Press release, 26 January 2015Oikotie Työpaikat, the leading job service in Finland, part of Sanoma's recruitment media, is expanding its range of services by offering a video interviewing tool implemented in collaboration with the American firm InterviewStream. Video interviewing tools help employers to speed up their recruitment processes and to improve candidate experience. For job seekers, video interviews offer the opportunity to present their competence, skills and personality in a new way. "This collaboration reinforces our position as a service provider with a comprehensive range of services. We provide employers with convenient access to the tools needed at various stages of the recruitment process: media visibility, recruitment, testing and now even the tools for both live and recorded remote interviewing of candidates. A video interview saves recruiter’s time and money and transforms the most laborious phase of recruiting into a fast, fun and rewarding experience. A video interview is effective regardless of time and place. It also increases process efficiency from the perspective of both recruiters and candidates", says director Mika Ruokonen, who heads the business of Oikotie Työpaikat.In the future, Oikotie Työpaikat will act as InterviewStream's principal reseller in Finland. The new video interviewing solutions include both pre-recorded and real-time video interviews. In addition, they enable group video interviews.Roger Saylor, Chairman and CEO of InterviewStream commented that “We are very excited to enter into our partnership with Oikotie Työpaikat to provide state of the art solutions and service within Finland. Co-operation with the country’s leading recruitment media company allows us a good opportunity to offer our services to Finnish recruiters.”For more information, please contact:Mika Ruokonen, Director, Sanoma's Recruitment Business, firstname.lastname@example.org, tel. +358 41 447 5652Justin Mosgrober, InterviewStream, email@example.com, tel. 877.773.3164 Oikotie.fi is an online market place for apartments and jobs. Oikotie.fi is part of Sanoma Digital Finland, which brings together Finland's most popular online services and more than 200 digital business professionals. Sanoma Media Finland is the most versatile multichannel media company in Finland, known for its leading brands. We provide information, experiences and entertainment through magazines, newspapers, TV, radio, the Internet and mobile channels, reaching nearly all Finns every day. Sanoma Media Finland is part of Sanoma, a European forerunner in consumer media and learning. InterviewStream, the premier provider of video interviewing technology, continues to offer students and talent professionals a comprehensive global solution to prep, hire and train.InterviewStream Prep helps students and job-seekers prepare for job interviews by creating a no-pressure environment to practice and review their skills. InterviewStream Enterprise helps talent professionals maintain the human touch of recruiting and hiring while creating a more efficient process that saves time and money.RolePlayPRO helps organizations mentor and develop talent while capturing the knowledge of the most skilled and experienced workers.
Oikotie Työpaikat to broaden its range of services – a video interviewing tool to supplement the recruiter's toolkit
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