Latest News: ITC has announced a rapid scale up watershed development programme on the occasion of world environment day. This programme has already brought soil and moisture conservation top half a million acres in the country. Target of the company is to double the area to nearly 1 million acres by 2018.
ITC was set up in 1910 by the name of ‘Imperial Tobacco Company of India Limited’. The company is now known as Indian Tobacco Company Ltd. ITC provides very good employment and has very good employees satisfaction policies. The employees are taken very good care of in ITC, and employees work very happily there. ITC has many different divisions and is not only confined to the tobacco industry, anymore. The popular hotels of ITC includes Welcome Group- ITC Maurya, ITC Maratha. For the current openings in ITC , visit the website: http://www(dot)itcportal(dot)com/careers/careers.aspx Currently, there are good openings in the fields of Corporate Social Developement, Finance, Technical, Purchase and Legal. ITC is a wonderful place to work at. Go Ahead and try your luck.
Some Facts about ITC
ITC has its presence in Cigarettes, Hotels, Paperboards & Specialty Papers, Packaging, Agri-Business, Packaged Foods & Confectionery, Information Technology, Branded Apparel, Greeting Cards, Safety Matches and other FMCG products. ITC is a market leader in the businesses of Cigarettes, Hotels, Paperboards, Packaging and Agri-Exports. It is gaining its market share very rapidly in the businesses of Packaged Foods & Confectionery, Branded Apparel and Greeting Cards & Stationery. ITC ranks third in pre-tax profits among India’s private sector corporations. Forbes magazine has ranked ITC among the World’s Best Big Companies and Asia’s ‘Fabulous 50′.
Business World has placed it among India’s Most Respected Companies. ITC has also been placed among India’s Most Valuable Companies by Business Today magazine.
ITC’s Agri-Business is one of India’s largest exporters of agricultural products. ITC is one of the country’s biggest foreign exchange earners (US $ 2.4 billion in the last decade).
Financial Results for the quarter ended 31st December 2006
The Company’s pre-tax profit for the quarter ended 31st December 2006 recorded a growth of 26% over last year and crossed the Rs.1000 crores mark.
Post-tax profit at Rs. 717.4 crores grew by 23.2% over last year Earnings Per Share for the quarter stood at Rs. 1.91.
ITC’s Net Turnover at Rs. 3166 crores account for 52% of the Company’s Net Turnover posted a strong growth of 24% Market Capitalization – US$ 16 Billion Turnover ¬¬- US$ 3.5 Billion Employee Base – Over 20,000 people Shareholders – 4,58,000
There are three levels of leadership at ITC. The Board of Directors at the apex, as trustee of shareholders, holds the responsibility for strategic supervision of the Company. The strategic management of the Company is with the Corporate Management Committee comprising the whole time Directors and members drawn from senior management.
ITC visits premier Engineering and Management campuses every year to recruit talented people.
Manufacturing . Marketing and Human Resources . Trading, Sourcing and Logistics . Finance
ITC Visits 5 IITs (Chennai, Delhi, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Bombay) and some of the NITs for its technical functions from various disciplines such as Mechanical, Electrical and Electronics, Production Engineering, Chemical and Civil.
Marketing and Human Resources
ITC recruits talent from the premier Management Institutes of the country for Marketing and HR functions. These campuses include the IIMs, ISB, XLRI, FMS, IIFT, TISS, JBIMS and Symbiosis.
ITC recruits entry-level talent from qualified Chartered Accountants and MBAs (Finance) for the Finance function.
Trading, Sourcing and Logistics
ITC visits premier institutes such as IIMA, IIFT, IRMA and MANAGE to induct talent for its Agri Business Division.
ITC inducts Management Trainees every year from Hotel Management Institutes, who are then trained at the Welcome group management Institute in Gurgaon. ITC visits selected campuses for the purpose of inducting entry-level talent for its Hotels. To know more about careers in ITC Hotels , visit http://www(dot)itcwelcomgroup(dot)in/Others/OthersCAR.aspx
Research & Development
ITC inducts R&D professionals for its Group R&D Center located in Bangalore as well as for its Agricultural Research Centers at Rajahmundry and Sarapaka. ITC recruits MScs/B.Techs/M.Techs and PhDs in this area as Research Associates and Scientists. Individuals could be either fresh graduates or have relevant work experience in other organizations.
ITC’s Secretarial function offers careers to people who are qualified Company Secretaries. These professionals are members of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. Additional qualifications could be in Chartered Accountancy or Law.
ITC offers summer internships to students from the IITs and premier Management Institutes every year.
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