The platform Affutjob.com is organizing a forum on youth employment in Africa, in early 2014. The announcement was made on the website that informs this job fair will be held on January 22 and 23 2014. The meeting, which is in its third edition, will be welcome a major innovation : its virtualization. The event will enable people looking for a job to participate in the forum without leaving the comfort of their homes . The organizers also announced that more than 10,000 candidates have already registered .
In requesting an invitation to the event , potential employees can discuss with recruiters through chat or video calling. The event is completely free and will allow participants to discuss with business owners eager to recruit while sitting in front of their computer screens, according to the press release issued by Affutjob.com.
Teddy Ngou Milama, CEO of the enterprise, has also said: ” It is important that we strive to improve the connection between recruiters and job seekers to streamline the labor market in Africa. The virtual job fair will allow recruiters to reduce their cost of hiring for travel , food and housing. In addition, job seekers will have the opportunity to go through the recruitment process while only being connected to their computers. “