New Delhi: Online
career and recruitment solutions provider Monster India has
announced the launch of its first virtual career fair in the
country April 15-19.
Developed to meet the changing needs of the modern-day jobseekers
and employers alike, the new concept offers jobseekers, both in
India and abroad, the opportunity to log on to a virtual
exhibition and engage in real time with companies seeking talent
in the country.
"Designed to suit the increasingly proliferated workplace and job
seeking process across the country, the virtual experience lets
jobseekers gain details about the job vacancies available in
India, apply for positions and even speak or live chat to the
potential future employer, all at the comfort of their desk or
home," a company statement said.
"Monster Virtual Career Fair enables companies to find talented
candidates ready for today's dynamic workplace on one single
platform from their desks, and qualifying them to ensure they meet
the culture and role requirements," the statement added.
Sanjay Modi, managing director, Monster.com (India, Middle East
and Southeast Asia) said: "Monster helps employers and job seekers
'Find Better TM' - connecting more efficiently and successfully
through innovative technology solutions, tools and services."
"The job seeking and hiring process has evolved and Monster
remains at the forefront as a leader and innovator. This latest
trend offers a huge advantage to job seekers as they can check in
advance jobs that suit their skills set and desired working
environment," Modi added.
"Today's younger generation have 24/7 lifestyles so searching for
that perfect job can be a testing and time consuming exercise
especially when trying to juggle existing work commitments. Yet a
virtual experience that results in the same outcome by helping
jobseekers to 'Find Better' at the convenience of their homes can
only benefit jobseekers in India," Modi noted.
The virtual career fair can be viewed at http://vcf.monsterindia.com
Monster India started operations in 2001. Headquartered in
Hyderabad, the company has an established presence in major Indian
cities - Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Pune, Kolkata,
Ahmadabad, Baroda, Chandigarh, Jaipur and Kochi.