The peak IT recruitment industry is putting a fiercely positive top spin on the release of new data which shows that demand for ICT workers has been falling pretty consistently for the last six quarters, with a key ICT vacancy index now 29 per cent lower than it was at the beginning of 2011.
Business change management digital services provider, Workstar has appointed a new sales and marketing team headed up by former Telecom NZ, NetMap Analytics and Trans-Tasman Business Circle executive, Richard McLean as Head of Corporate and Government relations.
Telstra has announced that it will slash 651 Australian call centre jobs across the eastern seaboard in the wake of a drop in voice call enquiries from customers.
Data recovery specialist Kroll Ontrack has hired two customer service executives for its Brisbane operation.
Unified communications provider Interactive Intelligence has appointed Cedomir Smokovic to the new role of technical account manager.
Business solutions provider, Software AG, has appointed a new head of its Australian and New Zealand business with the task of significantly growing business in the ANZ market in line with the global company’s aim to double in size by 2015.