How to hire MS Access / VBA experts in Germany or Europe (near Dusseldorf)

Hi,

I'm looking to recruit somone to takeover development and management of an existing MS Access based system (around 60-100 users), and support/manage upgrade to web-based solution.
Any ideas how I can get candidates? Not sure if allowed to advertise here. Must be strong in creative problem solving, and good sense of business needs. For the job I have a candidate proficiency test I would send out via email, Excel/VBA test.

Cheers
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pootle_flumpCommented:
Hi

There are free board on other specialist forums for job ops (e.g. http://www.dbforums.com/forumdisplay.php?f=246).
After that there are the professional sites (don't know where you are from but in the uk decent ones include totaljobs and topjobs). I used to these when I worked in recruitment and they suited us but I don't know how well they would suit a small business advertising the odd job. You could check their terms....

Otherwise - there are of course recruitment agencies but be sure to really vet them well - also they aren't likely to make a big effort for a small client. Local press can also be useful if you are looking for someone local but don't have especially high technical requirements (as it sounds you don't).

HTH

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jerryb30Commented:
If the EE Experts are ones you want to contact, look at the profiles of some of the Access and VB/VBA TA experts-Some of them have conatct adresses for opportunities, and are based in Europe.
xeniumAuthor Commented:
Thanks for info, i'll check these out.

FYI agencies are also ok, client is big.
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