MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA – August 7, 2003 –
According to the Hitwise Australia Newsletter – August 2003, the Coles Myer Careers site, which is powered by PageUp People, is the number 7 most visited employment site in Australia ahead of long established players Jobnet and Yahoo! As Australia’s largest employer it is the only corporate careers site to make the top ten list. Since it’s launch only 6 weeks ago the PageUp People product has already processed more than 100,000 job applications.
The use of corporate job boards represents a dynamic shift away from recruitment agencies as large employers take their recruitment inhouse with the use of sophisticated tools. Over 94% of the Fortune 500 use corporate careers sites to recruit.
PageUp People is a comprehensive online recruitment management system that streamlines the recruitment process allowing employers to advertise jobs, filter candidates to their requirements and automate communication, heavily reducing costs and time to hire. PageUp People was used as Olympics and FIFA World Cup 2002 recruitment software, and has secured such clients as Coles Myer Limited, Macquarie Bank, ANZ Limited and Flight Centre.