COST MANAGEMENT SERVICES
Recruiting & Applicant Tracking
iRecruit developed by CMS, is a cloud-based online recruiting, applicant tracking system. iRecruit includes resume parsing, job board publishing, and the ability to easily track and report on all your applicants. iRecruit is easy to setup, easy to use, comprehensive and flexible – completely paperless recruiting solution, that integrates with Sage HRMS.
Available with the iRecruit module, iConnect, electronic onboarding is used to collect additional information from candidates. This may include sending offer letters, questionnaires, and/or new hire paperwork. iConnect includes I-9 forms, W-4 forms and State Tax Withholding forms.
Employment Tax Credits
Work Opportunity Tax Credit Program or “WOTC” was enacted to promote the hiring of individuals from target groups. Based on CMS’ experience 10-15% of the workforce is eligible for the employment tax credits with an average tax credit of $2,400. The savings can be significant. WOTC Administration is available with, or without iRecruit
Last month iRecruit participated in HR.com’s webinar series The State of Recruitment Marketing and Employer Branding. We discussed Recruitment Marketing Strategies You Can Use Today. In addition iRecruit’s featured research is included in the May 2018 edition of HR.com’s Talent Acquisition Excellence magazine with the article 7 strategies to reduce time to find and time to hire Read more about iRecruit Featured in HR.com’s Talent Acquisition Excellence[…]
CMS is pleased to announce we will host another Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) webinar with the CPA Academy in February: 2018 Federal Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) Employment Update. The 1 hour session is free and open to anyone interested in learning how to add value to your CPA services, or save money when hiring Read more about CMS Announces New Work Opportunity Tax Credit Webinar (WOTC) with CPA Academy[…]
iRecruit announced there is a scheduled iRecruit update that will take place on January 7th overnight. iRecruit will introduce seven new reports that will replace the PDF reports that are currently in your accounts. The new reports are similar in style as the Comparative Analysis report that was released in September. They include: Requisitions Report: Filter by active/inactive, Read more about iRecruit Adds Seven New Reports[…]
Happy New Year from everyone at CMS and iRecruit! Wishing a safe and Happy New Year to all our customers, business partners and friends! Our New Year’s Resolution for 2018 is to continue to provide you with the best possible service available and to improve on our support and services by reaching our to our Read more about Happy New Year 2018![…]
Happy Thanksgiving from the CMS and iRecruit team. Our offices will be closed in observance of Thanksgiving on Thursday, November 23rd, reopening again on Friday. ***
In a letter sent last week to Connecticut Senator, Richard Blumenthal, Cost Management Services’s managing partner, Brian Kelly has called for the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) to be made permanent. WOTC is typically renewed every few years. However, was recently threatened by tax reform legislation. According to Politico: “The Work Opportunity Tax Credit is one of Read more about CMS’s Brian Kelly Asks Senators to Make WOTC Permanent in Letter[…]
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Cost Management Services Brian Kelly Hosts Disaster Relief Seminar at Lake Houston Area Chamber of Commerce
The Lake Houston Economic Development Partnership (EDP) will host a seminar, Relief After Harvey presented by CenterPoint Energy, on Monday, October 23, 2017. Speakers include Brian Kelly, President of Cost Management Services, and Mark Mitchell, President of Lake Houston EDP. The Hurricane Harvey seminar is focused on highlighting existing and tested federal hiring programs as well Read more about Cost Management Services Brian Kelly Hosts Disaster Relief Seminar at Lake Houston Area Chamber of Commerce[…]
iRecruit’s New Reporting Tool, Comparative Analysis, is now available to all customers. We are hosting training sessions on how to make the most of this flexible reporting tool every Thursday over the next several weeks. Comparative Analysis is a new reporting tool that combines applicant data, the applicant summary, labels, ratings, weighted search, scores into Read more about iRecruit’s New Reporting Tool, Comparative Analysis, Now Available to All Customers[…]