Hundreds of new vacancies have been posted online as per a leading newspaper in UAE. Their online job portal has seen a huge increase in job listings since August 2017 which comes about as a welcome change for professionals in the UAE who are looking to change jobs. Although, the employment data still points towards a slow job market, hiring experts believe that recruitment will definitely pick up this year.
The positions that are commonly being advertised are teachers, engineers, accountants and technicians. There is also a demand for some low-paying jobs such as admin staff and junior sales jobs. Most of these vacancies are coming from the employers in Dubai followed by Abu Dhabi, Sharjah and Ajman. Employers are looking for candidates with commerce and engineering degrees as per the demand of the current job market. Dual language speakers are also in high demand. Hence the knowledge of Arabic language can be a big plus on your resume. Other skills that employers usually look out for is team management and strong communication skills.read more