Telenor team visited the Mehran UET main campus on April 05th 2016 to look for young talent under Telenor Excel Program. The team was received by Dr. Faisal K. Shaikh.
Telenor team visited the Mehran UET main campus on 05-04-2016 to look for young talent under Telenor Excel Program. The team was received by Dr. Faisal K. Shaikh at Telecommunication Engineering department. The Telenor team consisted of,
- Saad Maqsood, Regional Director S&D
- Sehr Babar, AM Employer Branding and Talent Acquisition
- Khurram Shakil Ahmed, AM Business Development
- Muhammad Junaid, RF Specialist
- Sandhya Talereja, Recruitment Officer
- Anam Abbas, Employer Branding Officer
- Farrukh, RF Specialist
Engr. Shakeel A. Laghari, Lecturer, Telecom Dept. anchored the event. The session was started with the recitation of Holy Quran by Muhammad Taqi, student of Telecom Dept.
A warm welcome speech was delivered by honorable Professor Dr. Bhawani Shankar Choudhary, Dean FEECE. Prof. Bhawani in his inaugural talk thanked Telenor professionals for selecting Mehran University departments of Telecom, Electronics, Electrical and Software for their campaign of talent hunt. He also advised students to horn their technical and communication skills for the employment in the private sector. He added that job in public sector are diminishing and the only hope for employment is left with multinational companies alongside entrepreneurship.
Later, Mr. Saad Maqsood shared his professional journey with audience and talked about the corporate culture of Telenor. He described prevalent egalitarian values and equal employment opportunities for all in the company. He also talked about the diversity in skills quoting his personal example.
After his speech, Ms. Sehr Babar and Ms. Sandhya Talereja took the center stage and gave a presentation about CV building and Interview skills. The purpose of this important talk was to equip students with the knowledge of CV making and preparing themselves for interviews. This session was both interesting and informative for the students.
The interview session was handled by M. Junaid and Farrukh. Both professionals conducted the interviews and collected CVs from fresh graduates of Telecom, Electronics and Electrical departments to generate Telenor Talent pool.