Uber Partners with Pakistan’s Online Recruitment Powerhouse ROZEE.PK to Help People Find Jobs at Lahore Jobfair
Thursday, March 31 – Lahore. Uber and ROZEE.PK today unveiled a partnership to help more people in Lahore find jobs by making it easier for them to attend the ROZEE.PK Parvaaz 2016 Jobfair to be held in Expo Center on Sunday April 3.
Uber will be providing free rides for all first time users of its service and will be giving a 50% discount for all subsequent rides to and from the job fair venue at Expo Center in Johar Town. Over 125 companies will be hiring at the job fair with an expected attendance of around 40,000 people. Attending professionals will also benefit from free one-on-one career mentoring clinics with Human Resource executives from leading companies.
Uber’s Head of Expansion in Pakistan, Zohair Yousafi emphasised, “Uber, the leading smartphone technology company that connects riders to drivers at the push of a button, shares ROZEE.PK’s vision of making the lives of Pakistanis better by having a long-term commitment of creating tens of thousands of jobs and entrepreneurship opportunities across Pakistan. By providing free transportation to this landmark event, we hope that more people will be able to benefit from the job opportunities and career grooming clinics being offered.”
“Access to convenient and affordable transportation remains an impediment for many professionals in moving ahead with their aspirations, particularly for our female colleagues”, added Monis Rahman, CEO of ROZEE.PK. “We are delighted to partner with Uber to maximize the impact of our upcoming job fair in Lahore on April 3”.
How to avail this offer:
- Register online for the job fair at parvaaz.rozee.pk
- You will receive an Uber promo code in a confirmation email
- Download the Uber App
- Book a ride through the app and enter the promo code
Attending the job fair:
- Register online to attend the job fair at parvaaz.rozee.pk
- Download the Rozee App
- Android: https://goo.gl/9h1p7X
- iOS: https://goo.gl/gf2Q4Y
- Create your profile on the Rozee App if you do not already have one
- Visit the job fair at Expo Center in Johar Town on Sunday April 3
- Scan QR Codes through the Rozee App displayed on booths of companies you want to apply to for paperless CV submission
Uber is a smartphone app that helps people get a ride at the push of a button – there’s no waiting on the street or walking through unfamiliar neighbourhoods to find a bus. It’s the most convenient way to get a safe, reliable and affordable ride – the app detects your location, tells you about your driver in advance, and means you can pay with cash or card. Since it’s inception in 2008, Uber is now in over 400 cities and 65 countries.
ROZEE.PK is Pakistan’s largest online recruitment platform facilitating over one Million job placements since its inception. Naseeb Networks, the parent company of ROZEE.PK, was founded by Monis Rahman in 2003 and has raised $9 Million in venture capital funding from investors including Vostok Nafta, Piton Capital, DFJ, ePlanet Capital, Reid Hoffman, Fadi Ghandour, Arif Naqvi and Ali Siddiqi. The company has operations across both Pakistan and Saudi Arabia where its platforms match talent with opportunity.