Employers will generally conduct an international background check to verify the applicant’s true identity and history. If an applicant has lived abroad, or if the company has offices abroad such checks are a necessity. International background checks allow employers to make more informed hiring decisions.
Running an international background checks is no easy feat as each country has its own set of rules and laws. Since there isn’t a defined process for international background checks it is best to hire a professional background screening company to assist you.
International background checks consist of checking records in each country where the applicant has lived. International background checks are generally customized to meet the employer’s requirements. With that said, the following searches can be included in your international checks.
The average international background check takes between two and ten days if the countries are cooperative. However, when dealing with countries with extensive protective laws or a culture of secrecy, international background checks can take several weeks or months.
Alliance 2020 has provided professional background checks for more than thirty years. We have highly trained researchers who will assist you in getting the correct forms to conduct the background checks. Nobody knows international background checks better than Alliance 2020.