Finance and Accounting
Marketing and Sales
BS, Business Management
Director, Talent Acquisition, Amy joined Alaant/Linium in February, 2014. She specializes in full cycle recruiting for Information Technology, Marketing/Sales, Human Resources, and Finance/Accounting positions, as well as other areas. Amy recruits on a national and local (Capital District) basis.
Amy holds a Bachelor's Degree in Business Management with a concentration in Personnel and Labor Relations and has over 20 years of recruiting experience. Amy has been successful in placing candidates at many national, repeat-business clients and continues to receive referrals from existing clients. Her experience includes working with top corporations and software firms nationally and she assists international clients with expansion in the U.S.
Amy has strong experience in finding talent, including making use of her 4,700+ connections on LinkedIn. She was named by LinkedIn as a Top Recruiter for being in the top 1% of all staffing & search professionals on their platform for 2018. Having direct connections to the C-suite with many of her clients, she offers a consultative approach to help their organizations grow and expand! In addition to her national book of business, Amy has also been assisting Alaant's Albany area clients to grow their workforce. She received the Alaant MVP award in December, 2019.
“Love working with Amy Alvarez.”
“Recruitment support from Amy Alvarez has been outstanding!”
“So responsive. So helpful. She is so in tune with our culture and needs!”
“Amy has placed 10 of 12 members of my team. They all have been great.”
“Provided a number of excellent candidates and was super patient with me when my hiring managers changed things up mid-process! Amy is flexible and works with any curveball that gets thrown her way, love working with her!”
“Amy always makes sure to turn around candidates in a timely fashion. She is amazing at what she does.”
“Amy Alvarez was always very prompt in her responses back to me, she looked out for what I was looking for, she followed up with me even after I was placed and I never felt more valuable. I was re-entering the workforce and the process was extremely smooth.”
“Amy Alvarez was amazing- professional and a pleasure to work with. ”
“Amy did her absolute best during the final negotiations and really worked with me to get me across the finish line. She was a great listener and I appreciate her support.”
“Amy placed me in the job I have always been looking for and with a company that is my perfect fit. She was with me every step of the way, making sure that I was receiving the communications expected, that I was valued, and that all expectations were met during the entire interview/hire process.”
“Good communication and made sure the process was moving along.”
“Amy has maintained communication with me after I started working. I have never had a recruiter do that and it means a lot.”