James Waite

Director, Contingent Workforce Strategies & Research, Europe

James Waite
jwaiteSPAMFILTER@staffingindustry.com

James is responsible for supporting European and ROW CWS Council members with both tactical guidance and strategic perspective. As the Director, Contingent Workforce Strategies and Research Europe, James brings to the his role a wealth of hands on experience in SOW management and international project based solutions. His most recent relevant experience was with Adecco/Pontoon Solutions, as the head of Pontoon Solutions Implementation Group EMEA James was responsible for MSP Pan European Solution planning, coordination, implementation and transition to Program Operation. James graduated from Lancaster University, in the United Kingdom, and holds a PMP certification from the Project Management Institute. Having worked and lived in Luxembourg, France and Switzerland, James has strong international experience with varied management roles gained in consultancy and technology solution groups and specialises in program management and technology solution integration.

Recent Articles

All grown up: the rise of recruitment process outsourcing

17 September 2014

Use of recruitment process outsourcing solutions continues to rise with record deals providing significant growth for the market.

Managing your program? Why capacity planning is crucial

15 July 2014

Capacity planning is crucial when determining whether to manage your own program. Here’s how to execute on that plan, Part 2.

Do you have what it takes to run your own program?

9 July 2014

When building or transforming a contingent workforce program, one of the most important decisions you will  make is whether to  outsource implementation and delivery to a managed service provider (MSP) or to deliver the program using in-house resources.

Identify SOW engagement patterns: manage spend, drive performance

4 June 2014

Seen as the next pocket of value, statement-of-work (SOW) is a hot topic among HR and procurement professionals. Here, we discuss engagement patterns for SOW and how understanding these patterns can help manage SOW spend and drive performance. 

Ignore Big Data, Risk Your Program

7 May 2014

Big data is playing an increasingly important role in workforce optimization and predictive analytics.

The VMS Shuffle: How to match a VMS to your Contingent Workforce Programme requirements

29 April 2014

  • Expert review of VMS scenarios
  • Webinar replay on demand (approx 1 hour)
  • Download a copy of the presentation