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File #: 22-214    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 2/23/2022 Departments: HUMAN RESOURCES
On agenda: 3/22/2022 Final action: 3/22/2022
Title: Adopt a resolution authorizing an amendment with Spin Recruitment, Inc. for recruitment advertising and marketing services, extending the term of the agreement through January 31, 2023, and increasing the amount by $150,000 to an amount not to exceed $350,000.
Attachments: 1. 20220322_r_Amendment to Agreement with Spin Recruitment.docx, 2. 20220322_a_Amendment to Agreement with Spin Recruitment.pdf
Special Notice / Hearing: None__
Vote Required: Majority

To: Honorable Board of Supervisors

From: Rocio Kiryczun, Human Resources Director
Theresa Rabe, Deputy Director of Human Resources

Subject: Agreement with Spin Recruitment, Inc. for Recruitment Services

RECOMMENDATION:
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Adopt a resolution authorizing an amendment with Spin Recruitment, Inc. for recruitment advertising and marketing services, extending the term of the agreement through January 31, 2023, and increasing the amount by $150,000 to an amount not to exceed $350,000.

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BACKGROUND:
When departments within the County of San Mateo have vacancies for employees, the Talent Acquisition Division of the Human Resources Department facilitates the recruitment processes in collaboration with the hiring departments. In order to attract well-qualified candidates, it is important to advertise these vacancies appropriately, e.g., on job boards, websites of professional journals, diverse platforms, social media sites, etc.

Since at least 2017, the Talent Acquisition Division has used Spin Recruitment, Inc. (doing business as Spin Recruitment Advertising) for the majority of advertising services. Spin is a small, women-owned advertising company that has best provided expertise in finding niche advertising sites.

DISCUSSION:
There is a strong need to continue Spin's advertising and marketing services and increase the contract amount. As the County strives to attract and retain talented, well-qualified individuals for vacancies to ensure excellent service provision to the community, advertising and marketing efforts have become critical in the technologically advanced recruitment and selection practices. Spin Recruitment's vast knowledge and connections with specialty advertising locations makes this company invaluable to the recruitment advertising needs of our County departments.

The fee schedules of Spin Recruitment are reasonable and in-line with the prices we have been ...

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