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Why Video and Assessments are the Perfect Pair


With online interaction steering more towards video technology, it is important that businesses use this in their search for top talent. Combining video technology with candidate assessments will revolutionise your process and will ensure you secure the very best talent.

Video Assessments are the Perfect Tool

Video assessments are the perfect tool as they are scripted and fair. Most typically, when conducting a face-to-face interview, questions and opinions can change for each and every candidate, meaning bias can become apparent and introduced as the recruitment process progresses.

If you are not careful, you are at risk of creating unfair opportunities and may even end up selecting the wrong candidate based on personal opinions. Video assessments remove this risk as they provide recruiters with the opportunity to ask the same questions, in the same order while maintaining the same level of engagement.

As well as this, video assessments can also be used to assess a candidate’s cultural fit.

Cultural Fit

Company culture is a strong focus for many employers, which leads them to look for a strong cultural fit within candidates. They do not want to hire someone who does not share their values or passions for the industry, so they can use video assessments to test a candidates’ knowledge and passions for the industry they are applying for.

Automated video assessments simulate conversations where the candidate is then judged on the breadth of their knowledge. Automating this process also helps improve the quality of a search as the answers can be viewed more than once and easily give the recruiter opportunity to see first hand whether the candidate is compatible or not.

How Can We Help?

Jobzilla is the first recruitment agency to significantly enhance engagement between our clients and candidates by embracing modern video technology to revolutionise the recruitment process. Our Video Assessments ensure each candidate has the opportunity to express what makes them who they are and provides a valuable tool to help employers make quicker and more effective recruitment decisions.

If you’d like more information on how you can prepare for your upcoming video assessment or would like to know more about the service we offer, why not contact Jobzilla today on 0203 507 1717, email to enquiries@jobzilla.co.uk or by filling out the contact form on our contact page.