Global aluminium giant Norsk Hydro, chooses Lumesse TalentLink for worldwide talent acquisition Friday 29 July 2011 PDF Print Oslo/London, 29 July, 2011 – Lumesse, a global leader in integrated talent management solutions, has been chosen by Norsk Hydro ASA, one of Norway’s top three companies, to implement a global talent acquisition (e-recruitment) system. Hydro is a global supplier of aluminium with activities throughout the value chain. The company employs 23,000 people in more than 40 countries. “Hydro is a true international player in the aluminium industry and our talent acquisition process needs to reflect our growing global business needs in 40 countries,” said Sigbjørn Modalsli, Hydro Org. & Leadership Development Hydro’s requirements for its new talent acquisition system included a true SaaS (Software-as-a-Service) solution, the ability to be closely configured to match its existing recruitment processes, both internal and external, the capability to work seamlessly with multiple recruitment sites, and an intuitive, multi-lingual user interface that would minimise training for its global HR team. Lumesse CEO, Matthew Parker said: “With Lumesse TalentLink at Hydro, we now support nine of Norway’s top ten businesses, in a very wide range of industries, including finance & banking, energy, petrochemicals, and retail. Hydro’s selection of Lumesse TalentLink for a major global project underlines our growing leadership in this space – few, if any, companies can match our ability to deliver and support locally relevant, integrated talent management solutions for global businesses.” About Hydro – www.hydro.com Hydro is a global supplier of aluminium with activities throughout the value chain, from bauxite extraction to the production of rolled and extruded aluminium products and building systems. Based in Norway, the company employs 23,000 people in more than 40 countries. Rooted in a century of experience in renewable energy production, technology development and progressive partnerships, Hydro is committed to strengthening the viability of the customers and communities we serve. About Lumesse – www.lumesse.com Lumesse is the only global company making talent management solutions work locally. We help customers around the world to implement successful local talent management initiatives that identify, nurture and develop the right people, in the right place, at the right time. Our multi-cultural background and presence means we understand how to deliver talent solutions that work the way our customers work, as individuals and as teams, because no two people, organisations or cultures are the same. We regard differences as strengths, not as obstacles. 1,700 customers work with us in over 70 countries because they recognise that commitment, innovation and value only come from people. We help customers to unlock and inspire that human potential in their businesses. Our integrated talent management solutions are comprehensive, intuitive, secure and fully internationalised into over 50 languages. Company website: www.lumesse.com Product information: www.lumesse.com/what-we-do Read our blog at: www.lumesse.com/blog This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Brands2Life in the following categories: Education & Human Resources, Manufacturing, Engineering & Energy, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.