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International Recruitment Forum

The job fair tailored to you

With 135 international companies selected to attend each year, the International Recruitment Forum will give you exclusive access to the best career opportunities in the hospitality industry. Additionally, as our students have honed their soft skills during their time at a Swiss Education Group school, companies outside of the hospitality industry are now attending to recruit our students too.

Career opportunities for business management students
Hospitality students ready for the hotel industry
Jobs in the hotel business industry

International Recruitment Forum (IRF)

Spotting a need to unite students and recruiters under one roof, the International Recruitment Forum was launched in 2009 and takes place twice a year (March & October) in Montreux, Switzerland. Available exclusively to all Swiss Education Group schools’ students looking for jobs and internship opportunities, this unique networking opportunity is a one-of-a-kind event.

You will have the chance to network, interview, participate in round tables and workshops, benefit from the wise words of our keynote speaker and much, much more! Attend career presentations and meet with industry representatives to be interviewed and recruited for:

  • Full-time employment
  • Executive positions
  • Management training
  • Corporate training
  • Internship positions
 

Where are the International Recruitment Forum participants hired?

Type of company hotel management graduates are working for
Hotel departments hospitality alumni are working in

55,39%

 

5-Star hotels

14,59%

 

4-Star hotels

14,59%

 

Others (Travel, Tourism & Broader Service Industry)

13,45%

 

Restaurants

3,98%

 

Other hotels

46,07%

 

F&B

25,76%

 

Rooms Divisions

12,46%

 

F&B Culinary

8,04%

 

Other departments

4,64%

 

Sales / Marketing

3,03%

 

Human Resources

Participate as a recruiter in the International Recruitment Forum

The most targeted way of meeting and recruiting students from Swiss Education Group schools. With 4,500 students attending each year, the International Recruitment Forum has become a not-to-miss event by hospitality recruiters worldwide.

Participation in the Recruitment Forum gives you direct access to internship students, young graduates and tomorrow’s industry leaders. For more information, please contact irf-manager@swisseducation.com or call +41 21 965 40 16.

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