Background and drug screening provider joins iCIMS’ growing partner ecosystem
WEST CHESTER, Pa.–VeriFirst Background Screening, LLC, a NAPBS member and leader of risk management and background screening services,Â today announced a partnership with iCIMS, Inc., a leading provider of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) talent acquisition solutions.
VeriFirst,Â focused on employee background checks and drug screening, now offers an integrationÂ into the iCIMS Talent Platform, a suite of talent acquisition tools that enables organizations to attract, screen, communicate with, and hire the best talent for their ever-changing business needs. The partnership offers a seamless transfer of applicant background check authorization and screening resultsÂ from the VeriFirst platform into the iCIMS Talent Platform, where recruiters can manage all of their recruitment needs within a single cloud-based application.
“Integrating with iCIMS is a perfectly natural fit to our already customizable and secure solution for employee background screening and drug testing,” says Ryan Howard, vice president and business development of VeriFirst Background Screening.
“With as much as 80 percent of employee turnover due to bad hiring decisions, the need for comprehensive background and drug screening solutions during the candidate selection process is crucial,” said Michael Wilczak, senior vice president, strategy and corporate development of iCIMS. “In adding VeriFirst Background Screening to our robust partner ecosystem, we continue to grant our customers access to the top background and drug screening providers on the market to make more informed hiring decisions and mitigate risk,” Wilczak concluded.