What is PoachMe all about?
Looking for a job while you already have one can be stressful, especially in the age of social media when privacy is scarce. You don't want to rock the boat at your current company but at the same time you want to find the next great opportunity.
PoachMe, a confidential talent sourcing and matching platform that directly connects the corporate recruiters with the hard to reach passive and active jobseekers. PoachMe will not reveal your identity till you evince interest on the job opening and agree to “Handshake” with the recruiter.
This means no more pesky bosses or prying eyes between you and your next dream job.
Hide your job search from the boss and Keep your job search confidential.
How would PoachMe relate to me?
PoachMe’s mission is to confidentially match and direct talented individuals to the right job opportunities. Once you fill in your profile snapshot and complete the registration process, our job matching algorithm will match your experience, skills, industry vertical, salary, designation and location preferences with the available job openings and start sending notifications and alerts to your PoachMe Web / Mobile App’s inbox.
Your name, mobile number & email ID isn't shared with the employer until you agree and accept the Handshake invite, so you can use PoachMe even if you are not actively looking out.
Who can register with PoachMe?
Any Passive/Active Jobseeker who is working with their current organization for more than one year can register with PoachMe. Also, anyone who has taken a break or sabbatical and was with their last job for a year or more can register with PoachMe.
Does PoachMe help with job matching for Freshers?
Currently PoachMe does not support for freshers. However, we are working on a special platform exclusive for freshers and there’ll be good news for you very soon!
How confidential is the whole process?
Looking for a job while you already have one can be stressful, especially in the age of social media when privacy is scarce. You don't want to rock the boat at your current company but at the same time you want to find the next great job opportunity.
So how can you keep your job search off your manager’s radar?
PoachMe keeps your job search private and confidential. No more fear of pesky bosses and colleagues taking a sneak peek into your online presence for job search.
We respect your privacy, and so we will inbox you (PoachMe Web/Mobile App inbox) as and when we have matching job roles for you. You can expect to see the company’s name along with the skills, experience, salary offered and job location details except recruiter’s name and contact details. You can review the matching job alerts in your Web/Mobile App’s inbox and you can either shortlist and Initiate Handshake or pass the job opening. Vice versa if an employer has Initiated Handshake request after reviewing your profile you have an option to either "Accept" or "Deny" the Handshake request.
On successful Handshake, your contact details are shared as private alerts with the prospective employer and the employer's contact details are shared with you. You can then communicate with each other over an email, message or a call to set up an interview.
What data should I submit to make a PoachMe profile?
PoachMe is not a job board hence we donot ask for your full resume, just create your PoachMe profile snapshot to get matched with jobs relevant to you. Your profile will contain everything relevant for getting notifications on matching jobs. Our matching algorithm matches your key attributes like Skills, Experience, Salary, Job Location, Qualification, Notice Period, etc. Your Name, Mobile Number and eMail Address are kept confidential and cannot be viewed by employers until you review and accept the Handshake invite for a matching job opening.
Do I have to upload my resume?
No. PoachMe is not a job board hence we donot ask for your full resume, We value your privacy and we do not store your resume in our database. The complete resume will be shared only by you to the prospective employer directly after you go through the matching job posting and agree to handshake with the same.
Will my current employer find out me in PoachMe?
No. Our job matching algorithm will not match you with your current employer. Hence it is important for you to fill your current employer name correctly as per the instructions in the candidate registration page.
How will I receive job alerts?
Once you’ve created your profile snapshot our specially designed job matching algorithm will start short listing matching jobs for you and deliver these matches as a private alert to your PoachMe Web/App's inbox for your review. You can take it up from there privately.
Can I do a job search using the PoachMe app?
Yes, apart from the matching job alerts you get in your inbox, you can do a manual search as well to find your matching dream job through your PoachMe Web/Mobile App.
Who can see what of my profile?
Be assured that PoachMe is not into jobseeker database selling. So, the registered recruiters who search for candidate profiles will be able to see only your profile snapshot with your experience, industry vertical, skills, function, designation, job location, expected salary and education and other basic details. Your name, mobile number and email will not be displayed as part of your profile snapshot.
Your name, mobile number & email ID isn't shared with the employer until you agree and accept the Handshake invite for the matching job posting, Only on successful Handshake, your contact details are shared with the prospective employer and the employer's contact details are shared with you. You can then communicate with each other over an email, message or a call to set up an interview.
What will PoachMe cost me?
It’s completely FREE for Jobseekers for ever! Isn’t that exciting?
Get started right away!
Where can I download PoachMe App?
You can download your PoachMe app at Google Play Store or Apple App Store based on your Smartphone’s operating system.
How to make my profile snapshot invisible?
If you have found your dream job and you do not want further matching job alerts, you can always go to your dashboard in the PoachMe Web/Mobile App and change your profile status as "Invisible" under Settings Tab. This will make your profile inactive and you will not get any further alerts from us. Your profile snapshot will not be matched or get displayed in any future candidate search by recruiters.
If you want to make your profile visible kindly write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will reactivate your profile within one working day.
How to manage my job alerts?
You can always go to your dashboard in the PoachMe Web/Mobile App and change your email notifications settings under Settings Tab and update.