IIM Lucknow summer placements for the batch 2020.
- 50% role offered in sales & marketing and consulting Sector.
- IT/ecommerce/technology sectors- Amazon, Capgemini, Google, eBay, Flipkart, MakeMyTrip, Microsoft, OLX, Pepperfry, Samsung, Swiggy, Uber and Wipro made a total of 87 offers.
- FMCG/consumer goods/telecom/digital media sectors - 129 offers were rolled out by recruiters such as Airtel, Asian Paints, Colgate Palmolive, HUL, ITC, J&J, Mars, Mondelez, Nestle, PepsiCo, P&G, Pidilite, Reckitt Benckiser and RP-SG Group (GIL).
- Total 140 domestic and international recruiters participating in the summer placement.
Indian institute of Management Lucknow (IIM Lucknow) has clocked 100% summer placements for 455 students of the 34th batch (2018-20). As per data, the top sectors based on roles offered were sales & marketing (28%), consulting (22%), e-commerce (19%), finance (17 %), general management (11%) and systems/IT (3% ). The rest of the offers emerged from domains such as market research, analytics, business development, social media marketing and HR.
In the composite IT/ecommerce/technology sectors, recruiters such as Amazon, Capgemini, Google, eBay, Flipkart, MakeMyTrip, Microsoft, OLX, Pepperfry, Samsung, Swiggy, Uber and Wipro made a total of 87 offers. These firms recruited not only for IT/Systems profiles, but also for category management, business development, supply chain management, product marketing, strategic alliances, program manager and analytics.
The placements had over 140 domestic and international recruiters participating, which reiterated the standing of IIM-L as a preferred recruitment destination for marketing, consulting & finance roles. The top recruiters across different sectors, included Accenture Management Consulting, Aditya Birla Group, Amazon, AT Kearney, Bain & Company, Citi, Deloitte, HUL, ITC, McKinsey, P&G, TAS, Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and Uber. First time recruiters were AstraZeneca, Bain & Company, Bajaj Finserv, Hinduja Group, RBS, and RP-SG Group (GIL), among others. Cipla, Deutsche Bank, HUL, JP Morgan Chase, M H Alshaya offered international profiles.
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Meanwhile, in the topmost FMCG/consumer goods/telecom/digital media sector, as many as 129 offers were rolled out by recruiters such as Airtel, Asian Paints, Colgate Palmolive, HUL, ITC, J&J, Mars, Mondelez, Nestle, PepsiCo, P&G, Pidilite, Reckitt Benckiser and RP-SG Group (GIL).
The banking, financial services and insurance (BFSI) sector had American Express, Avendus Capital, Citi, CRISIL, DBS, Deutsche Bank, Duff & Phelps, Edelweiss, JP Morgan and RBS. These headhunters offered roles such as front end investment banking, global markets, investment research, corporate/ wholesale/ retail banking, market research, trading and operations among others.
In consulting domain, Accenture Management Consulting, Alvarez & Marsal, AT Kearney, Auctus Advisors, Bain & Company, Deloitte, McKinsey & Co., MasterCard Advisors and The Boston Consulting Group made a total of 98 offers. The General Management domain saw participation from companies such as Aditya Birla Group, Airtel, Mahindra, RIL, RPG, Star India, TAS and Vodafone Idea Limited. Source: Business Standard.