HireMee – Bridging the gap between recruiters and prospective hires
Bangalore, 28 July 2017 :HireMee has launched its new platform that aims at cutting down the placement stress for both the students and the recruiters.HireMee is a CSR initiative by the Sona Group of companies that aims to bridge the gap between thejob seekers from Tier 2 and Tier 3 and cities forlarge and smallrecruiters.The platform already has 3000 users in its beta stage and is set to change the game with its free for all model covering a million students.
Thecompany as of now has invested more than $ 1 million in the platform andintends to invest an equal amount in the next twelve months. It aims to be thelargest platform in India for recruiting raw talent from smaller towns of thecountry that often get overlooked when it comes to talent acquisition. The new platform combining the app and theportal was launched in the presence of Mr. Panduranga Shetty, President -COMEDK / RashtreeyaSikshanaSamithi Trust andMr. Sanjeev Sahi, President &Group Head HR at GMR Group. Several well-known state govt officials havesupported the app, which include names like Mr. H.U.Talawar, Director,Directorate of Technical Education and Dr.S.A. Kori, Executive Director &Member Secretary, Karnataka State Higher Education Council.
The eventwas held on 26 July 2017 at Hotel Chancery Pavilion, Bangalore.Commenting onthe same, Mr. Chocko Valliappa, Founder, HireMee, while outlining his vision,for the revolutionary new portal, said, “We are committed to ensuring thatIndia’s talented work force is not lost for want of an effective channelbridge. The app will ensure a seamless and simplified channel betweencorporates and fresh graduates who want to break into the job market. Thekarmic pricing will ensure that both sides benefit from it equally andimmensely.”
The teamat HireMee took the guests, comprising200 upattendees from 75colleges andthirty up corporates, from across the Karnataka, Telangana, Tamil Nadu,Maharashtra, Kerala and Andhra Pradesh through the App model.The app has uniquefeatures that allows the students to upload videos from their smart phones andfor recruiters to select the right candidate for the right job. Also, a 100minutes free assessment test will be provided to all the students and allpre-assessed video profiles with assessment scores, that will cover 7 areas ofaptitude, will be accessible to recruiters on the platform saving a lot of timefor them.
Mr.Valliappa also added that the team will ensure that recruitment facilities inboth Urban and Rural areas are at par. The karmic pricing ensures that theproduct is free and in turn encourages people benefiting from it to furtherfacilitate creations of more jobs and recruiters.
About:HireMeeis a state-of-the-art platform which comprises of the portal and mobile appthat connects companies and recruiters with fresh graduates from collegesacross India.They conduct skill assessments for students giving them a 7-digitscores which consists of English verbal, logic, quantitative aptitude alongwith psychometric/personality communication, technical knowledge and skills ofcore subjects and technical programs that goes into their pre-assessedprofiles. Through their platform, students upload their video profiles. Thecombination of the 7-digit HireMee score and video profile gives recruiters andcompanies a detailed and complete picture of each candidate, so they canshortlist candidates directly from their website or mobile app.Their skillassessment is backed by leaders from industry and academia. They offer their services totally free ofcharge to colleges, students, and companies across India.Through HireMee, theyaim to help students acquire their dream jobs straight out of college, whileenabling colleges to achieve better placement records, and companies to findthe right person for the right job.