EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: France


Sector: Information / communication
IT and other information services
62.02 - Computer consultancy activities
Number Employed: 10010
Group: CGI

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 11-01-2017
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-01-2017
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2017
Planned Job Creation: 1800

Additional Information

The French subsidiary of the Canadian group CGI (68,000 employees worldwide) intends to strengthen its workforce in France: CGI group will recruit 1,800 people on permanent employment contracts and 750 trainees. Out of this total figure, about 600 will be recruited on permanent employment contract after their traineeship while 100 positions will be created in Toulouse for engineers and ICT specialists. The company highlighted that they need competencies to manage the digitalisation process of their clients. Additional recruitment has also already been recorded on the ERM database in July 2016 (100 positions), in February 2016 (170 positions), in June 2015 (200 positions) and in April 2015 (300 positions).