The US travel and tourism industry experienced a 20% drop in new job postings in Q3 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by Hilton Worldwide with 11,822 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 an 18% share of the US travel and tourism industry new job postings in Q3 2023, down by 16% 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 18% of the total new job postings in Q3 2023 and were down by 36% year-on-year. Second highest were Management Occupations, which accounted for 11% and drop by 41% year-on-year, and third highest were Office and Administrative Support Occupations, which were 25% of the new job postings and 54% lower year-on-year.
Top five companies in travel and tourism industry accounted for 41% of hiring activity
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