With the annual release of HR firm Randstad Canada’s most in-demand jobs in Canada, we can reveal some of the hottest positions in the Canadian marketplace at the moment:
A Chartered Professional Account (CPA) designation is the gold standard for this profession, and is in high demand this year.
Business analysts require both technology skills and financial knowledge, but Randstad says Canadians will be able to find jobs that lean more on one or the other.
Customer Service Representative
Customer service representative with knowledge of CRM software are advantageous and have an edge over others.
IT Project Manager
IT project managers need to be able to manage people, time, and budgets on complex tech projects. This is a great avenue for IT professionals to advance their careers.
A top priority for employers – Randstad describes software engineering as a candidate-driven field, which means applicants can have their pick of jobs in 2018.
Administrative assistants that are tech savvy and have an inclination for accounting functions are in high demand for employers.
Attractive candidates have basic tech skills and a knowledge of telephone systems and computer logging programs.