Justin NollMarch 26, 2018
Topics: Candidate Experience

Check Out Foot Locker's Career Site, Powered by Phenom People

Foot Locker, headquartered in New York City, is the world’s leader in athletic footwear, attire, and equipment with store locations in North America, Europe, and Australia.

Here’s more information on Foot Locker:

Industry: Retail

Company Size: 50,000+

Career Site Link: https://www.sneakerjobs.com/


New Site Key Features: Personalization, LinkedIn Integration, People Detection, Predictive Job Search, Responsive and Mobile Optimized, Job Recommendation Based on Browsing History, Location, and Job Category, Talent Community, EVP, Social Referral, and Saved Job Cart

Foot Locker's Career Site Powered by Phenom People

Here are some of the unique features of Foot Locker’s career site.

Predictive Job Search

Foot Locker's Career Site Powered by Phenom People

The search functionality must be one of the strongest assets on your career site. Foot Locker offers predictive search which helps candidates find roles and locations based off of the first few key strokes entered within the search field. In the example above, the candidate typed in “mark” which garnered marketing openings, but also suggested four roles based in Markham, Ontario. This type of search helps job seekers narrow down a list of appropriate openings.

Mobile Optimized

Foot Locker's Career Site Powered by Phenom People

Candidates are savvy shoppers and are looking for their apply process to mirror that of their online shopping experience. Ensure your site is mobile friendly to enhance your candidate experience and increase the number of completed applications.

Job Recommendation Based on Location

Foot Locker's Career Site Powered by Phenom People

When candidates first visit a hyper-personalized career site, a pop-up asks if they will allow access to their location. By granting this permission, candidates can see the job openings closest to them. On Foot Locker’s site, it retrieved my IP address and suggested open roles nearest me.

Saved Job Cart

Foot Locker's Career Site Powered by Phenom People

Save your candidates the hassle of applying to every job they want in one sitting by giving them a job cart. Job carts save the roles job seekers want so they can apply at their own pace. Think about when you’re shopping online. Something catches your eye and to avoid having to find it again, you throw it in your cart to evaluate for later. This same thinking applies for a job cart.

Social Referral

Foot Locker's Career Site Powered by Phenom People

One of the more robust features of a career site is allowing candidates to promote the roles on social. Each of Foot Locker’s job descriptions provides the functionality to let job seekers share the position to their networks via Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Google+, and also includes a button that pushes out the posting through email. Once clicked, another window appears that lets the user share it directly from the career site.

Don’t wait another day using an outdated career site and TRM platform. Submit a request to see how Phenom People can transform your candidate experience.

Justin Noll

Justin leads marketing strategy and execution at Phenom People. He's passionate about marketing, technology, and merging those two with recruiting and talent acquisition.

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