EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: France


Sector: Professional services
Legal, accounting, management, architecture, engineering, technical testing and analysis activities
69.20 - Accounting, bookkeeping and auditing activities; tax consultancy
Number Employed: 10000

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 28-09-2016
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-10-2016
Foreseen End Date: 30-09-2017
Planned Job Creation: 2200

Additional Information

The consultancy firm Deloitte announced a plan to recruit 2,200 employees between 1 October 2016 and 30 September 2017 across all units in France.  Two thirds of the new hires are expected to be young graduates. About 30% of them will be engineers. The expansion is mainly linked to the digitalisation and the big data activities. According to the management, about 20% of their current turnover comes from activities that didn't exist 5 years ago.