Philadelphia, PA; Oct. 9, 2014 – Digital recruitment agency, Profiles, names Alyssa McCarthy as its new Talent Acquisition Manager for its Conshohocken, PA branch.
With this new role Alyssa will provide digital recruitment and account management support. Her background in market research, communications, and journalism bodes well with recruiting talent within the Creative, Marketing and Interactive space. Her former profession was a Research Marketer position at Ascena Retail, the parent company of large retail names, such as Lane Bryant, Dressbarn, and Justice.
“I joined Profiles because I like the idea of being able to help great people find the right jobs. It is hard to search for a job on your own and I think that Profiles is exactly the kind of thing people need,” Alyssa explains.
Alyssa enjoys meeting new people, but she foresees her favorite part of the recruitment industry to be helping candidates and clients find the right match. She goes on to share, “Finding the right job can be life changing and sees it as something special to be a part of.”
When asked about her contributing strengths, “Before joining Profiles, I pride my career successes on my outgoing personality, my hard work, and my ability to connect with people. I am great at communicating with people. Whether it is with a client or with my coworkers, I think it is important to any business to be able to keep that flow of communication open.”
Penn State University graduate, Alyssa holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism. She grew up 40 minutes outside of New York City in Yorktown Heights. Alyssa then moved to State College, PA for the remainder of her college years. Currently, she resides in Philadelphia, PA where she has been for the past two years.