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Fountain allows you to ‘click and collect’ quality retail workers, fast.
The world’s most sophisticated retail companies trust Fountain
The importance of preserving the customer experience
From e-commerce empires to local mom-and-pop shops, retail has undergone some of the most drastic operational changes in recent years.
Online orders, curbside pick-up, and experiential shopping comprise “omnichannel retail,” a new subset of the industry that calls for highly skilled workers and on-the-job technology training.
Customer service is at the heart of retail, and who you hire can directly impact your business and profits. Let Fountain help you find the right personalities to represent your brand in all corners of retail.
If you’re hiring in retail, you’re facing:
Steady employment demand during the past year, with department stores adding another 15,000 jobs in March 2023 (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics)
A nearly 4.5% quit rate in 2021 (a 35% jump from the previous year), which has left employers needing to replace staff in 2022 and beyond (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics)
On average, retail positions take an average of 25-26 days to hire. With Fountain, our customers can hire workers in 7 days.
How Fountain can help
Connect with applicants on the go with SMS-enabled job applications.
Live and recorded video interviews
See how candidates answer on-the-spot or pre-recorded questions, providing insight into how they might interact with customers.
Use assessments to measure skills, aptitude, personality, and emotional intelligence to predict culture fit and job performance.
Customization and personalization
Cast a wider net for applicants during times of high demand, like holidays, and keep candidates engaged using the same personal touch you use with customers.
We’ll take care of finding you candidates
Think of Fountain as an extension of your own talent acquisition team. From our user-friendly platform built with powerful automation to our attentive Customer Support specialists and sourcing experts, Fountain is here to simplify and streamline your hiring process.
Our partnerships with other Human Resource Information Systems and our integrations with platforms like Indeed are just a few of the proof points that make Fountain the trusted source for high volume hiring.
“Automation helps us reduce time-to-fill and drop-off rates, so we have less pressure from competitors.”