MCI releases the 2017 results of SA’s biggest HR Recruitment trend survey

21st Sep 2017

In the 6th Annual HR Recruitment Trend Survey, MCI Consultants, the largest distributor of HR Recruitment Software, polled 1276 HR professionals from a cross section of industries and organisation sizes in South Africa. “This is the sixth consecutive year that we have run this survey,” commented Rhett Davies, Partner at MCI. “This survey maintains its status as being the largest survey of its kind to be run in South Africa. Whilst most of the trends have remained consistent, this year saw a sharp decline in the usage of recruitment agencies as a primary source of hiring talent. This may be due to the increased number of organisations utilising recruitment technology to source and hire staff in a more cost effective manner.” Some of the highlights from the survey were as follows: An infographic summarising the survey is shown below; however, the full results of the survey can be found at …

MCI Consultants conforms TradeCIS to A2X’s trading interface

11th Sep 2017

MCI Consultants today announced that it has conformed its trading software, TradeCIS to A2X’s low latency native trading interface. This positions MCI well to support both its new and existing clients looking to transact on A2X from the start. A2X Markets is a newly licenced equity exchange which is on track to go-live on 6 October 2017. A2X’s CTO Neal Lawrence says “We are really pleased to have MCI’s trading platform conformed, they are one of our early adopters.” The introduction of competition into the market bodes well for all participants who should benefit from reduced transactional costs and greater liquidity. “We are excited about what this will bring to the market and look forward to continuing to offer our clients greater choice in execution venues for their trades.” commented Jan Rabbets, Business Partner at MCI. For further information, please contact Jan Rabbets, MCI: tel: 011 454-3420, fax: 011 454-3417, …

MCI Consultants Continues to Grow its Client Base

3rd May 2017

MCI Consultants today announced the recent addition of Cape Union Mart, Vital Foods, Sierra Hotel Group, Strate and Western Province Blood Transfusion Services to their client base. “We are pleased to welcome such a dynamic group of new additions to our client list – Cape Union Mart Group, a retailer with over 250 stores across South Africa, Namibia and Botswana; Vital Foods, Africa’s leading supplement and health foods manufacturer; Sierra Hotel Group, one of the newest privately owned hotel groups in South Africa; Strate, a Central Securities Depository and independent provider of post-trade products and services for the financial markets and Western Province Blood Transfusion Services, an independent non-profit organisation operating throughout the Western Cape.” commented Aliki Droussiotis, a Director at MCI Consultants. “MCI has achieved consistent growth over the past 21 years and we are proud of the long-lasting relationships we have built with our clients.” For further information, …

SA companies save millions using Direct Hire recruitment software

16th Mar 2017

MCI Consultants, the leading developer of HR Recruitment software in Africa, today announced that recent client case studies have revealed substantial cost and time savings in HR departments that run Direct Hire recruitment software. “We designed Direct Hire from the ground-up with the intention of making recruitment easier and more manageable for HR professionals whilst simultaneously offering companies tangible and positive impact.” commented Rhett Davies, Partner at MCI. “We recently conducted a comprehensive study across some of our South African Direct Hire clients that have been utilising our software for numerous years and our findings were astounding, proving that the implementation of Direct Hire leads to significant cost savings and increased efficiencies!” . Some of the key findings from the case studies were as follows: An infographic summarising the case study is shown below and can be downloaded here. MCI’s Direct Hire solution is a powerful, versatile and easy to …