This week’s new product, offices and offerings include: AasaanJobs, Appcast, APPII, Omega Resource Group

• Indian online HR marketplace AasaanJobs has launched a Live Application Tracker. The Tracker is similar to order tracking systems on e-commerce websites, helping jobseekers receive live status and updates on their job applications created on AasaanJobs.

The feature also allows for responding to interview calls and booking slots, informing the employer about availability at particular times and days.

• US developer of programmatic job advertising technology Appcast is expanding operations beyond North America to include the UK and Europe, Middle East and Africa.

To support the expansion, Tom Chevalier, vice president of product for Appcast, will temporarily relocate to London. The firm adds it will be appointing a managing director to help build its UK presence.

• Blockchain career verification platform APPII is launching verified career profiles, enabling candidates of IT jobsite Technojobs and a strategic partner of APPII, to present verified CVs to employers.

The APPII platform allows individuals to create dynamic career profiles that are verified using blockchain technology. These ‘Intelligent Profiles’ enable candidates to use blockchain technology to verify qualifications, career history, and other career achievements.

• International recruiter Omega Resource Group has opened an office in South Marston, Swindon.

Chester Zoo is on the lookout for new recruits

Has it been your dream job to walk and talk with the animals?

Lighter Side 19 February 2019

Oodle launches recruitment drive for London development hub

Fintech firm Oodle has launched a recruitment drive across areas including technology, marketing, design and data science ahead of establishing a new product development hub in London.

11 February 2019


This week’s contracts and deals include: CV-Library, Electus Recruitment Solutions, GradTouch, JVP Group, UK Careers Fairs

Contracts 11 February 2019

PepsiCo launches global student campaign for graduate programme

PepsiCo has launched its latest campaign calling on students to identify what they think is going to be the next food or drink sensation.

15 January 2019