ON “Recruitment and Selection at AVIVA LIFE INSURANCE” SUBMITTED TO UNIVERSITY OF PUNE
SAUMYA MEHTA M.P.M. – IIIrd Semester (2006-08)
This is to certify that Saumya Mehta student of SINHGAD INSTITUTE OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION & RESEARCH, Pune has completed her field work report at AVIVA Life Insurance on the topic of “Recruitment and Selection” and has submitted the field work report in partial fulfillment of MASTER IN PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT of the UNIVERSITY OF PUNE for the academic year 2006-08
She has worked under our guidance and direction. The said report is based on bonafide information.
Mr. Anil Chand Project Guide
Prof. R Ganesan Director
SINHGAD INSTITUTE OF BUSINESS ADMINISTARATION AND RESEARCH, KONDHWA (BK)
I hereby declare that the project titled “Recruitment and Selection” is an original piece of research work carried out by me under the guidance and supervision of Mr. Anil Chand. The information has been collected from genuine & authentic sources. The work has been submitted in partial fulfillment of MASTER IN PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT of Pune University.
The joy of ingenuity!!! This is doubtlessly what this project is about. Before getting to brass tacks of things. I would like to add a heartfelt word for the people who have helped me in bringing out the creativeness of this project.
To commence with things I would like to take this opportunity to gratefully and humbly thank to Mr. Vishal Chaddha, Project guide, AVIVA life insurance, Kanpur, for being appreciative enough by giving me an opportunity to undertake this project in AVIVA Life insurance
Respected guide Mr Anil Chand, Faculty, Sinhgad Institute of Business Administration and Research, Pune for his undeterred guidance for the completion of the report.
Maj. Gen. (Retd.) Harsh C. Gangoli Senior Director and Prof. R. Ganesan, Director, Sinhgad Institute of Business Administration and Research, Pune, for his continuous support, encouragement and support. My parent‟s need special mentions here for their constant support and love in my life. I also thank my friends and well wishers, who have provided their whole hearted support to me in this exercise. I believe that this Endeavor has prepared me for taking up new challenging opportunities in future.
The project titled “RECRUITMENT AND SELECTION” Undertaken in AVIVA life insurance. AVIVA is a UK based insurance group. It has a long history dating back to 1834 and has a joint venture with DABUR groups. Aviva holds a 26 per cent stake in the joint venture and the Dabur group holds the balance 74 per cent share. It is one of the leading providers of life and pensions products to Europe and has substantial businesses elsewhere around the world. The project report is about recruitment and selection process that‟s an important part of any organization. Which is considered as a necessary asset of a company? In fact, recruitment and selection gives a home ground to the organization acumen that is needed for proper functioning of the organization. It gives a organizational structure of the company. It‟s a methodology in which the particular organization works and how a new candidate could be recruited in such a way that he/she would be fitted for the right kind of career. There are two types of factors that affect the Recruitment of candidates for the company Internal factors External factors
The objective of selection decision is to choose the individual who can most successfully perform the job from the pool of qualified candidates. Selection process or activities typically follow a standard patter, beginning with an initial screening interview and concluding with final employment decision.