APRIL 9, 2013 - John Wiley & Sons, Inc., today announced a new suite of resources and tools to enhance the Wiley Job Network and connect the growing number of registered job seekers with some of the most prestigious employers in the science and technology, pharmaceutical, healthcare, and academic sectors.
First launched in 2011, the Wiley Job Network grew to over 50,000 registered job seekers in the first six months. The job board is now host to nearly 4,000 live vacancies and over 75,000 registered candidates, maintaining a monthly average of over 55,000 job views.
Through its relationship with Wiley Online Library, the Wiley Job Network has become a key platform for connecting employers such as Merck, GE Healthcare, Adecco and Johnson & Johnson with a highly-specialized, global community of researchers and professionals.
Wiley Online Library attracts a global audience of 10 million unique visitors every month, generating 80 million ad impressions and 40 million page views. Over 65% of these users hold advanced degrees.
Wiley Job Network’s new resources and tools present job seekers with a streamlined interface, allowing them to easily navigate vacancies across six core industry sectors; Pharmaceutical, Science, Academic, Doctors, Nursing, and Allied Health & Social Care.
A revamped home page also highlights the latest job postings, offers expert career advice and facilitates the search for vacancies. In addition, a new salary widget allows users to gain insights on expected salary ranges for their desired positions, which can be filtered by industry segment and/or by geographic location.
The improved site also includes a new resume alert feature allowing employers to create tailored alerts when new relevant candidate profiles are available, helping them match the most current and qualified applicants to their vacancies.
“In a competitive market it is important that job seekers are able to quickly and simply find the jobs they are looking for,” said Darren Webster, Global Online Corporate Sales Director, Wiley. “The enhancements to the Wiley Job Network add value to job seekers through easier site navigation and useful career tools, while enabling employers to substantially reduce time to hire."