Run by in-house recruiters for in-house recruiters The Forum for In-House Recruitment Managers (The FIRM) is the leading global membership organisation for in-house recruiters.
With over 6000 members in 56 countries, we are a supportive and collaborative community of corporate recruiters that provides both an online and offline hub for members to network, request help, share knowledge and give advice on all aspects of recruitment and talent management. We aim to support, develop and inspire our members as well as working to ensure integrity and best practice throughout the in-house resourcing and talent community. Through doing this we aspire to raise the standard of service our members provide to their internal customers and receive from external suppliers.
Above all The FIRM is a membership organisation and at all times we remember that we are in business solely for the benefit of our members. Our Values and Code of Membership Principles are the cornerstones of our business practice and are central to our and our membership’s ways of working.
OUR 6 VALUES:
TRUST & INTEGRITY: These are our most valuable assets and the foundation of our brand and reputation. Our members rely on our integrity and this trust will be nurtured and safeguarded day after day.
MEMBERS FIRST: Above all The FIRM is a membership organisation and at all times we remember that we are in business solely for the benefit of our members. We put our members first in everything we do.
COLLABORATION: Our organisation is founded and built upon our principle of collaboration and sharing. At all times we aim to be accessible and inclusive. We will always listen, respect and respond to our members’ views and requests.
MUTUALITY: The FIRM is committed to establishing mutually beneficial relations with our suppliers, customers and business partners. In our business dealings we expect our partners to adhere to business principles consistent with our own.
INNOVATION: We will always aspire to be leading edge, pro-active and future focussed. We aim to engage, challenge and inspire our membership.
BEST PRACTICE: The FIRM has an important role to play in continuously improving standards within the recruitment industry. We will always endeavour to promote and celebrate best practice amongst our membership. The FIRM will offer guidance, support and training to members to help achieve these standards.