The Brazilian oil and gas industry experienced a 25% drop in new job postings in Q1 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by Mosaic with 168 job postings according to GlobalData’s analysis of oil and gas company job postings. Information on the oil and gas production outlook by assets, terrain, major companies, details of active and upcoming oil and gas assets, and recently licensed blocks details can be accessed with GlobalData’s Brazil Oil and Gas Exploration and Production market report. Buy the report here.

Notably, Business and Financial Operations Occupations jobs accounted for a 5% share of the Brazilian’s oil and gas industry new job postings in Q1 2023, by 0% over the prior quarter.

Business and Financial Operations Occupations drive oil and gas hiring activity

Of the industry's total hiring activity, the highest number of new job postings were for Business and Financial Operations Occupations, which accounted for 5% of the total new job postings in Q1 2023 and were down by 53% year-on-year. Second highest were Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations, which accounted for 4% and drop by 57% year-on-year, and third highest were Architecture and Engineering Occupations, which were 48% of the new job postings and 32% lower year-on-year.

Top five companies in oil and gas accounted for 50% of hiring activity

The highest number of jobs were posted by Mosaic with 168, followed by TechnipFMC with 144, while the highest increase was at Braskem at 41%.

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