The National Employment Fund will organise its 10th edition of job fair at the PROMOTE from February 18 to 21, 2019
The 7th edition of the Yaounde International Exhibition for Enterprises, SMEs and Partnership of Yaounde code named PROMOTE is around the corner with preparations gearing up from various quarters. This year’s edition will be special in its kind following numerous innovations introduced by the organiser, Inter-Progress Foundation. One of such innovations will be the job fair to be organised by the National Employment Fund (NEF) on February 18 to 21. Job seekers will need not go far to grab themselves a job in enterprises around the country during the event. According to the organisers, enterprises should seize the opportunity to conduct on the spot test and select the best candidates for their enterprises. The enterprises will also have the opportunity to recruit apt personnel who will accompany the enterprises realise its growth and development objectives. The job seekers will also have the opportunity to get their dream jobs in enviable enterprises. The 10th edition of the job fair will be characterised with several innovations. Employers will not only have the opportunity to consult the data-base of profiles of highly qualified human resources but will also benefit from the expertise of job placement firms to select highly experienced manpower. The enterprises can also consult the catalogue of competences in various domains of life. According to information gathered from the organisers, for enterprises to qualify to participate at the job fair, they must be registered with any branch of the National Employment Fund and specify the activity to be carried out. Two options, notably institutional communication (for enterprises) and recruitment of personnel will constitute the main activities of the fair. For job seekers, they must also register with any branch of the National Employment Fund and furnish either the NEF or the PROMOTE office with their curriculum vitae. The National Employment Fund, it should be noted, is a public entity created in 1990 to promote employment. The structure is a veritable job market in the country that links job seekers to appropriate job openings. It is thus using the 2019 PROMOTE that will hold at the Yaounde Conference Centre to organise its 10th Job Fair so as to get to a greater number of job seekers especially as the fair is expected to receive some 120,000 visitors.