Thousands of visitors attended Moovijob’s Tour DeLux job fair at the Luxembourg Congrès in Kirchberg, on Thursday 17 March.
With more than 2,500 jobs on offer and 500 training opportunities, mostly in Luxembourg, this was the place to be for anyone considering a career change or the chance to hear more from Luxembourg’s employers.
Taking part in a round table on the employment market in Luxembourg were Nicolas Schmit, Minister for Employment, Isabelle Schlesser, Director of ADEM, Claude Olinger, HR Director at Luxair Group, Cristelle Ponsard, HR Account Manager at ING, and Isabelle Poujol-Lamain, Recruitment Manager at CTG Luxembourg.
Minister talks of dynamic labour market
Prior to the round table, Nicolas Schmit told Wort: “Job fairs are very important. We have a great dynamic in our labour market. We are creating lots of good, quality, jobs. Our problem is to find the right people for those jobs.”
He went on to say that companies were looking for skilled people, and it was important to attract talent from over the borders, as well as within the country.
The conference, now in its seventh year, featured some 150 exhibitors. Visitors were invited to find out more by sector, including thematic areas devoted to finance, IT & consulting, industry, construction, business services, and healthcare. International brands such as Amazon, Aldi, Fujitsu, ING, Gulf, and Orange rubbed shoulders with local businesses including, Cactus, D’Coque, and InTech.