OneSmart International Education Group Limited (NYSE: ONE) (“OneSmart” or the “Company”), the leading premium K-12 education company in China, today announced that it was awarded the ‘China Best Employer Campus Recruitment Award 2020′ (the “Award”). Jointly organized by Zhaopin Limited, a leading career platform in China, and the Chinese College Graduates Employment Promotion Committee, this nationally recognized award ranks the top 100 most influential and prestigious multinational and China-based employers. This year, over 2,000 companies were nominated and independently assessed on the scale and format of their on-campus college graduate recruitment efforts and strength of their brand and corporate values.
Over the past few months, OneSmart has held a number of online and offline campus recruiting events well attended by college graduates. These events serve as an effective channel for potential employment, and to develop close connections with over 100 colleges and universities across China. Other channels used by the Company to enhance its brand among recruits include hosting online campus events and graduate career fairs, and publicizing on WeChat and TikTok. These multiple channels provide abundant teacher supply as the Company retains a rigid teacher selection process so as to deliver good quality teaching services.
The Company continues to reinforce its talent pool by hiring a variety of talented prospects to manage curriculum development, salesforce deployment, operations and technology development which will directly support the execution of its online strategy and lay a solid foundation for future growth.
Mr. Steve Zhang, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of OneSmart, commented, “The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the adoption of online education and created an inflection point in the domestic education industry. Attracting and retaining the right talent will be critical as we ramp up the roll out of our online strategy and build OneSmart Online into the largest premium online education platform in China. People are the heart of our business. Receiving this prestigious award further cements our leading market position and strong reputation as the employer of choice for those who wish to develop a career in education or technology. With our talented team, we believe we are on the right track to grow OneSmart Online to scale.”