EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Accor Hotels Romania

Accor Hotels Romania

Geographic Location

Country: Romania
Region: Bucuresti; Bucuresti
Location of affected unit(s): Bucharest


Sector: Hotel / restaurants
Accomodation and food service activities
55.1 - Hotels and similar accommodation
Number Employed: 111
Group: Accor Hotels Belgia

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 16-05-2006
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 18-05-2006
Planned Job Creation: 190

Additional Information

Accor Hotels Romania is hiring 190 people for the four-star hotel Novotel, located in Bucharest, which is set to open this summer, says Frederick Deman, marketing manager of the company. In this context Accor will became one of the biggest employers on the Bucharest hotel segment. „At this moment, 111 positions have been filled and will be organising another recruitment drive this week” says also marketing manager. Accor Hotels is 100% held by Accor Hotels Belgium, and its share capital is approximate RON 1.75 million (around EUR 500.000). Novotel is the first investment Accor made on its own on the Romanian market and the first such investment by an international hotel chain.