Media Bistro announces on Media Jobs Daily an innovative SMS campaign that helps connect job seekers with job opportunities in Atlanta. According to the article, “The city has inked a deal with TweetMyJobs to start a jobs platform specifically for Atlanta, where employers can post for free and jobseekers can have job alerts sent to them by email, SMS, or Twitter.”
The City of Atlanta Jobs Platform is free to use and connects people with jobs of all levels across all industries. In addition to connecting job seekers with opportunities, the platform will deliver analytics to city officials to help plan and foster future job growth. A press release about the service is available on Business Wire.
The website for the City of Atlanta Jobs Platform offers a sign-up page where users can enter their preferred type of job in their preferred industry, and then select the means by which they want to be contacted with job alerts: email, mobile, or Twitter. Media Bistro points out, “The platform is especially useful for anyone who doesn’t have access to a smartphone, because SMS job alerts can come in at any time.”