Adecco Launches Industry’s First Job Search & Apply iPhone Application

Share:

MELVILLE, NY (April 21, 2010) - Adecco Staffing USA, part of the world’s largest recruitment and workforce solutions provider, today announced the launch of its iPhone application, “Adecco Jobs”, which is available for free on iTunes and is the first application of its kind to allow job seekers to both search and apply for jobs from the convenience of their iPhone.

“At Adecco we now not only continue to connect more people to more jobs than anyone else in the world, but with our new iPhone application we’ve made the process even easier enabling U.S. job seekers to search and apply for hundreds of jobs from anywhere, at anytime,” said Ed Blust, chief marketing officer of Adecco Group North America.

Adecco’s iPhone application includes a wide range of easy to use functionalities all designed to provide access to the most possible job opportunities while also providing helpful career insights as well as job search tips. Features include:

  • Job search & apply
  • Auto-suggest of jobs based on behavior-based targeting
  • Career news syndication
  • Adecco Career Center locator
  • Full integration with social media applications

“With unemployment remaining close to 10 percent, we want to do everything we can to help get Americans back to work,“ continued Blust. “That’s why we continue to develop new and innovative ways for job seekers to find our opportunities and for us to find the very best talent available in today’s marketplace.”

In addition to our new iPhone application, to learn more about Adecco or to view job opportunities, please visit www.adeccousa.com, become a fan on Facebook or follow us on YouTube or Twitter.

About the Adecco Group:
The Adecco Group, based in Zurich, Switzerland, is the world’s leading provider of HR solutions. With over 29,000 FTE employees and more than 5,800 offices, in over 60 countries and territories around the world, Adecco Group offers a wide variety of services, connecting more than 500,000 colleagues with over 100,000 clients every day. The services offered fall into the broad categories of temporary staffing, permanent placement, outsourcing, consulting and outplacement. The Adecco Group is a Fortune Global 500 company.
 
Adecco S.A. is registered in Switzerland (ISIN: CH0012138605) with listings on the SIX Swiss Exchange (ADEN) and on Euronext in France (ADE).
 
ADECCO GROUP NORTH AMERICA:
Every day we provide our clients with the talent they need, and help solve the business challenges they face today – and will encounter tomorrow. Our clients rely on us for a wide range of workforce solutions including:

  • Contingent staffing and direct hire recruitment for large enterprise organizations across all skill sets
  • Workforce solutions and consulting including Managed Services Programs (MSP) & Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO)
  • Career transition and leadership consulting
  • Specialty staffing, project solutions and consulting services

Additional information is available through our websites at www.adeccogroupna.com and www.adeccousa.com.

Contact:
Anthony Guerrieri
Adecco Group North America
917-434-4296
anthony.guerrier@adeccona.com

Vannessa Almeida
Adecco Group North America
727.743.7191
vannessa.almeida@adeccona.com

Economic report - Expert insights into today's workplace economy