The Australian travel and tourism industry experienced a 23% rise in new job postings in Q3 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by Accor with 1,013 job postings according to GlobalData’s analysis of travel and tourism company job postings. GlobalData’s Travel & Tourism: Hiring Trends & Signals Q3 2023 report reveals comprehensive insights into hiring patterns, job roles, required skills, geographical trends, and key themes within the travel & tourism industry, facilitating anticipation of future workforce needs. Buy the report here.
Notably, Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations jobs accounted for a 20% share of the Australian travel and tourism industry new job postings in Q3 2023, up by 52% over the prior quarter.
Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations drive travel and tourism industry hiring activity
Of the industry's total hiring activity, the highest number of new job postings were for Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations, which accounted for 20% of the total new job postings in Q3 2023 and were down by 13% year-on-year. Second highest were Management Occupations, which accounted for 16% and drop by 30% year-on-year, and third highest were Personal Care and Service Occupations, which were 72% of the new job postings and 41% lower year-on-year.
Top five companies in travel and tourism industry accounted for 71% of hiring activity
The highest number of jobs were posted by Accor with 1,013, followed by Qantas Airways with 310, while the highest increase was at InterContinental Hotels Group at 36%.
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