French startup Welcome to the Jungle has raised a brand new $22.three million funding spherical (€20 million). The startup is each a media firm and a tech startup that desires to empower tech corporations in the case of recruitment. It doesn’t discover the fitting candidate for you, it helps you get publicity, monitor utility and facilitate onboarding.
Gaia Capital Partners is main the spherical with present buyers Bpifance, XAnge and Jean-Paul Guisset additionally taking part. With at present’s funding spherical, the corporate desires to broaden to extra international locations and develop new merchandise.
That is additionally Gaia Capital Companions’ first funding. The agency raised a $110 million fund (€100 million) with round 40 restricted companions, reminiscent of Sycomore Asset Administration, Generali Investments and Bpifrance. The expansion fund headed by Alice Albizzati and Elina Berrebi goes to concentrate on corporations which have a constructive environmental or societal influence at Collection B stage and above.
Welcome to the Jungle is at the moment out there in France, Spain and Czech Republic. Up subsequent, the corporate goes to open workplaces in Germany and the U.Ok.
The corporate works with photographers and a video crew to create top quality profiles of different corporations which might be actively recruiting. This manner, potential candidates can browse these profiles, be taught extra about corporations and make up their thoughts.
Firms pay for these profiles to enhance their branding, particularly in the case of recruitment. And it appears to be working effectively as there are actually over 2,500 shoppers, together with 250 in Spain and 100 in Czech Republic.
Extra lately, Welcome to the Jungle has began to broaden past these showcases to deal with the recruitment course of at giant. The startup launched Welcome Kit, an applicant monitoring system to handle job provides and maintain job functions.
With Welcome Package, you’ll be able to design a profession web site, write job postings and create utility types. Your recruitment group then receives functions, feedback and collaborates with the remainder of the group, sends emails utilizing templates and extra.
4,000 corporations are utilizing Welcome Package. Collectively, they’ve posted about 150,000 job provides and obtained 2.5 million functions.
And now, Welcome to the Jungle is about to launch Welcome Dwelling, the startup’s tackle the great previous intranet. The corporate realized that too many individuals who be a part of an organization don’t really feel at dwelling instantly. And a few folks will even stop simply a few months after becoming a member of an organization.
It is possible for you to to create an worker listing, publish company-wide bulletins and get info utilizing Welcome Dwelling. All of this could assist create a extra welcoming setting for newcomers.