Back then only a few things could be done through the internet and now we are in that generation where literally everything requires the internet. Today, recruiters are hiring people to work online for them. Online jobs have their own charm and benefits that they offer. Let us get into some depth of it.
Gives wider reach for the employers: when a company wants to hire promising candidates for a desirable post at times they are restricted due to various factors like geography or career level. When employers are looking out for candidates, they need to be sure that they are in a good position to handle the diverse database and all the work load that will come along with it. Also, these databases should be relevant, high-quality content and should be regularly kept updated.
Reduced time to hire the employees: recruiting candidates online gives you the opportunity to interact with them in real time. Also, the job hiring activity can be done 24×7. The employer can use any reputed website to post the ad for a desired vacancy and he will get immediate responses within a few minutes. Also, various social media platforms can be used for this purpose. So, while comparing the traditional method where you had to post an ad in the newspaper and then wait till the reply reaches you, the online process is quicker.
Gives branding opportunity for the employers: the employers can make use of their job ads on different social networking platform and reach out to a larger audience who are in search of jobs. In this way the candidates can be specific as to what field they are looking into and about their expectations from the job. Also, they can set their description for the company they work for. This could be a great basis for their application.
Further, the confidentiality of both the employers as well as the candidates can be maintained. The employers have their opportunity wherein they can select that database without even posting for the vacancy of the job because it might be sensitive in nature. Also, in the same way, the candidates can keep their names and their current employer’s name confidential while they post their CV online.
The employer ha full control over the process of hiring the suitable candidate for the desirable post. They can get in touch directly with the candidate and there is no requirement for a middleman in this entire process.