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NGA.NET U.S. Public Sector Integrates Social Media Capabilities into eRecruit Platform to Streamline Job Posting and Application Processes

eRecruit SocialSmashed and Social Apply Leverage Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter, Increasing Government Agencies Recruitment Footprint and Applicant Efficiencies

Arlington, VA – April 10, 2013 – NGA.NET U.S. Public Sector, delivering talent acquisition and management solutions to optimize workforce performance, today announced SocialSmashed and Social Apply, two new social media integration capabilities for its talent acquisition solution, eRecruit. With eRecruit SocialSmashed, U.S. federal agencies can easily post job listings on social media platforms such as Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter and generate in-depth analytics that report the effectiveness of government social recruiting initiatives. Through eRecruit Social Apply, candidates can submit an application to federal job postings by leveraging their LinkedIn profile.

“At its core, successful recruiting in the U.S. federal market relies not just on finding the best talent, but also providing a positive application experience,” stated Tim Enright, vice president of sales for NGA.NET U.S. Public Sector. “The methods today’s job seekers use to look for and apply to jobs are evolving and government agencies are looking for solutions that cater to the nuances of a broader talent pool. NGA.NET’s solutions allow federal organizations to cast the widest next possible to identify and attract elite talent, by the most efficient means possible.”

eRecruit SocialSmashed

eRecruit SocialSmashed enables federal agencies to quickly and easily post job listings on their established social media platforms, ensuring that jobs are posted online faster and to a larger audience, so that the recruitment process is more efficient.  With Facebook, jobs are posted to a branded job tab on an agency’s page that displays jobs and allows candidates to apply, share, recommend or like available positions. For Twitter, the available position is converted into a tweet with an associated hashtag to make it easily searchable. With LinkedIn, recruiters at federal agencies can automatically synch job opportunities to their own status updates, ensuring that opportunities are shared to the recruiter’s network of followers.

eRecruit Social Apply

Designed to compliment SocialSmashed, eRecruit Social Apply allows agencies to add an “Apply with LinkedIn” feature into job postings, speeding up the candidate application process. With eRecruit Social Apply, candidates’ relevant information is pre-populated from their LinkedIn profiles into the online job applications, saving time and reducing “double-handling” errors. In addition, candidates will be prompted to complete any missing data on the employment application that is not available in their LinkedIn profile, so that relevant information is not unintentionally missed.

NGA.NET’s Talent Acquisition solution, eRecruit, empowers organizations to improve the speed and quality of people hired, while reducing costs and speeding time to critical decision-making. It delivers advanced recruitment and assessment tools coupled with enhanced reporting, search, security and onboarding capabilities to maximize and improve an organization’s recruitment processes and meet hiring needs. In addition to its robust backend technology, NGA.NET offers a user-friendly interface with a clean, intuitive design and best in-class flexibility and configurability that enables HR managers to be more efficient.

About NGA.NET Public Sector

NGA.NET U.S. Public Sector, a division of NGA.NET, builds talent acquisition and management technology that delivers the industry’s most configurable workflow solutions required for public sector organizations to achieve outstanding workforce performance. For over a decade, the company has worked with organizations to ensure their HR solutions allow them to work efficiently, build a talented team and create a thriving organization. NGA.NET U.S. Public Sector offers its Talent Acquisition and Talent Management solutions in the cloud to ensure users immediately benefit from regular system enhancements with minimum cost and logistic impacts. Taking an agile approach to HR technology, the solutions easily integrate into existing enterprise systems so organizations do not have to compromise their business processes. Recognizing the importance of metrics and measurement, NGA.NET U.S. Public Sector offers unprecedented analytics and reporting to ensure users gain insight into every aspect of their HR program. NGA.NET U.S. Public Sector is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia. Read our blog and follow us on Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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