One of the world’s largest job sites Indeed announced that Jessica Jensen will join the company as Chief Marketing Officer, effective today. Jensen will lead the company’s global marketing programs and oversee a marketing function that includes brand, performance marketing, regional and field marketing, and communications.
Jensen will join Indeed’s senior leadership team and report to CEO Chris Hyams. Most recently, Jensen was part of the Booking Holding family (online travel and related services), serving as SVP of Marketing for KAYAK (travel search engine) before holding the CMO role at OpenTable (table bookings).
“My vision is that Indeed is known more broadly and deeply for the incredible service we provide to job seekers and hiring managers alike, and Indeed is the best place for businesses and employees to connect and thrive,” said Jessica Jensen in an announcement.
Prior to OpenTable, Jensen spent five years at Facebook, serving as Head of Products, Platforms & Insights for Business Marketing. There she led global positioning, marketing strategy, and communications of Facebook’s family of business offerings, including Instagram, Messenger, WhatsApp, and more.
“Jessica brings incredible experience and new perspective to Indeed, and at the same time has a huge respect for everything we have built. Our mission of helping people get jobs is central to everything we do. Jessica is passionate about this mission, and will be a vital part of our leadership team,” said Chris Hyams, CEO of Indeed.
Indeed operates in more than 60 countries and 28 languages, and works with over 3 million employers. More than 250 million people use the platform each month.
Recently, the company launched a new platform that aims to streamline the hiring process, as MarketplaceDaile reported.