Vice President, Global Practice Leader, RPO, ManpowerGroup
Jim McCoy is the Global RPO Practice Leader for ManpowerGroup, a $250 million line of business. In this role, he leads a team of more than 3,000 recruiting professionals who provide recruiting services to more than 400 clients around the world. Jim established ManpowerGroup’s Global RPO Center of Excellence, and supported the expansion of RPO services into 58 countries.
Jim came to ManpowerGroup from Fidelity Investments, where he built and managed a talent management consulting group for Fidelity’s Veritude division. This group assisted clients in the development and implementation of recruiting and retention strategies, business process redesign and change management.
Jim has been a featured speaker at a number of HR industry forums, including the HR Planning Society, the Thought Leadership Institute and the Human Capital Institute. He has published and been quoted extensively in the recruiting and human capital press, and has developed specific expertise in the integration of candidate assessment into the recruiting process.
Prior to his work in the human capital industry, Jim spent more than 10 years in financial services. His past roles included Marketing Manager for Chase Manhattan Bank’s Latin American payments business, and Product Manager for BankBoston’s correspondent banking business. He was an active member of the Association for Financial Professionals, where he was an editor for The Essentials of Cash Management, 7th ed., and The Essentials of Treasury Management.
Jim has a B.A. in Economics and Political Science from Northwestern University, Evanston, IL. He sits on the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors for Ballet Hispanico in New York. Jim is fluent in Spanish and speaks Portuguese, French and German.