Myjobo.com, Malawi’s online jobsite, is celebrating two years of existence as it continues on its quest towards connecting employers with potential employees.
Two years ago, Myjobo.com was launched as a pilot to help employers reduce job advertising costs, improve efficiency in recruitment processes, and increase access to job opportunities and related information among Malawians.
Today, Myjobo.com has over 23,000 registered users who receive daily job advertisement updates by email. The jobsite boasts of 176 registered employers with over 7,000 job vacancies posted on the site in the two years of its existence. Myjobo.com has had over 6 million visits carried out by over 350,000 unique visitors. The Facebook page has over 93,000 fans.
Employers advertise jobs on Myjobo.com for free once registered and can immediately post job vacancies online. Employers who need to access the CV database for job seekers can request for authorisation to do so. Apart from job vacancies, Job seekers access tips on careers, CV preparation, interviews, entrepreneurship among others.
Myjobo.com Manager Bertha Mambala explained that companies can also buy advertising space. “We have grown and we are now a fully functional site with more big employers registering and advertising jobs with us. Our platform enables thousands of people who are unable to access job vacancies and tips through other means, “concluded Mambala.