The Mexican retail industry experienced a 4% drop in new job postings in Q1 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by Amazon with 170 job postings according to GlobalData’s analysis of retail company job postings. GlobalData’s Mexico Retail Market report provides both the historic and forecast market data of total retail sales in Mexico, while summarising the trends by value and leading retailers in individual sectors. Buy the report here.
Notably, Management Occupations jobs accounted for a 10% share of the Mexican’s retail industry new job postings in Q1 2023, down by 36% over the prior quarter.
Management Occupations drive retail hiring activity
Of the industry's total hiring activity, the highest number of new job postings were for Management Occupations, which accounted for 10% of the total new job postings in Q1 2023 and were down by 66% year-on-year. Second highest were Business and Financial Operations Occupations, which accounted for 7% and drop by 33% year-on-year, and third highest were Computer and Mathematical Occupations, which were 35% of the new job postings and 68% lower year-on-year.
Top five companies in retail accounted for 74% of hiring activity
The highest number of jobs were posted by Amazon with 170, followed by 7-Eleven with 147, while the highest increase was at NIKE at 35%.
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