PARIS (France) – Today, Viadeo launches its new employment space. In its desire to connect all the talents to opportunities, the French professional social network will allow its 11 million members to seek a job in a whole new way, based on the 4 million employees’ business ratings and reviews. Viadeo introduces its first business comparison tool with 4 major ratings criteria: working conditions, career, business management and corporate culture.

A space accessible to all and suitable for everyone A space that brings job hunting in the spotlight and provides a better match between the profile of the members, their networks and employment opportunities.
There are now two ways to find a job on Viadeo:
– A conventional way with a new search engine, with more affinity, and many direct suggestions related to member profiles;
– A more social way based on the opinions of Viadeo members. Here the member can compare different chosen companies (by looking at their employees ratings) on the basis of ratings by their employees. A simple interest in the job or a job application will be cross-referenced with the values and personality of the company, to improve the quality of the recruitment process for both the member and the company!

“Our desire was to innovate by allowing all members to be better informed on every opportunity and to form an objective opinion on sectors and companies that recruit. That’s why our new employment space fully integrates the functionality “Reviews and ratings” that we launched a year ago, which allows members to discover their future employer, from the inside, assessed in a transparent manner by their employees“ says Alexandre Roucher, Chief Product Officer at Viadeo.

Specifically, this new job space offers:
● Higlights of the reviews and ratings achieved by companies who post jobs
● A major innovation with the comparison tool that provides the ability to compare a selection of companies based on all the criterias, ratings and reviews completed by its employees
● A job search module per city (of the 12 largest cities of France) / simplified work and more affinity.
● Custom suggestions for jobs, pushed by an algorithm based on the member’s profile.
● And finally, advice, articles, to find the job of your dreams, especially with blog Viadeo, which is a genuine tutorial for job hunting and wellness at work launched a year ago.

This work space is also available on Viadeo mobile.

“Providing French people the transparency they deserve will be our driving forse for years to come. We strive to connect the right people with the right opportunities, and it has become even more effective thanks to the reviews they share with enthusiasm and are made available to everybody in an honest and transparent manner. This new space will allow job candidates to more easily find the ideal job, and for recruiters to find more effectively their gem!” says Claire Fouquerand, Chief Marketing Officer at Viadeo.