India’s telecom operator Vi, is facilitating access to around 40,000 job opportunities in Gujarat, in partnership with Apna. These job openings have come up in the last three months giving employment opportunities to the local Bharat youth.
Giving wings to its customers for their aspirations, Vi Jobs integrates India’s largest job search platform ‘Apna’ on the Vi App. This proposition offers free priority access to Vi customers ensuring that Vi users’ resumes appear in top searches. This helps Vi users get higher visibility prospects to recruiters and doubles the chance of an interview for a job.
In the last 3 months, over 12,000 employers uploaded varied job opportunities within Gujarat. Job seekers in Gujarat have been taking the benefit of the Vi- Apna partnership and applying for various hyperlocal jobs of their choice in Gujarat. Maximum applicants have been from Ahmedabad, Surat and Vadodara markets who have shown highest interest towards jobs in Sales & Marketing.
Other preferred jobs in Gujarat include: Accounting & Finance; Software & Web Development; Back Office such as Peon, Delivery; Restaurant related jobs such as Steward, Kitchen Help; BPO related jobs such as Tele-calling, Telesales; Marketing Jobs such as Field Sales, Digital & Online Marketing; Business Development etc.
Factors such as easier access to hyper-local opportunities, the option of working from home and flexible working hours are bringing more women into the economy. In fact, 30 percent of users in Gujarat are women who are actively applying for multiple jobs including telecallers, accountants, back office, data entry operators etc. Work from home (WFH) has also emerged as a popular option amongst women in Gujarat who can now work and earn from the convenience of their homes. The monthly salary for the most applied jobs in Gujarat is in the range of Rs. 10,000 to Rs. 40,000.