How long should you wait to hear back from a recruiter?

How long should you wait to hear back from a recruiter?

The Short Answer: Follow up between five and 10 business days. This depends on whether you’ve applied blindly or were referred to this position by somebody in your network. If you applied blindly, you are somewhat at the mercy of the company and whenand in some cases, ifthey choose to respond, says Dea.

What happens if a recruiter contacts you?

If a recruiter contacts you about an opportunity, you should be flattered. That’s because it means the recruiter considers you a potential fit for their client’s open position. They have experience handling such matters in a confidential manner and it is their job to so.

Should I call a recruiter to follow up?

Making a follow-up call can help remind the recruiter or hiring manager of your candidacy and is an extra step that shows your genuine interest in the position and the company. However, it is important to make sure the recruiter or hiring manager is open to receiving a follow-up call.

What does it mean when your application status is complete?

Completed – Nothing else is going to happen to your application. You have not been successful on this occasion. In the past, this status sometimes showed when the applicant had been invited to attend an Open Day.