How Recruiters in Manufacturing Can Beat the Competition: iCIMS Sponsors an Educational Webinar

- Leading SaaS provider teams up with and ACCO Brands to present an industry-specific webinar on top recruiting strategies -

Feb 28, 2014, 15:18 ET from iCIMS, Inc.

MATAWAN, N.J., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- iCIMS, Inc., a leading provider of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) talent acquisition software solutions for growing businesses, is sponsoring a webinar to assist HR professionals working in the manufacturing industry. The hour-long complimentary webinar presented by will provide helpful tips on sourcing, recruiting, and hiring today's top manufacturing talent.

"The U.S. manufacturing industry is experiencing a hiring surge. According to Reuters, more than 21,000 manufacturing jobs were added in January alone and the latest jobs report offers evidence that the industry will continue to flourish," said iCIMS Chief Marketing Officer, Susan Vitale. "As more and more positions become available, employers need to find a quick and efficient way to fill the gaps. With the use of advanced technology solutions, companies can find the right talent for their job openings in a cost-effective way."

The webinar will be moderated by Joel Hans, Managing Editor at and will feature two guest speakers. Jim Eckert, iCIMS Solution Consultant, will conduct a product demonstration of the iCIMS Talent Platform, showcasing how the platform can be configured to suit the unique needs of the manufacturing space. Irma Long, Director of Global Talent Acquisition at one of the world's largest suppliers of office products, ACCO Brands Corporation, will serve up tips and tricks on leveraging recruitment technology for talent acquisition success.

"I am excited to show attendees how to turn their Applicant Tracking System into a powerful recruiting tool. Specifically, I will illustrate how ACCO Brands was able to configure the iCIMS platform to develop a paperless environment for the recruitment function," said Long. "In this session, you will learn the possibilities that can be achieved when using a system that provides not only the ability to modify the technology for your needs, but also offers functionality that can easily be integrated with other systems and processes."

Topics scheduled to be covered in the webinar include:

  • Keeping up with the expansion and growth of manufacturing jobs
  • Filling your talent pipeline and engaging with passive candidates
  • Efficiently publishing your jobs to reach large audiences
  • Overcoming common recruitment and hiring challenges in manufacturing
  • Evaluating the benefits and return-on-investment for recruitment technology

Webinar Details:

Date: Tuesday, March 4th

Time: 2:00 p.m. EST


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About iCIMS, Inc.:

iCIMS, a leading provider of innovative Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) talent acquisition solutions, is an Inc. 500 and Software Satisfaction honoree focused on solving corporate business issues through the implementation of easy-to-use, scalable solutions that are backed by award-winning customer service. iCIMS' Talent Platform, the industry's premier candidate management solution, enables organizations to manage their entire talent acquisition lifecycle from sourcing, to recruiting, to onboarding all within a single web-based application. With more than 2,000 clients worldwide, iCIMS is one of the largest and fastest-growing talent acquisition system providers with offices in North America, UK, and China. To learn more about how iCIMS can help your organization, visit or view a free online demo of the iCIMS Talent Platform.

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Media Contact:
Michele McKenna
iCIMS, Inc.

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