[PRESS RELEASE] Online Psychometric Assessment Assists in Placing the Right People in the Right Position for Outstanding Performance

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by Urbanhire


Jakarta, 29 June 2018 – Improving its product to support the adoption of technology inrecruitment, Urbanhire announced its latest feature, an online psychometric assessment.With this feature, recruiters are able to administer psychometric assessment to candidates simply through Urbanhire dashboard. This is the result of close collaboration between Urbanhire and Aon’s Assessment Solutions.

The psychometric assessments offer more than 70 type of assessments to choose from to measure aptitude, ability, personality and job-fit. Administer the assessment from the platform. It’s available in 40 languages, the assessments are standardized by European Federation of Psychologists Associations (EFPA) dan American Psychological Association (APA). The test is adaptive and results are unique for each candidate and will be able to give recruiters a wider perspective of the candidate’s potential.

Unlike paper-and-pencil based psychometric assessments, an online assessments could decrease cost, like logistic expenses, reducing time and effort and easily managed as it’s accessible through Urbanhire dashboard. Recruiter of a company can manage the whole process under one platform, from sending assessment invitations to viewing final reports. The seamless integration making recruitment process more efficient and streamlined.

“Urbanhire has a vision to change how recruitment is done. Simpler with technology, through a world-class recruitment platform. With the collaboration between Urbanhire and Aon’s Assessment Solutions, we are answering one more challenge in recruitment; how to recruit the right candidate according to their potential,” said Urbanhire CEO, Benson Kawengian.

Several large enterprises have taken advantage of this new feature, PT Djarum Tbk, PT Zurich Topas Life, Angkasa Pura Support, PT Pegadaian (Persero), and PT Indodax Nasional Indonesia.

Vikas Verma, Managing Director, Assessment Solutions, Southeast Asia, Aon said, “We are continuously bringing mobile-friendly predictive solutions to make hiring decisions bias-free, cost-effective and locally relevant. Our partnership leverages Aon’s expertise in digital employee selection and assessment with Urbanhire’s leading-edge technology platform. This will help Indonesian companies recruit top talent to drive outstanding business results.”

Recruiting and placing the right candidate at the right position will create a positive effect in the long-run. It will reduce employee turnover and increase the team’s and company’s productivities.



About Urbanhire
Founded in 2016, Urbanhire is a recruitment technology company based in Indonesia. By June 2018, there are more than 4,500 medium and large enterprises that has used Urbanhire as their recruitment platform. Amongst the list of clients, there are BPJS Kesehatan, Bank Danamon, Djarum, AIA Insurance, Kitabisa, Ruang Guru and many more.

So far, Urbanhire is funded by various investors, amongst the investors there are KK Fund, Convergence Ventures, Social Capital, 500 Startups, Tortola Capital, Denali Capital, dan RMKB Ventures.

About Aon’s Assessment Solutions
Assessment Solutions is part of Aon’s global offering in talent solutions, helping clients achieve sustainable growth by driving business performance through people performance. Assessment Solutions includes the cut-e and the CoCubes brands and undertakes 30 million assessments each year in 90 countries and 40 languages.

For more information, please contact:
Nikita Wong
Head of Growth, Urbanhire
Email: [email protected]

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[PRESS RELEASE] Online Psychometric Assessment Assists in Placing the Right People in the Right Position for Outstanding Performance