Simply Hired Introduces New Site for Localized Job Search in Mexico
www.SimplyHired.mx Rounds out Simply Hired’s Presence in North America and Showcases more than 125,000 Available Local Jobs
Mountain View, Calif. – September 9, 2009 – Simply Hired, the largest job search engine, today announced a new localized destination website for Mexico (www.simplyhired.mx). With more than 125,000 available local job postings at launch, Simply Hired’s expansion into Mexico will directly benefit job seekers and bring a wealth of opportunity to local recruiters, employers and Web publishers. Today’s news closely follows the company’s recent announcement of a growth funding round intended for use towards international expansion. The new job search engine for Mexico rounds out Simply Hired’s presence in North America, joining localized websites in 13 other countries on five continents and in seven languages.
Simply Hired has indexed more than five million jobs worldwide from the leading job boards, content websites, newspapers and company career pages. The new site will provide local job seekers a simple online job search experience in their native language. Through its international partnership with LinkedIn, www.simplyhired.mx will also allow job seekers to discover the connections they have within companies, providing them the inside track on the hiring process. Without requiring membership, Simply Hired immediately shows returning users which new listings have been added since their last visit and offers an advanced search option to return job listings that match specific criteria.
“Simply Hired’s expansion into Mexico closes the gap in North America by providing localized, language-specific job search opportunities for every major region in the continent," said Sachin Shah, Director of International, Simply Hired. “Our goal is to provide valuable tools and resources that directly benefit job seekers, and make finding their dream job a positive and rewarding experience."
For recruiters and direct employers, Simply Hired offers the ability to add their jobs into these international sites through a job feed. They can also advertise their employment brand via premium display ads that appear on relevant search result pages. To express interest in including your jobs, visit any Simply Hired international site and click the “Add Jobs" link at the bottom of the page. For more information about advertising with display ads on Simply Hired, please contact email@example.com.
For the publisher community such as job boards, bloggers and content sites, Simply Hired provides additional, relevant job listings to supplement existing content. By including job listings on their sites, publishers can improve their visitor engagement and increase traffic. Simply Hired currently supplements LinkedIn’s international job board with millions of job listings from the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, India, Germany, Spain, France, Ireland, Italy, Belgium, the Netherlands and Brazil. For more information about incorporating Simply Hired international job search content on your site, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Simply Hired
With more than five million job listings worldwide, Simply Hired (www.SimplyHired.com) is the world’s largest job search engine and recruitment advertising network. The company powers jobs on over 5,000 network partner sites such as LinkedIn, Plaxo, CNNMoney, BusinessWeek and The Washington Post. It operates global sites in 14 countries and seven languages including the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, India, Germany, Spain, France, Ireland, Italy, Belgium, the Netherlands, Brazil and Mexico. Simply Hired was the fastest growing job site in 2008 according to both ComScore and Nielsen Media. Simply Hired has been lauded as one of the “50 Coolest Websites" by Time magazine, a “Top 100 Website" by PC Magazine and the “Best of the Web" by BusinessWeek. Simply Hired has raised $22.3 million in funding from IDG Ventures SF, News Corporation’s Fox Interactive Media, Foundation Capital, Garage Technology Ventures and individual investors. The company is privately held and is based in Mountain View, California.