You’ve gone through the highs and lows of university life. You’ve graduated. Now it is time to look for that dream job. And there’s no better place to start your job hunt than at the biggest talent networking fair in Malaysia ASPIRE®, which is happening real soon on 20 and 21 May 2017 at KL Convention Centre. Like previous years, ASPIRE® features numerous corporations who will be on hand to answer all your questions about the industry, job openings, skill requirements – anything really about your future with the company.

What to look out for? Here are the top 7 industries that will be featured at ASPIRE®

#1 Banking & Finance

Perhaps the most popular industry in Malaysia – and around the world. A job in banking and finance guarantees a challenging environment where you will learn from the best about financial models, systems and plenty more. It also guarantees rewards if you stand out.

#2 Energy

The oil, gas and energy industry is central to Malaysia’s economic growth so you can be sure that there will be plenty of job opportunities for you here!

#3 Professional Services

The professional services industry has recently seen a boom in growth, supporting many multinational companies that are currently based in the country. Services that are often provided include accounting, auditing, tax and management consultancy – basically anything that can help a company manage and improve their business.


Fast-moving consumer goods (FMGC) companies are some of the biggest brands in Malaysia, meaning a career in this industry will give you the opportunity to work with household brands that have been with us since decades ago. Plus, with the Malaysian economy growing, you can be sure that there are plenty of opportunities to do well.

#5 Telecommunications

With just about everyone owning a smartphone and mobile apps so ingrained in our lives, Malaysia’s telecommunications industry i will only grow, grow, grow. So too will your opportunities with top telco companies that are always innovating to capture a bigger market share.

#6 IT

Many new jobs (white-hat hacker, anyone) are created just over the past few years because of how IT has changed our daily lives. This will definitely be an exciting industry for you if you are up for how trends and technology influence the way we live.

#7 Property & Development

Many of Malaysia’s property and development companies are on the lookout for creative and innovative individuals to help steer development projects forward. And with how fast building projects are popping up here and there, you can be sure this industry will give you a fast-paced and challenging environment.

There will be plenty of other industries hiring at ASPIRE® including:

  • Transport & automotive
  • Insurance
  • Broadcasting
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Shared Services
  • Semiconductor
  • Education
  • Manufacturing
  • Hospitality
  • Retail

See you at ASPIRE®!

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