According to the Central Bureau of Statistics 2014, a total of 4,000,200 people in Nepal is not getting jobs that match their skills and qualifications. The survey also reveals that 40,000 to 50,000 people who have a Bachelor’s degree are still unemployed.
These figures affirm that finding a job of choice is not as easy it looks in Nepal. However, there are some ways that can help you to deal with this problem. And in this digital era, the best way you can approach to resolve this problem, at least to some extent, is through the internet; to be specific through online job portals.
In the past few years, many Nepali online job portals have helped countless people to gain employment. I went through almost all of them and have compiled a list of the best Nepali job portals that have a good credence in the market and useful features onboard.
Here is the list of the five best Nepali job portals that you can use to start your next job hunt.
5 Best Nepali Job Portals
MeroJob is one of the largest online job portals in Nepal. It is also the most popular one. The site came into existence and started its journey back in 2008. The site is updated daily and it provides you information about thousands of jobs. It has nifty features to help you find jobs that you want.
It claims to have more than 250,000 registered job seekers and also asserts to have partnered with 10,500 plus organizations.
JobsNepal established 17 years ago in 2000 is the most mature job portal in Nepal. It is also one of the popular job portals in Nepal that provide thousands of job listings. It is the close competitor to MeroJob.
Besides, listing job vacancy details on the site, it also acts as a staffing firm. It helps organizations in recruiting the right employees for their organization in a short period of time.
It claims to have more than 8,000 companies registered companies, 5,000+ daily visitors and a comprehensive database of 25,000+ candidates.
This job portal is not as old as JobsNepal or MeorJob yet is growing at a good pace. It is very active and updated daily. It provides a comprehensive list of jobs vacancies in Nepal. To help the job seekers to be a better candidate, the site also provides some career resources which you can find here on this link.
The site also has a very useful feature called Job Alert. With this feature, you can receive a list of jobs that matches your profile.
RamroJob is one of the leading job portals in Nepal. Whilst the site is in Beta phase, it is a good source to find information about the recent job vacancies in Nepal. The site is well maintained and updated daily.
The site also provides a digital list of jobs published in national daily newspapers. The site has a dedicated section for it where you can find the details of all the jobs published in the popular national daily newspapers. It also facilitates you to filter the jobs from the list by selecting a particular newspaper.
This site is also one of the new and growing job portals where you can find thousands of job vacancies. The site is a subsidiary of First Job Nepal Pvt. Ltd, a Kathmandu-based human resource consulting firm operating since 2014.
I must say that the design of the site looks better than any others jobs portals. The site is clean and has an easy navigation to ease its user to click through the pages.
The site has divided the jobs into 60+ categories. So, you can find the job of your choice with less hardship. You don’t have to drill down the macro categories to find the jobs.
Like RamroJob, this site also provides a list of jobs published in popular national daily newspapers. The site also suggests a list of similar jobs based on the jobs you had visited earlier on the site.
Over to you
What do you think of this list? Is this information helpful to you? Do share your thoughts in the comments section below.
Also, feel free to suggest any other Nepali job portals that you think should be on this list. I’ll have a close look at them and will see if they can be placed here along with these five best job portals or not.