April 1, 2013
Industrials and Industrial Technology, Digital Media and Media, Energy
GCA Altium acted as financial adviser to Oilandgasjobsearch.com, an online jobs portal, on its sale to Careerbuilder.
Manchester-based Oilandgasjobsearch.com specialises in the oil and gas industry and has a database of more than 550,000 industry professionals across the globe. The company was founded in 2000 and led by chief executive Duncan Freer and recently launched Mining Job Search.com to address this adjacent high growth market. The Company offers a variety of services for recruiters and oil majors such as job postings, CV alerts, database searches and bespoke email campaigns.
CareerBuilder is owned by US media giants Gannett, Tribune Company and the McClatchy Company. The deal will enable Oilandgasjobsearch.com to accelerate its growth plan, expand its footprint in North America and build on key markets across the world.