Are you a recruiter, a contractor, a headhunter? Do you want to find the profiles of employees of a company on LinkedIn, whether they are still working or not at all? We’ll show you how to find them and create a list for future contact.
Finding company employees on LinkedIn
Most members on LinkedIn add or edit their position with a company on their profiles. When they add it, they automatically appear on the company page as an employee. On an organization’s page, you’ll find all of the company’s current employees.
To search for a company’s employees:
On your Linkedin account, click on the search bar and type in the company name and click enter.
Select the company to enter the page.
On the company page you will see the number of employees currently working in the company. This information is declarative, it is filled in by the employees.
Clicking on it, a new page appears with the list of all employees.
Find former employees of a company on LinkedIn?
LinkedIn is full of features, both on the free version and with Sales Navigator. With the “Previous Company” filter, you can find former employees who have worked at a company you are looking for
Search for former employees with LinkedIn Classic
Click on the LinkedIn search bar and enter the company name.
Continue by clicking on the ” All Filters” option
On the page are many filter options. Scroll down to the “Previous Company” filter. Check the company you want to filter and confirm. The list of former employees is displayed.
The “Previous company” search may bring up a larger result than what you are looking for. You can reduce the results by superimposing additional filters to refine your search.
Find Former Employees with LinkedIn Sales Navigator
LinkedIn Sales Navigator is the premium version of LinkedIn. It gives you the ability to access thousands of profiles using specific criteria: city, job title, company size, zip code … if you want to segment very precisely you should use Linkedin Sales Navigator.
Log in to your LinkedIn Sales Navigator account.
You can filter by Lead Filter or Account Filter. Here we recommend using the Lead Filter.
In the left column, you have access to the filters.
In the company section, there are many options available, including “Previous Company“. Enter the name of the company and fill in the data that interests you to refine your search and validate.
A list of former employees is displayed.
How to export these employees to a Google Sheet file with LinkedIn Sales Navigator?
Are you done with your research? Now you can export all this data to create a list in a Google Sheet format. This list will allow you to contact these people for prospecting, recruitment..
Be careful, to export this data via Derrick, you must have a LinkedIn Sales Navigator account. It does not work with LinkedIn classic.
Save time with our Derrick tool! With it, you can import, enrich and clean your lead lists directly from LinkedIn Sales Navigator to a Google Sheet. The extension is easily installed on your browser. You can then work directly on your Google Sheet document to retrieve all LinkedIn employee data.
In a few minutes, the list appears with the details of the employee profiles: name, first name, company, LinkedIn Url, their position..
Do you have any questions? Don’t hesitate to ask them in comments ⬇️