Serco Middle East reinforces importance of nationalisation as a key priority in line with the UAE’s growth strategy ahead of Careers UAE 2016
posted on May 12, 2016
Dubai, UAE, 12 May, 2016 – Serco Middle East, a leading provider of public services, supporting governments and others operating in the public sector will be exhibiting at this year’s Careers UAE 2016 with plans to accelerate its nationalisation mandate. Serco Middle East’s principles are aligned with the event which is held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, whose vision of Emiratisation forms an important part of the UAE’s government strategy.
“We find it beneficial to be exhibitors at Careers UAE which is the leading national platform for employers such as us - looking for skilled, bright Emirati talent in today’s job market,” commented Paul Gaskin, HR Director Serco Middle East. “Nationalisation” of the GCC workforce continues to be a priority and we invest in employing, training and developing nationals. We are looking forward to attracting and potentially recruiting educated and ambitious Emiratis that truly match our employment objectives.”
Careers UAE, now in its 16th year, is the leading national platform for both - job seekers as well as employers. Serco Middle East believes in investing in the nationals of the country –delivering a sense of ownership for public services in the community and creating knowledge transfer and employment opportunities. Additionally, the services company has demonstrated from its past projects in the UAE and beyond that it takes cultural and social nuances into consideration. At the upcoming Careers UAE 2016, representatives from the company will discuss the employment opportunities with fresh graduates and experienced professionals alike.
Serco in the Middle East is currently represented by 67 nationalities who have remained employed with the company for more than 5 years, specifically in the transport sector, over 10% of the workforce are UAE Nationals and Serco Middle East are looking to expand this into its other sectors such as healthcare, aviation and defence.
For more information, interested candidates are encouraged to visit Serco Middle East at Stand is ZA 12, Hall ZAB1 during Careers UAE 2016, running from 16th to 18th May at Dubai Word Trade Centre.
Media Source: The Portsmouth Group