Monster.com.ph, one of the leading providers of online career and recruitment solutions, recently launched the Monster mobile application for BlackBerry smartphones, empowering employers and jobseekers while they are on the move. The free new app is now available for download on BlackBerry App World.
Elaborating on the launch, Sanjay Modi, Managing Director, Monster.com (India/ Middle East/ South East Asia) said, “We are excited to launch the Monster application on the BlackBerry platform. The significant reach and popularity of BlackBerry smartphones provides us an ideal platform to reach out to both jobseekers and employers who want access to Monster.com.ph from their handset. The launch of this application is a step further toward expanding the Monster Mobile Solutions portfolio. Keeping innovation at the heart of all our initiatives, our new mobile application for BlackBerry smartphones caters to the mobile, tech-savvy working population.
“In the backdrop of a dynamic 24X7 lifestyle, this application will provide both seekers and employers using mobile smartphones the valuable convenience of using Monster’s offerings on the go.”
Andrew Vardon, Director of Alliances in Asia Pacific, Research In Motion said, “We are pleased to support Monster.com in bringing its app to the BlackBerry platform. The integration Monster.com has done with BBM and Universal Search delivers a rich and robust application to BlackBerry customers.”
The Monster application for BlackBerry smartphones provides access to all the features and services that are present in Monster.com.ph. It also supports the Universal Search feature on smartphones running the BlackBerry® 6 OS and higher, giving users access to Monster’s search technology in the palm of their hands.
For jobseekers, the new app provides: mobile access to available jobs on Monster.com; ability to view and apply to job postings directly from the BlackBerry smartphone; job alerts integrated with BlackBerry smartphones to deliver matching jobs directly in their messages inbox; and effortless management of their Monster.com account.
For employers, the new app offers: mobile access for management of new job postings; and capability to search and shortlist relevant resumes
What’s more, the new app is a BBM (BlackBerry Messenger) connected app allowing seekers and employers running BBM version 6 (or higher) to easily share the Monster application and search results with their BBM friends.
With this latest offering, Monster continues to meet the needs of jobseekers and employers by extending its mobile solutions to the global workforce.