Evolution of Job Portals in India
Imagine when people used to buy ‘the Employment News’ in search of their dream job in PSUs or Government. Not anymore, now you don’t even have to visit offices physically to get to know about the companies. Job lists customized to your taste, be it government jobs or startups, are now delivered straight to your emails based on your queries posted on Job Portals. We bring to you some of the best job portals in India that will make job search in your dream city less of a pain.
The first one that comes to the mind of both the job seeker and a recruiter is Naukri, and that is precisely the reason why you can’t miss having a profile on this portal. Launched in 1997, it has one of the largest pools of your potential recruiter. By 2014, the website had more than 50,000 corporate clients looking for employees. Naukri.com has now launched its mobile application for Android, iPhone and Blackberry devices.
Owned by Monster Worldwide Inc., which launched Monster.com in 1999, Monsterindia.com is the Indian version. The Monster engine helps you sort the job offers based on your resume. MonsterIndia also offers services like resume building, career counselling as an added value to Candidates.ing, career counselling as an added value to Candidates.
LinkedIn is the new age portal for the social youth. It is changing the way recruitment is done by incorporating the social factor. People can build profiles and connect with others on the network. In addition, LinkedIn has also tied up with government institutions and corporates to increase employment opportunities in India. As a result, active job seekers and passive ones must also have a profile on LinkedIn.
Owned by the famous Times Group, TimesJobs is a relatively new website in the job portals market. It offers SMS services to stay updated about the job search. People can put up a sample of their works and portfolios to communicate with recruiters. Along with naukri.com and monster.com, Timejobs.com makes the top three job portals in India.
For the adrenaline junkies who love the adventures of a start-up, you will see start-up founders looking for their next significant hires and even co-founders. You will see a lot of unconventional and exciting roles here, with filters like salary and equity to be expected.
Other upcoming best Job Portals
IIMjobs.com, indeed.com, hirist.com are the upcoming portals with their USPs on profile types and CTC levels. You may input your flexibility of relocation to multiple cities/regions and may expose yourself to more extensive and competitive opportunities. Job Portals ensure need-based personalized solutions with advanced search filters, therefore benefitting both Employer and employee in getting a job based on proper fitment.
Talent flexibility to relocate has made the job lookout more convenient, and HappyLocate is supporting such talent movements across India by offering relocation services on a single platform just over few clicks.