Talent Manager

Taqiyyah Aprildo

Name: Taqiyyah Aprildo

Job Title: Talent Manager

Industry/Sector: ICT

One thing you bring to your role?

A willingness to always learn new things and curiosity.

What hobby would you get into if time and money weren’t an issue and why?

I would definitely explore my creative side and get into fashion design. During my childhood I would watch my mother sketch out designs and bring them to life with her sewing skills. She was the main influence who ignited the creative spark in me! 😊

What is the best thing about working in the ICT Industry? Why? 

The Defence Industry is one of the largest growing industries in the country, with no signs of slowing down anytime soon. One of the best things about working in the Defence Industry would be its long-term prospects, so job and industry security is one of the major positives to note when looking for employment in Defence. It’s a very exciting industry to work in with many different projects to be involved in; what's not thrilling about getting to work with ships and planes?!

In your opinion, what would make a candidate stand out?  

A stand-out candidate is someone who has done their research on the company applying for and the company’s important projects. This ideal candidate should also have a well-formatted, clear and concise resume and be prepared to give key examples of relevant work history.