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