Australian online temporary staffing platform Sidekicker is making its debut appearance this year at AIME in Melbourne. An independent and growing company, Sidekicker is applying technology and innovation to disrupt labour hire in Australia and New Zealand.
Sidekicker lets businesses hire from of over 2,000 ‘Sidekickers’ for temporary work such as event staffing, food and beverage service or hostessing. The company has so far raised $2 million in funding and has since expanded to New Zealand. Its list of MICE customers includes Sofitel Melbourne, Bellelaide Events and Reed Exhibitions.
One of their earliest customers, BI Worldwide events has found the Sidekicker platform perfect for their short term staffing needs in peak times, using staff for the GM Holden Ignite Awards and X. BI Worldwide found they not only save money on agency fees and time on recruitment, but love the staff they hire on Sidekicker. “Rebecca was amazing! Very professional and detail oriented, nothing was too much trouble and everything was done to perfection.” Reviewed Louise Harrison, Event Manager at BI Worldwide.
From bumping in and out large-scale events and managing registration to waiting at weddings and functions, Sidekicker have a pool of hard working and skilled staff to take on any task.