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The Resumator

Social Recruiting Platform

Published 06/07/2011 and rated Ratingstars4 4 out of 5 stars
by AppAppeal Editor
What can you use the app for?

The Resumator offers companies another way to locate qualified job candidates through social media. The user creates a Resumator account and publishes all their open positions. Through the application, the user can promote their job openings using social media, free job boards and other online resources. As they do this, their applicant pool will begin to grow and additional referrals will continue to increase traffic. After receiving enough qualified job applicants, the user can review their options and collaborate to find their new employee. The Resumator provides efficient applicant tracking, productivity tools, easy job syndication through numerous sites, automated rejection and confirmation messages, real time reports and analytics, custom job applications and specific roles set for individuals and team members. Through The Resumator, users can work effectively without using Excel spreadsheets and email messages.

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What is the history and popularity of the app?

The Resumator was founded in January of 2009 by Don Charlton. The company is based out of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The current Resumator team includes CEO Charlton, Customer Success Manager David Link and Web Engineer Chris Armstrong. The company has received seed and Angel funding as well as financial backing by Innovation Works in December of 2009.

What are the differences to other apps?

The Resumator gives users an easier way to manage many job listings on numerous popular career websites. The user can create an account and add all of their job openings. They can then manage each opening through the Resumator, regardless of how many other websites it is posted on through the application. This streamlines the candidate hunting process and allows the user to spend less time managing their job listings and more time checking out new potential candidates.

How does the web app look and feel to use?

The Resumator has a rich, almost fun blue and brown color scheme. Stylish matching icons are found throughout and help illustrate the effective approach to hiring workflow offered by The Resumator.

How does the registration process work?

A new user can create an account by clicking the red button prominently displayed along the right hand side of the homepage. Doing so takes the user to the subscription page where they are asked to choose their membership type. After clicking the corresponding red button, the user is asked to provide a company name, their desired Resumator URL, first and last name, email address, password, phone number, credit card number, expiration date and billing zip code.

What does it cost to use the application?

The Resumator offers users four memberships to choose from. The first is a Basic plan that allows up to three open jobs at a time. This plan costs around $50 per month and includes unlimited users, unlimited resumes, and additional fees for extra open jobs, team based permissions, custom design and domain and reporting tools. The Surge plan costs around $100 per month and upgrades to up to five open jobs, team based permissions, custom design and a custom domain name. The Grow plan costs around $200 per month and includes up to 10 open job postings as well as reports and analytics. The Pro plan costs around $400 per month and includes up to 30 job openings, training sessions and a dedicated account manager.

Who would you recommend the application to?

The Resumator is a helpful tool for companies that are hiring new employees. The four membership plans are suitable for small to large size companies. The application provides many features that can significantly streamline the hiring process.

  • Add multiple job postings to your account
  • Advertise through social media and job websites
  • Manage all applicants through The Resumator
  • Set up automatic confirmations and rejections
  • Control user permissions (based on membership plan)

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The Resumator pricing

Cheapest plan (per month) : $49.00
(3 open jobs at a time)
Most expensive plan (per month) : $399.00
(30 open jobs at a time)

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