Google on Wednesday mentioned it’s bringing its ‘Kormo Jobs’ Android app to India to assist job seekers discover and apply for positions throughout India. The tech big, which launched ‘Jobs’ final yr in India as a part of Google Pay to attach job seekers with alternatives in industries like on-demand companies, retail and hospitality, mentioned the providing will likely be rebranded to ‘Kormo Jobs’.
Google Regional Supervisor and Operations Lead (Kormo Jobs) Bickey Russell mentioned Jobs was initially piloted in Bangladesh (in 2018) and subsequently launched in Indonesia, underneath the model Kormo Jobs.
Final yr, Google additionally made obtainable the same providing in India underneath the model ‘Jobs as a Spot’ on Google Pay app.
Firms like Zomato and Dunzo have discovered candidates with the required expertise, expertise and placement preferences utilizing the service, with over two million verified jobs posted on the platform, he mentioned in a blogpost.
“Inspired by this momentum and to lend help to employment efforts in a post-pandemic world, we’re bringing our Kormo Jobs Android app to India to assist much more job seekers uncover and apply for jobs throughout India with a further gateway,” he mentioned.
Russell added that concurrently, the Jobs Spot on Google Pay will likely be rebranded to Kormo Jobs to create a constant expertise for customers.
“We’ll proceed to put money into it with new options and jobs in order that its customers can proceed to profit from its comfort,” he mentioned.
Russell famous that within the wake of the pandemic, the roles panorama stands altered with demand shifting to new providers that require completely different units of expertise and expertise.
Companies of all sizes face the challenges of the brand new regular, whereas job seekers are having to adapt to this shift rapidly, he mentioned including that the corporate has been in a position to play a useful position in facilitating connections.