E-Commerce, IT and Communication & Advertising dominate the area of external recruitment compared to IT and Logistic in a previous year.
The average ratio between internal promotions and external recruitments remains unchanged since 2018 and has not been significantly affected by the pandemic.
In Banking, FMCG and W&R internal promotions dominate.
On average, 44 % of managers are promoted internally, and 56% are recruited externally.
Recruitment in Banking by half in 2021 compared to 2020.
The decline of senior level changes in Pharma was not connected to the pandemic. In 2020 the industry had significant acquisitions at the global and local levels, which was accompanied by frequent changes of senior management.
FMCG, Automotive and Insurance tend to have a more balanced external and internal recruitment, which allows them to grow naturally, and introduce managers with new incentives, especially in the transformation period.
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