New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) 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.