Report: Recruiter perceptions of software and technology use

Software Advice recently surveyed approximately 100 recruiters to determine how they perceive the value, benefits and obstacles of implementing recruiting software. Results revealed that recruiting professionals feel recruiting software significantly improves their key performance indicators and is well worth the investment. Highlights from the report:

  • 91% of recruiters use recruiting technology.
  • The vast majority of recruiters (89%) said that recruiting technology was either “extremely” or “very” important for performing their jobs well. Level of importance of recruitment software:

Importance of recruitment technology

  • 93% reported that software provided a strong return on their investment.
  • 3 common key performance indicators: low cost per hire, reduced time-to-fill open positions and high quality of hire–were said to be significantly improved by the use of software.

Of recruiters who did not use recruiting technology or software, 50% noted that a limited budget was an extremely significant obstacle to adoption. At HRS we provide cost effective, feature rich recruitment technology. Using Cloud technology you pay for the licenses you use, add more users as you grow and switch them of should you have to downsize. Flexible contracts let you manage that all important cash flow.

Working closely with our customer base HRS products match the changing needs of the modern recruitment professional. Key features include:

  • No long term contracts. Add or remove users as required.
  • All upgrades included in monthly price.
  • Social media integration.
  • Powerful job board connectivity, seamless integration with Broadbean.
  • Intelligent CV parsing.
  • Advanced LinkedIn integration. Search, parse and view candidates all from within HRS.
  • Full mobile compatibility. Access your full database away from the office.
  • Super fast boolean search. Search within any field in a candidate or contact record. If it’s in there you’ll find it.

If you want to take your business to the next level and grow with HRS head over to our dedicated recruitment software pages or book a product walkthrough with one of our recruitment tech specialists. Embrace mobile, social and the cloud and take your business to the next level. For the full Software Advice report click here.

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