Fountain product overview
Fountain is a cloud-based human resource (HR) management solution that helps businesses automate and manage recruitment operations of hourly workers. Fountain offers enterprise-level talent acquisition software (ATS) features like sourcing, candidate screening, automatic reminders, executive dashboards, custom workflows and onboarding. It enables candidates to fill in personal information, submit background checks, access training videos and sign agreement documents. Users can also set the solution to automatically send reminders to a candidate pool via text messaging (SMS) and email. Fountain also analyzes multiple data points via machine learning. This helps users gain information about their hires and enables them to adjust individual steps in the hiring process. The solution’s executive dashboard allows users to keep track of applicants in the pipeline and monitor different hiring metrics.
Pros of Fountain
By using Fountain, clients are able to gain an advantage of customized workflows that they can easily configure and adjust without technical support. Fountain offers a full suite of SMS engagement that decreases, on average, 20% time-to-hire and allows hiring managers to directly engage applicants all the way through the application process.
Cons of Fountain
Since Fountain is a highly customizable platform, there needs to be a full alignment within the teams and decision-makers in order to fully utilize everything the software offers.
Breakdown of core features
Customizable Hiring Process
Any user is able to create recruiting workflows and automation triggers within Fountain UI with no technical skills requirements.
All communication can be automated, so the applicant get instant feedback and moves through the hiring process much faster
80% of all applications for hourly positions happens on the phone. Therefore, entire experience has to be mobile first on both client and customer facing sides
(Last updated on 03/23/2020 by Marshall Bright)