Bayt.com in deal to provide mobile job search

Mobile services will now be available to users as a result of an agreement struck with Jordan-based Beecell
Bayt.coms 12.5m members will receive job alerts and career tips on their phones.
By Shane McGinley
Tue 30 Jul 2013 03:21 PM

Bayt.com has teamed up with mobile services provider Beecell in move which will mean users of its recruitment websites will be able to access career information on mobile devices.

The site’s 12.5m members will receive job alerts and career tips on their phones, and job seekers will also be able to set up job alerts based on their individual preferences, including language, location and job function.

Omar Tahboub, VP of product at Bayt.com, said: “Professionals need convenience, as well as ability to interact quickly and efficiently with their potential employers.

“Our partnership with Beecell, in addition to Bayt.com’s native mobile application, will empower our members everywhere more and more. Job seekers have the power of both mobile and real-time, giving them the freedom to seek employment as and when they like.”

Bashar Hantouli, CEO of Beecell, said: “The addition of mobile services to Bayt.com gives an additional value to job seekers by using the mobile as an interactive tool by sending alerts as well as tips straight to the user’s mobile.

“Through Beecell's platform and connectivity to all major operators in the region, we will be able to deploy Bayt.com mobile services quickly and efficiently.”

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