Myntra is all set to over 7,000 people in IT supply chain and warehouses. This is the highest temporary hire for a festive sale period by Myntra. Even though this hiring is temporary, but it is important to note that of 5000 people who were hired during June sales season most of them were absorbed in the company. E-Commerce platform usually pay about 20000 per month plus incentives for people hired during the sales season.
This festival hiring is one of the larger hirings by Myntra and comes after a recent round of funds infusion in the company of $103million from Singapore based parent entity FK Myntra holdings according to the reports in the media
1000 people are added to customer contact centre for the sales for each employee working from the from the home was given allowance of 20,000 to setup and home office
The company added 6000 more Myntra Extended Network for Service Augmentation partners for last mile delivery. It has 18000 such partners who help to fulfil 70% of the deliveries.
Head of sales Myntra head asks employees to take three days of leave encouraging them to combine with weekends so they can get three extended weekends. This is done to ensure that everybody gets a break from daily work life before the festive season.
Myntra is paying reimbursements of the cost of COVID test, Hotel Quarantine, and remote working equipment.
Myntra has four fulfilment centres with 2 in north and one each in south and West. The company has provided COVID insurance of Rs 80,000 to more than 30,000 employees including third party employees and delivery personals