jobs.ac.uk launches new CV Search service for academics, science and research professionals
2 February 2012
2 February 2012
jobs.ac.uk, the leading international job board for careers in academic, research, science and related professions has announced the launch of a new CV Search service. This new service enables job seekers to create enhanced online profiles allowing recruiters to find the best talent.
Since launching two months ago jobs.ac.uk has already accumulated over 9,000 live job seeker profiles in the candidate database. jobs.ac.uk attracts a highly qualified audience, 92% of the candidates who have registered their CV on jobs.ac.uk possess a Degree?, ?Masters?, ?Doctorate? or other postgraduate? qualification.
Job seekers using the new CV service can create a searchable profile in seconds and upload their CV from any traditional format or import any publically viewable web profile such as LinkedIn. Once a profile has been published job seekers can monitor recruiter interest levels and add new skills, qualifications or career experience at anytime to help increase exposure to recruiters. The advanced preference tool ensures that job seekers have full control over who can access their CV to ensure complete anonymity.
Recruiters using the new CV Search service will be able to search the extensive candidate database quickly and easily using the advanced online tools to find the best talent. The intuitive navigation systems allows users to filter candidates by a broad range of criteria including location, salary band and industry sector. Alternatively, there is the option to upload either a full job description or CV template. This approach to sourcing candidates not only helps save time and effort, but also ensures recruiters can make accurate and informed buying decisions.
Paul Bartlett, Director of jobs.ac.uk commented “Our CV database will be the most up-to-date, fully searchable CV database in Higher Education. You will be able to instantly handpick the best academic, research and science candidates. CVs will be categorised across 35 academic or non-academic disciplines – providing you with extremely relevant candidates”.
Since launching 14 years ago jobs.ac.uk has become a leading online recruitment resource for over 700 universities worldwide attracting 644,000 unique job seekers every month. The introduction of the new CV service will help job seekers access the latest technology to help find their next career move. Recruiters will be able to instantly search thousands of CVs from academic, research and science professionals.