UOB Thailand ramps up its hiring in preparation for business expansion

Wednesday 03 August 2022 10:33
UOB Thailand today announced that it will host a series of open house events starting from now to 27 August 2022, with around 1,000 employment opportunities available for both fresh graduates and banking professionals at all levels of experience.This recruitment drive is to support the Bank's business expansion following the announcement on the acquisition of Citigroup's consumer banking business at the beginning of the year.
UOB Thailand ramps up its hiring in preparation for business expansion

The Bank aims to strengthen its workforce across all levels from operational level, middle management to technical experts. 40 per cent of the vacancies are Relationship Manager roles, 20 per cent are teller positions at branches and 40 per cent are roles at supporting functions.

According to the National Economic and Social Development Council (NESDC), the number of unemployed stood at 610,000 in Thailand in the first quarter of 2022. Unemployment among highly educated workers also remained high, with tertiary graduates accounting for 3.1 per cent of the unemployed workforce, or 225,000 people.

Ms Sasiwimol Arayawattanapong, Executive Director, Country Head of Human Resources, UOB Thailand, said, "As the economy recovers from the pandemic, UOB would like to play our part in contributing to Thailand's social and economic well-being for the long term. We hope our recruitment efforts will not only serve to support our growing franchise, but also to address the rising unemployment issue in Thailand. We welcome job seekers to our open house events, as we look to hire around 1,000 new employees to join us in the UOB journey."

Interested applicants can register for the Open House events by sending their resume to [email protected] The series of UOB open house events will be held on:

  • 6 August 2022 at UOB Plaza, Sukhumvit
  • 20 August 2022 at UOB Plaza, Sukhumvit
  • 27 August 2022 online interview

For more information, please contact UOB Thailand Recruitment Department at 02-343-4242.

Source: UOB Thailand