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Martide's May 2019 Updates & Upgrades

Martide's May 2019 Updates & Upgrades

Eve Jones

We’ve had a busy month here at Martide. Although for the purposes of this post, when we say ‘we’ - we really mean our developers and tech team! Here’s a rundown of what they created, fixed and tweaked for you last month.

Shipowner/Manager Updates:

  • Shipowners can now register as a 'Ship Owner' allowing them to register a company themselves.
  • Shipowners can now send messages to a manning agent who sourced a seafarer - a chat option is now available in each step of the recruitment process.
Recruitment page on showing messages inbox

  • Only Martide company users can see and manage seafarers who create an account themselves.
  • When creating positions, Shipowners/Managers can select the 'Martide' option at the advertising stage to allow us to find candidates for them.
Recruitment page on showing user how to set job application to public

  • If a seafarer passed the 'Interview Stage' but was then moved to a similar position using the same pipeline, the employer no longer needs to fill in the same interview answers as the questions will be automatically transferred.
  • Employers now receive Change Over Date reminder emails at 7 and 2 days before the date, as well as one day after.

Manning Agent Updates:

  • If a previously sourced candidate was hired by an employer and they decide to apply the candidate for another position the manning agent is notified by email.
  • Manning agents can now edit shipment details on the Shipment Page.
Shipment page on showing manning agents how to choose a courier

General Updates:

  • New design for Recruitment Page.
  • Search option is no longer case sensitive.
  • Download icon is now displayed next to each document for faster downloading.
Candidates page on with arrow pointing to show download icon
  • If a document entry has several attachments, previews for all of them will be displayed.
  • 'Availability Date' has been renamed as 'Readiness Date'.
  • Timezone of all messages now converts according to the user’s timezone.
  • Timezone can be managed in Profile Settings.
Profile page on showing user how to set their time zone

If you have any questions (or suggestions!) about any of our features and functions, we’d love to hear from you. Contact us at [email protected] and we’ll get back to you as quickly as we can.