Temp agencies are often used by a huge variety of industries. The primary advantage of a temp agency is that companies looking for large volumes of temporary work can be easily connected with the required talent.
However, there remains some confusion about the precise role of a temp agency – both for clients and for candidates. Clients often wonder what they’re paying for – why not find candidates ourselves? And candidates are sometimes concerned that they’re simply being used, and may be hit with hidden costs, fees, or miss out on benefits of other work.