Malabar Gold & Diamonds, the Indian gold and diamond retail chain, which has more than 260 stores across 10 countries, is hiring to fill over 5,000 vacancies. Most of the vacancies are at its global headquarters in Kozhikode and regional offices in Mumbai, Kolkata, Bengaluru, Chennai and Hyderabad.
The hiring is part of its plan to give a push to its retail presence across India in this financial year.
Its multiple outlets in renowned malls, department stores, high streets, and so on, in over 10 countries, are efficiently run by staff belonging to about 14 nationalities and speaking at least 50 different languages. It is looking for talent in the sales, stores operations and accounts departments. At least 50 per cent of the existing vacancies will be filled by women.
The brand is offering internships and training opportunities for freshers (BTech/MBA) to learn jewellery retail sales and operations. In addition to information technology, finance and accounts, it is also hiring for positions in jewellery manufacturing, that is artisans, as well as design and development, digital marketing supply chain management, merchandising, project execution and business analytics.
Malabar Gold & Diamond is aiming to become “the leading responsible jewellery retail brand in the world in terms of both showroom count and turnover.” The brand is committed to fulfilling the learning and development needs of its employees, and is keen to hire skilled talent to be part of its growth journey.