Progent has an opening for a a detail-oriented person to help manage resumes sent to Progent by job applicants. The Job Application Screener will operate from home and take resumes submitted by email and transfer the applications into a dedicated resume management program. The Job Application Screener will organize all documents submitted by job applicants, verify that all relevant data is correctly transferred into Progent's database, make sure that industry certifications are current, and prescreen job seekers by giving each applicant an initial ranking.

Advantages of Teaming with Progent
Progent is an innovative computer support and information technology outsourcing firm based in San Jose, CA, in the center of Silicon Valley. Unique models for customer marketing, service delivery, network environment, and employee compensation have enabled Progent to be among the most rapidly growing and most successful Microsoft Gold Partners in the U.S. Our shared technical information base and team approach to problem solving has helped Progent to build up a strong staff and a loyal worldwide client base.


Resume Screener

Position Code



Home-based, remote office infrastructure, Davao City, Philippines

Essential Activities

The Resume Screener is a work-from-home job that requires approximately 20 hours per week. The Resume Screener's main responsibility is to do a preliminary filter on each job application submitted to Progent, which includes submissions for engineering, administrative, selling, and marketing positions. The Job Application Screener checks that all work applications and associated files are properly entered into Progent's dedicated resume tracking database, that all required information has been supplied, and that any declared industry credentials are current. The Resume Screener will assign a preliminary ranking to each job seeker in order to streamline the recruitment procedures for Progent's HR department.


Reports to:
Director of Human Resources

Interacts Extensively with:
Human Resources staff responsible for maintaining Progent's job application system


Job Duties include:
  • Consolidate all job application documents emailed to Progent. Each job seeker may send multiple messages and attachments, and the submitted documents can be in any format.
  • Make sure that all necessary information has been submitted by each job applicant.
  • Import all resume data into Progent's dedicated hiring system and confirm that all information is accurately imported and properly assigned.
  • Confirm that all listed industry accreditations are published and current.
  • Rank applications by defined standards in areas such as job history, professional look and feel of introduction and resume, certifications attained, and general job skills.
  • Work with Progent's HR staff to help improve the efficiency of Progent's hiring database.


Required Job Experience
Five years of background in human resources and 2 years of experience managing job applications

Personal Qualities of the Applicant

  • Demonstrable command of written and spoken English
  • Careful attention to detail
  • Capacity to operate in a team setting
  • Self driven, creative, and able to work effectively and autonomously with minimal management direction
  • Skill to evaluate the professional attitude of job candidate
  • Ability to work efficiently in a virtual-office environment
  • Driven to achieve in a rapid-paced and quickly evolving business

At-home Office Requirements

  • Must own a PC or laptop based on Microsoft Windows XP, Vista or Windows 7
  • Must have high-speed and dependable Internet access

Should you want to apply for this position, please e-mail your resume to Be sure to include the code, such as A014DavaoCity, for the position that interests you.

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