Together with EURES, the European service for professional mobility, the company launches a tender to assign to young talents under 30 contributions to first work experience abroad. The goal is to offer the opportunity to enrich their CV, in a time when youth unemployment has reached its historical record. The invitation is open until October 31 2012, you can consult the site www.mcz.it.
MCZ Group, a company of excellence in the field of domestic heating and outdoor cooking, choosing for the second consecutive year to allocate the budget traditionally allocated to the Christmas gifts to the initiative of social responsibility "Job Creation". Together with EURES, the service of the European Commission for the professional mobility, has launched a competition to assign 10 contributions to unemployed young people who wish to live their first experience of working in Europe.
The project aims to promote growth and professional qualification of young people, encouraging their actual spendable in a labor market increasingly competitive and punitive. Only in Italy, in fact, youth unemployment has reached historic record of 36,2% (ISTAT figures for July 2012 15 24-year-olds).
MCZ Group, which obtained from exports than two-thirds of its sales, believes that having worked abroad is a key element to enrich their curriculum. However sometimes it is precisely the economic difficulties to stop young people from this type of experience. Subsidies - amounting to 2.500 euro each - will be an initial contribution to address the first expenses, such as travel, rent, language courses or other, for work experience of at least 4 months.
Initiative will be eligible unemployed youth between the 18 and 30 years, residents in one of the 27 EU countries or Switzerland, Norway, Iceland, Lichtenstein, with the following requirements:
- are graduates or graduates;
- have good command of English and / or the host language;
- They have never done before work experience or internships abroad.
The EURES service will strive to promote the meeting between companies and candidates, providing their own channels.
The application for participation in the competition must be submitted by October 31 2012. The announcement and the application procedures can be found from the site www.mcz.it. For more information you can write to firstname.lastname@example.org.
ONE SUCH INITIATIVE IN ITALY
And 'by 2011 that MCZ Group has embraced the philosophy of social responsibility and has chosen work as a key issue to be tackled. In 2011 the company, in collaboration with Manpower, supported the re-employment of 60 unemployed through professional courses in four Italian cities and a free recruiting and consulting.
For the 2012 MCZ raised the level of the initiative, giving it a more international scope, and is geared towards one of the most affected by the crisis categories, young people.
THE PRESIDENT JAMES ZANETTE
"We started with a basic idea," explains Chairman Giacomo Zanette. "Even in prosperous business such as ours, we believe it is not the time to invest in activities for their own sake. We are convinced - continues the President - that today more than ever it is important to choose to invest to create social value. We were able to realize this project - ends - with the help of our customers, allowing us year after year to be an active group on the market. Job Creation is the best Christmas gift we can give to them and to all our employees. "
For information: www.mcz.it