Asia Pacific-focused recruitment business Persol Holdings Limited has announced investments in an AI interview service and a job database to improve connections between job-seekers and recruiters / companies.
The financial terms of the two separate investments were not disclosed.
Persol Holdings invested in Tokyo-based Talent & Assessment Inc. that operates strategic hiring AI navigator (Shain). The interview service enables recruiters / companies to conduct interview anywhere in the world 24 hours a day and 365 days a year. It’s specialized in part-time jobs.
The second investment was in Sardine, which is a cloud jobs database. The platform currently lists more than 1,900 jobs from a wide range of industries. The capital alliance with Sardine’s operator Roxx will multiply the job-seekers database of Persol’s career-change site Doda.jp.
Tokyo-based Persol Holdings maintains a rich portfolio of job-matching services. WebAn.jp and Baito.Line.me are for part-timers. Eiicon.net connects business partners. Doda.jp/Challenge is for job-seekers with disabilities. Persol-Career.co.jp/Biz/Executive is a job-matching site for c-suites. There is a bilingual job site at Brs-P.jp, and a job site dedicated to the fashion industry at Crede.co.jp. The company also owns a sports job site at Doda.jp/SportLight, job-hunting services for students at Campus.Doda.jp and Doda-Student.jp, and an IT jobs site at TechPlay Career. Temporary jobs site for IT and manufacturing engineers is PersolTechnology. I-MyRefer.jp is a referral adoption service. There is a jobs referral site that connects retirees with employers at I-Common.jp.