The Gender Pay Gap | Weekly Wrap Up

Another busy week that has seen a surge in activity across both Perm and Temp divisions and with the ANZAC Day holiday in the middle, this past week has flown by for most of us.

There were a couple of articles that caught my eye during the week the first one by journalist Catherine Hanrahan about pay equality and the pay gap between genders make for interesting reading. Apparently compared to your male counterpart, as a female turning your talents to goat farming could be a lucrative career choice from a revenue earning point of view. The article goes on to explain that in 80 occupations women tend to earn more than men but in 1000 other roles men by far out earn women doing the same role. It is important to note that this data released by the ATO during the week is for the year 2015/16 period. Read on to learn more: Click Here

AI continues to loom large and the following link to a Bloomberg Business Week article by IIya Khrennikov is almost too Sci-Fi or futuristic. But it appears that in the brave new world of recruitment, Robot Vera will be doing the lion’s share of recruitment ‘grunt’ work as this tech becomes more sophisticated. Robot Vera although on first impressions seems a little clunky; ‘she’ searches, screens and interviews prospective candidates. For pundits spruiking the end of the ‘transactional’ recruiter this is certainly a giant leap forward towards that ends but is also gives a practical alternative to the internal recruiter as well which is a space that has proliferated over the last few years. Watch this space. Click Here

Susie Rogers

03 9682 7044

Perm Jobs

  • Assets & Facilities Service Desk Specialist
  • CEO (Part-time Contract)
  • EA/Research Assistant
  • 3 x HR Administrators
  • Litigation Paralegal (Adelaide)
  • Litigation Support Specialist (Adelaide)
  • Senior Payroll Specialist
  • Virtual Specialist (Sydney)

And more…..

A word from our temp desk

It was a busy week with Anzac Day in the middle which was a lovely opportunity to relax and reflect. The team desk has a number of roles including:

  • Admission Officers within Education sector
  • Part time Administration Assistant within the Agriculture Industry
  • Short part time reception role within the financial industry, just to name a few.

If you are registered with Rusher Rogers you have the first opportunity to be considered for an assignment. Register your interest with Rusher Rogers today.

Mirleen Chinnery

03 9682 7044

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