Simply Hired Introduces New Site for Localized Job Search in Russia
Russian Job Seekers Can Now View More Than 195,000 Jobs Using www.SimplyHired.ru
Mountain View, Calif. – December 15, 2010 – Simply Hired®, the leading search engine for jobs and recruitment advertising network, today announced a new localized site for Russia (www.SimplyHired.ru). With more than 195,000 local job listings, Simply Hired’s expanded international presence into the world’s largest country will directly benefit job seekers and bring a wealth of opportunity to local recruiters, employers and Web publishers. The new site launches with social job search features including an integration with LinkedIn—enabling job seekers to view professional connections in-line with their search results.
The new job search engine for Russia joins localized Simply Hired sites in 21 other countries. Simply Hired currently indexes more than seven million jobs worldwide from the leading job boards, content websites, newspapers and company career pages, providing Russian job seekers with one destination for a simple online job search experience.
“Job openings in Russia have continued to increase since the beginning of 2010—good news for the country’s 142 million inhabitants," said Sachin Shah, Director of International, Simply Hired. “With the local unemployment rate hovering around seven percent, the introduction of www.SimplyHired.ru comes at an opportune time for job seekers, providing the most intuitive and effective tools available to help them find a job they love."
For recruiters and employers in Russia, Simply Hired offers the ability to add their jobs into these search sites through a job feed. They can also advertise their employment brand via premium display ads that appear on relevant search result pages.
For the Russian publisher community such as niche job boards, bloggers and content sites, Simply Hired provides relevant job listings to supplement existing content.
About Simply Hired
With more than seven million job listings worldwide, Simply Hired (www.SimplyHired.ru) is the world’s largest job search engine and recruitment advertising network. The company powers jobs on over 10,000 network partner sites, and operates global sites in 22 countries and 11 languages on six continents. Simply Hired has raised $22.3 million in funding from venture and individual investors including Foundation Capital, IDG Ventures and News Corporation. The company is privately held and is based in Mountain View, California.