Sweco – a leading international technical consulting company
With 4,900 employees, offices in 50 cities in Sweden alone, and 9,000 total employees in the entire group, Sweco has become a large and important actor in Europe. The company offers technical consulting services with high knowledge and experience and today performs services in approximately 80 countries around the world. The company has grown dramatically and today they employee 2-3 people every day. The bulk of those employed are engineers, followed by architects and environmental specialists. In 2014, Sweco topped the list of most attractive employers among civil- and graduate engineers.
“In that Sweco has gone from being many corporations to a single Sweco [corporation], it became crucial to be able to be, act, and speak as one corporation. It then became time to find a tool that could grow with us in an organic way and become part of our activities.”
ReachMee has helped Sweco become a corporation
ReachMee has been alongside in helping Sweco throughout the years where they were growing into a corporation. Thanks to the user-friendliness, new collaborators did not find any difficulties in jumping into ReachMee, and the key to this solution’s success lies within the fact that everyone involved could easily use and take advantage of the system. This has allowed them to not only simplify their recruitment process, but also simplify the communication between separate departments within the company. ReachMee has even made it easier to identify and capture good candidates.
“There is always an element of risk when you grow as quickly as we have and that is why it is crucial to involve new users right away. We have introduced ReachMee-advice, which allows us to ensure that we use our system in a cost-effective and smart, result-driven way. There is even room for requests and potential suggestions on how the system could be developed even better, in order to meet our needs.”
GlobeSoft is always close-by and grows with us
Sweco has had strong growth and in order to continue on this same path, they must be able to attract, identify, and employee the foremost employees, especially as the competition for engineers continues to grow. Thanks to the close relationship between GlobeSoft and Sweco, ReachMee has been able to ensure that the tools and services work and satisfies the organization’s needs.
“We have grown enormously, come a long way, and succeeded in building a strong brand which today attracts many new graduates as well as professionals. We are in a fantastic position where we are receiving many applications, but the crucial aspect is that we can easily and quickly see which applications match our profiles and will satisfy the needs of the position.”