02.15.2019

Alaant Advisor

The New Sweethearts of the Workplace, Pay Increases for 2019, U.S. Job Numbers and more!

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+ About the Alaant Advisor
The Alaant Advisor is our column focused on all things going on in the world of recruiting, job placement, and search. Think of it as your weekly briefing—a handy, quick guide to what's going on.

Here's what's happening this week:

Hot Candidate's of the Week!

These are two of the best candidates we've seen this week. If you would like more information on these candidates, please reach out to us right away.

Sarah - Customer Service Representative

Hartford, CT
  • Greets all clients, visitors and employees, providing courteous and professional customer service in person or on the telephone.
  • Services the reception area windows and performs related data collection/entry; screens all clients and updates pertinent demographic and insurance information into the practice management system.
  • Checks in and out clients for single/multiple appointments, utilizing the appropriate systems to ensure smooth client experience for both clients and clinical staff.
  • Performs proper protocol for processing clients and visitors for Behavioral Health service, utilizing proper systems for clinician and/or UCFS employee notification.
  • Work in conjunction with Parole Officer (CSSD) client integrating back into the community.
  • Schedules and books clients for single & multiple appointments with behavioral health providers, inclusive of follow up and initial intake appointments; calls clients to schedule/reschedule appointments as directed; prints daily schedules and encounter forms; requests/pulls medical records as necessary.

Allison - Office Administrator/Project Manager

Albany, NY

Allison brings 3 years’ administrative experience and is looking to move into Project Management. She has a process-focused mindset and is interested in working with a collaborative team to ensure timelines are met efficiently and effectively.

  • Bachelor’s degree           
  • Experience tracking and updating project milestones
  • Lead contact for Office Move Project     
    • Communicated with vendors to ensure process was running smoothly and deescalated situations
  • Responsible for billing, budgeting, event planning 40 corporate events a year
  • Comfortable with Microsoft SharePoint, Salesforce and Excel
    • Excel: Experience drafting timelines and flow charts
    • SharePoint: Track internal documents and information
  • Experience managing invoicing, data entry, taking meeting minutes, and reporting to a team

About the Author

Miranda March Digital Strategist for Alaant Workforce Solutions

Miranda March, Digital Communications Specialist

Miranda has a real knack for connecting the dots between employers and job seekers. She prides herself on keeping a pulse on the national and local hiring markets. In her downtime, she enjoys cooking new foods and spending time with her family. A little-known fact about Miranda is her love of video games, new and old.

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