Simply Hired Introduces New Site for Localized Job Search in Portugal
Portuguese Job Seekers Now Have Access to over 50,000 Job Listings on www.SimplyHired.pt
Mountain View, Calif. – July 27, 2011 – Simply Hired®, the world’s largest job search engine, today announced a new localized site for Portugal (www.SimplyHired.pt).
With more than 50,000 local job listings, Simply Hired’s expanded international presence benefits job seekers as well as local recruiters, employers and Web publishers. SimplyHired.pt launches with the networking feature “Who Do I Know?®”, enabling job seekers to view their LinkedIn connections in-line with their search results.
The new Portuguese job search engine joins localized Simply Hired sites in 23 other countries. Simply Hired currently indexes over eight million jobs worldwide from the leading job boards, content websites, newspapers and company career pages, providing job seekers with one destination for a simple online job search experience.
“Our mission is to help people find jobs they love,” said Sachin Shah, Director of International, SimplyHired.pt. “With our latest international site launch, Portuguese job seekers now have access to effective and intuitive job search tools allowing them to find relevant jobs in one place. The launch of SimplyHired.pt comes at the right time for Portugal, as their unemployment remains high at over 12 percent.”
For Portuguese recruiters and employers, Simply Hired offers the ability to add 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 Portugal 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 over eight million job listings, Simply Hired (www.SimplyHired.pt) is the world’s largest job search engine—25 times the size of the biggest job board. Servicing 16 million monthly users across 24 countries, the company powers jobs on over 10,000 network partner sites, including LinkedIn, CNNMoney, The Washington Post and Businessweek. Reaching passive as well as active candidates, the Simply Hired network delivers millions of targeted job applicants and boasts one of the lowest cost-per-hire rates in the industry. The company is based in Mountain View, California and is funded by Foundation Capital and IDG Ventures.