Applicant Tracking System Free

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Ajay Mallapurkar Published on Aug 26, 2020

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Searching for something free? You’ve come to the right place. Recruit CRM is an Applicant Tracking System and it is Free to use. You can use as much as you want without paying any money or signing any contract. In this article, we will talk about the benefits of using a free applicant tracking system. 

But first, let us understand a few things about an ATS:

How does the applicant tracking system work?

An ATS has many nuts and bolts but using is easy. An ATS has the following sections:

  • Candidates
  • Jobs
  • Companies
  • Contacts
  • Jobs

Each section allows you to manage records, for example, in the candidates’ section you can see a list of candidates & take quick actions like assigning candidates to a job or emailing a candidate.

An ATS has a powerful resume parser that parses resume right into your database and a chrome extension that helps you add LinkedIn profiles again, right into your database. 

What applicant tracking system is the best?

In short, ATS helps you save time and money. These systems are best at saving hundreds of valuable hours. While helping you organize data at the same time. 

What does ATS look for?

Normally ATS is programmed to scan resumes and stores. When a user performs any search, keywords from these resumes are picked up and you’re presented with accurate results. So in short ATS looks for keywords, make sure your resumes are keyword rich.

Do small companies use ATS?

Yes, all types of companies use ATS. From in-house to recruitment agencies to search firms. Everyone needs an ATS and luckily there are tons of ATS out there, you just need to find the perfect fit for you.

A lot of Recruitment Agencies use ATS and so do search firms. There is an executive search software made for search firms.

Irrespective of how a small company is, it is always a good practice to start using an ATS so what when the company starts growing, it becomes easy to onboard new employees.