Mumbai, 6th November 2023: Erekrut, an online recruitment solution provider, is proud to announce a significant milestone in its journey as it registered traffic for 1m+ new users on its platform on Oct 23. As of October 2023, Erekrut boasts a user base of 4,651,959 jobseekers, 1759 recruiters, and 708 campuses, with a remarkable influx of 1m+ new users.
Erekrut’s mission is to simplify and enhance the recruitment process for job seekers, recruiters, and campuses. Since its beta launch in 2020, the platform has grown exponentially, with 4.6 million candidates, 1,700+ recruiters, and 700+ campuses already on board. Furthermore, the revamped site, which introduced campus functionality in March 2023, started generating revenues in August 2023, with a projected EBITDA of INR 61.06 crore by 2028.
Users from prominent Indian cities such as Delhi, Lucknow, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Pune, Ahmedabad, Mumbai, Jaipur, and Patna have embraced Erekrut’s innovative platform. Recruiters, including Amazon, Paytm, Zomato, HCL, Accenture, East India Transport Agency, CCI Logistics Limited, Gold Plus Glass Industry Limited, Sai Group of Hotels, Mail Removal and Storage India Private Limited, Byjus, Tech Mahindra, PVR Cinemas, IDFC First Bank Limited, SBI securities, Ienergizer, Teamlease & Reliance Nippon Life insurance have recognized the value of Erekrut in their talent acquisition strategies. Additionally, Erekrut has partnered with esteemed campuses, such as the Indian School of Hospitality, Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College Bidar, Graphic Era (Deemed to be University), Aligarh Muslim University, and more.
In a significant move towards expanding its network, Erekrut has also associated with Amity Innovation Incubator to help Amity incubated startups find the best talents. More such partnerships are in the pipeline, promising to bring numerous startups on board as recruiters.
Erekrut’s future plans encompass ambitious growth strategies designed to further empower job seekers, recruiters, and campuses. These initiatives include increasing platform traffic by leveraging targeted digital marketing campaigns, SEO, and social media engagement to reach the goal of 100,000 daily visitors by the close of Q4 2023. Additionally, Erekrut intends to expand its recruiter base through partnerships with esteemed corporates and recruitment agencies, employing in-house sales teams, email/SMS campaigns, and social media advertising, with the objective of onboarding over 5,000 recruiters by the end of Q4 2023.
The platform also aims to grow its campus network by partnering with more campuses, utilizing strategies like career fair participation and word-of-mouth marketing to onboard over 2,000 campuses by the end of Q4 2023. The platform offers recruiters free access to 100K+ job-related questions for 1,300+ job roles and 2,000+ job description templates while posting jobs on Erekrut. Finally, Erekrut is committed to enhancing user acquisition by optimizing the user experience, leveraging social media channels, and running targeted ad campaigns, with the ultimate goal of attracting 10 million job seekers by the end of Q4 2023. These comprehensive strategies will drive Erekrut’s continued success in the recruitment industry.
Ajay Goyal, Co-Fouder & CEO of Erekrut, remarked, “Attracting 1m+ new users is a testament to our commitment to transforming the recruitment landscape. We’ve come a long way since our beta launch in 2020, and our journey has only just begun. With a laser focus on innovation, partnerships, and user experience, we aim to be the go-to platform for job seekers, recruiters, and campuses alike. Our future plans, including the expansion of our recruiter base and campus network, are poised to create a thriving ecosystem that benefits all stakeholders. We are excited about the path ahead as we strive to make recruitment smarter, simpler, and more efficient for everyone.”
Erekrut’s remarkable growth and commitment to serving the needs of job seekers, recruiters, and campuses have positioned it as a game-changer in the recruitment industry. With strategic plans in motion, Erekrut remains poised to lead the way in making recruitment smarter, more accessible, and highly efficient by connecting talent with opportunity and fostering a brighter, more prosperous future for all.