Vanda Alves


"She ensures the hiring process is a win-win situation for both the organization and the new employee."

Vanda Alves, Account Manager

Vanda Alves has been placing IT professionals for over 10 years. Reliable and knowledgeable in her industries and market, Vanda has a network of top SAP talent that is unrivaled. She also specializes in PeopleSoft and Oracle. Her clients are in fields ranging from Retail/Apparel, to Cosmetics,Pharmaceuticals and Chemical Manufacturing.

A great listener with a strong work ethic, Vanda focuses her boundless energy on building relationships with everyone she works with. She believes in balancing the needs of her clients with the needs of her candidates. Her policy is to treat people the way she wants to be treated and to always put her best foot forward. She loves what she does and is proud of the results she provides matching excellent candidates with her clients.

Vanda's charismatic personality and can-do attitude make her a highly sought after Recruiter. She is always striving to learn new things and to get better at her craft. She brings a high level of optimism, creativity and energy to each situation she's involved in. Extremely hardworking and dedicated, Vanda always goes an extra step and is readily accessible for her clients.

Before joining The Connors Group, Vanda worked as a Case Manager for the Department of Elderly Affairs in Providence, Rhode Island. Prior to that, she was a Social Worker at Leon Senior Center. She worked her way through school as a Projectionist at a movie theater.

Vanda graduated from UMass Dartmouth with a BA in Psychology in 1994. She is currently pursuing her Masters of Clinical Psychology Degree.

Outside of work, Vanda enjoys running, biking, and cooking.

"I've dealt with other recruiters and none of them really knew the business nor truly understood my objectives or goals. Vanda understands technology and the recruiting process from a company standpoint as well as from a candidate's perspective. She is resourceful, creative and a solution-oriented professional who is able to come up with new and innovative approaches to helping me secure new opportunities.

—Rex Igunbor, PC Lan Services

"It is important that we work with a recruiter who can introduce candidates that are unique in fulfilling specialized jobs. Vanda works towards understanding the requirements of the position, the culture of the organization and key personality traits that would ensure the candidate would succeed in their new position ... she ensures the hiring process is a win-win situation for both the organization and the new employee.”

—Anthony Sica, Executive Director of IT

"Vanda will go out of her way to make sure your specific job requirements are met. Because of her wide range of contacts, she can quickly lay your various options on the table. I entrust her with my SAP job search and I recommend you do the same."

—Arshish Bodhanwala, SAP Basis Team