A survey conducted by MyHiringClub.com on over 4,450 firms across 12 industry sectors states that job seekers can look forward to a prosperous new year with more than 10 lakh new jobs expected across various sectors including FMCG and retail. Besides FMCG and retail, more job opportunities are expected in healthcare, IT and hospitality sectors. Additionally, banking space could also see a fair amount of recruitment activities, especially with the Parliament giving its go-ahead for a legislation that allows for opening of new banks by private players. Riding on the back of FDI approval, retail sector is also expected to see large-scale hiring after the entry of more foreign players.
According to the survey FMCG would lead the chart and is expected to generate 1.76 lakh new jobs, followed by healthcare (1.72 lakh), IT and ITeS (1.69 lakh), hospitality (1.06 lakh) and retail (1.02 lakh).Education, training and consultancy (84,200), banking and financial services (72,900), media and entertainment(66,400) and real estate (51,400) are also expected to create job opportunities. Besides, manufacturing and engineering would hire 63,200 new employees in 2013, pharma (43,300) and power and renewable energy (29,870), the survey added.
Source: The Economic Times