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Our Story

Over the past 15 years, companies in the GCC Region have relied on us for their staffing, hiring, outsourcing, career management, and outplacement needs. We provide not only recruitment solutions, but also a consultative and caring service to both clients and candidates. We serve both large and small organizations across all industry sectors, helping our clients succeed by finding, evaluating, and managing talented individuals with rewarding opportunities.

Why ManpowerGroup Middle East?

We are a vibrant and diverse team with a passion for finding you the ideal candidate. Through market mapping and industry knowledge, we know where the top talent you need to achieve your business objectives. We take ownership of the entire recruitment process and candidate migration to meet your needs.

  • - Our inherent values and ethics serve as guiding principles for how we run our successful operations and build long-term relationships.

  • - We will utilize our proven global network to source the right person for your role who will match your organization’s culture and style to encourage retention and maximize success.

  • - We will guide you through the recruitment process with a collaborative consultative approach and provide a qualified short list of technically relevant pre-screened candidates, having matched and managed against your vacancy expectations.

  • - We guarantee local authority and labor law-compliant services

  • - Each Manpower Consultant is a specialist who is an expert in their recruitment field.

History: Over 65 Years of What's Humanly Possible

1948: Manpower Founded

Manpower is founded in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S., in 1948. For more than six decades, ManpowerGroup's mission—connecting individuals to honorable work—has remained unchanged. This mission has propelled our company's growth from a single office in 1948 to a global corporation with over 30,000 employees in 80 countries and territories today.

2008: Middle East Expansion

In January 2008, Manpower Middle East was the preferred provider of employment services in the region, with operations in the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Oman, Kuwait, Bahrain, and Egypt. To date, Manpower has operations in 80 countries and territories.

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Our Leadership Team

Our multicultural team brings a wealth of diverse knowledge that energizes our dynamic working culture. ManpowerGroup Middle East adheres to the four main pillars of corporate governance: transparency, accountability, fairness, and responsibility.

Global Network

The GCC's most esteemed Workforce Solutions Provider

Our head office is based in the thriving city of Dubai, servicing the GCC regions of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates.

Our Vision and Core Values

Our Vision is to be the industry leader in the development and delivery of innovative workforce solutions and services throughout the GGC regions and beyond, providing true and tangible value to our clients.

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We recognize and reward everyone who contributes to our success, including our employees, clients, and candidates. We lead by example and pride ourselves on exceeding expectations. While adhering to the highest standards and code of conduct, we maintain accountability and operate with integrity.

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We share our knowledge, our expertise, and our resources to improve our relationships, solutions, and services.

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We dare to innovate, pioneer, and evolve with passion and dedication to our craft. Thriving on our entrepreneurial spirit, we constantly challenge the status quo. With uncompromising principles and ethics, we are committed to making a difference in the areas we impact the most, supporting the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

Global Recognition

2021 World's most ethical companies - 12-time honoree Thumbnail Image

ManpowerGroup has been recognized for the twelfth year as a World’s Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere, the global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices.

 2020 PEAK Matrix assessment - Star Performer Thumbnail Image

Named global RPO Leader for the ninth consecutive year and global MSP Leader for the seventh year.

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In 2019, named one of Forbes Best Employers for Diversity.

2020 ecovadis Sustainability Rating - Platinum Thumbnail Image

Recognized since 2012 with the highest ratings for ethical, social and environmental sustainability.