First Senior Appointment
in Belfast to Drive Northern Ireland Launch
by John CollingtonGroup Director of Operations 15th Apr 2015
London, 17 December 2014 – Alexander Mann Solutions, the world’s leading provider of talent acquisition and management services , has appointed Tracy Hurst to lead the company’s new Global Client Service Centre in Belfast, Northern Ireland, which is set to create 250 jobs in the region.
Headquartered in Central London, Alexander Mann Solutions integrates outsourcing capability and consulting expertise to enable organisations to attract, engage and retain top talent. Working with over 65 outsourcing clients and consulting to hundreds more, Alexander Mann Solutions acts as a trusted adviser across multiple industry sectors in over 80 countries.
Tracy Hurst has been a resident of Northern Ireland since 2008 and has held senior client services roles at Alexander Mann Solutions for the past five years. Tracy has worked in the global talent acquisition and management industry since 2001 bringing nearly fourteen years’ specialist industry expertise to the growth and development of the Belfast centre.
Tracy and a core team of 27 talent acquisition and management professionals have already taken residence in the Centre’s premises on Great Victoria Street in Central Belfast, ahead of the official launch in February 2015.
Tracy Hurst, Head of the Belfast Global Client Service Centre, commented:“Drawing on both Northern Ireland’s highly-qualified graduate community and its experienced and professional workforce, I look forward to helping our team grow in the months ahead in ways that meet employees’ professional development goals, as well as best serve our global clients across EMEA and North America.
Working with our partners in the Belfast business community, we are excited to be able to provide long-term, rewarding careers for people of Northern Ireland that allow them to work in a truly global environment, while staying in the region.”
Hester Larkin, Global Client Partner at Alexander Mann Solutions, added: “I am delighted that Tracy will lead our business in Belfast. Given the breadth and depth of Tracy’s talent acquisition and management experience and her on-the-ground knowledge of the Northern Irish business community, there is no-one better suited to the role. She brings to the Centre an important blend of industry expertise and passion to ensure her team delivers a consistently world-class service”.
The Global Client Service Centre joins a network of six Centres globally that provide around-the-clock support to Alexander Mann Solutions’ clients including Citi, Rolls-Royce, Deloitte, Baker Hughes and Statoil.
Plans to launch the Global Client Service Centre in Belfast were announced in July 2014 and are supported by Invest NI and the Department for Employment & Learning.