The Hossegor Action Sports Career Fair is back

After two years of absence due to the pandemic and following the highly successful first two editions, EUROSIMA, the MACS district council and the city of Hossegor have once again joined forces with the Saint-Vincent-de-Tyrosse Employment Agency to hold the 3rd edition of the Action Sports Career Fair on Friday, March 25, 2022 from 1:30pm to 5:30pm

This one of a kind event in France is part of the official Maritime Careers Week from March 21 to 25, 2022. Led by employment agencies all along the coast, the event aims to promote marine professions and offer participants the opportunity to meet training institutions as well as companies that are currently hiring.

The previous editions in Hossegor attracted over 300 participants from all over France, showing just how attractive the Action Sports industry truly is. It is a driving force in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region, which employs over 4000 professionals and generates 1.9 Billion euros in turnover.

For this 3rd Action Sports Career Fair, Wave Radio will lead two round-tables with industry experts. The objective of these discussions is to promote the Action Sports industry, the various careers it offers as well as to explain the requirements and needs in terms of training and experience in order to generate vocations and to attract fresh new talent.

The first round-table will be dedicated to industry professionals sharing their personal experience by presenting their careers and the paths they took to get where they are today. The diversity of careers in our industry will be clearly visible thanks to a rich panel of speakers and their various positions: Quiksilver Europe's Marketing and Events Manager , the Human Resources and Legal Director of Volcom Europe, the International Team Manager at Roxy, the IT Director for Rip Curl Europe and the Operations and Logistics Manager at SurfHardware Europe.

The second round-table will include specialists from fields of employment, training, recruiting and local territorial sports representatives who will present the exciting challenges and attractive potential to be found in the Landes in terms of job offers and long-term career opportunities in the fields of sports and leisure.

Throughout the afternoon, students and candidates will find all the information and documents they need regarding training, degrees and careers. They will also get to submit their CV and even have short one on one interviews with educational institutions and recruiting companies at their booths . All key players of our industry will be there, so make sure to bring your CV with you!

 

PROGRAM:

1:30 - 5:30 - Information and job dating

One on one information and job interviews at company booths and training center booths (CNPC Sport, ESC Pau, University of Bordeaux, Campus Landes, UNION Sport & Cycle...)

2pm - 3pm - Round-table 1: The variety of careers and profiles in the Action Sports industry

Including the following speakers:

  • Quiksilver Europe Marketing and Events Manager
  • Volcom Europe Director of HR and Legal affairs
  • International Team Manager for Roxy
  • Rip Curl Europe IT Sytems Director
  • Surfhardware Europe Operations & Logistics Manager

3pm - 4pm- Round-table 2: The evolution of careers in the Action Sports industry and the attractive potential of the Landes in terms of employment

Including the following participants:

  • CNPC SPORT Business Campus
  • ASPOM, sports industry recruitment agency
  • Saint-Vincent-de-Tyrosse Employment agency
  • EUROSIMA
  • MACS Economic development team
  • UNION Sport & Cycle

 

Venue : Sporting Casino d'Hossegor

Date and times : Friday, March 25, 2022 from 1:30pm to 5:30pm

Partners : Pôle Emploi, EUROSIMA, MACS, Mairie de Soorts-Hossegor, Mission Locale des Landes, Wave Radio and UNION sport & cycle.

Free entry

 

Good to know:

You cannot attend the Action Sports Job Fair?

Find all year round the job and internship offers of companies in the Action Sports industry on our job platform.

or

EUROSIMA and its partners will take part and be represented during the " Sport Job Day ", a national must-attend event organized by UNION sport & cycle on April 20, 2022 at the Parc des Princes in Paris. This key event is THE place to be for all things related to working in the Sports industry.

After two years of absence due to the pandemic and following the success of its first two editions, EUROSIMA, the community of communes MACS and the city of Hossegor renew their collaboration with the Pôle Emploi of Saint-Vincent-de-Tyrosse and organize on Friday, March 25, 2022 from 13:30 to 17:30 at the Casino of Hossegor the3rd edition of the Forum of the Professions of the Glide

This event, unique in France, is part of the program of activities of the Maritime Employment Week organized from March 21 to 25, 2022 by the Pôle emploi agencies of the coast to discover the jobs of the sea, meet companies that recruit and training centers.

The previous editions had attracted more than 300 people from all over France to Hossegor testifying to the potential attractiveness of the board sports sector. A flagship industry in New Aquitaine that employs more than 4000 people and generates a turnover of 1.8 billion euros.

For this 3rd Forum des Métiers de la Glisse, two round tables hosted by Wave Radio will bring together experts in the sector. The objective of these testimonies is to make the board sports industry known, its different professions, its needs in terms of skills and experience, in order to attract new talents.

The first round table will be devoted to testimonies from professionals in the industry who will present their jobs and their career paths. The diversity of the board sports professions will be represented thanks to the participation of the Marketing and Events Manager of Quiksilver Europe, the Legal and Human Resources Director of Volcom Europe, the International Team Manager at Roxy, the Information Systems Director of Rip Curl Europe and the Logistics and Operations Manager of Surf Hardware Europe.

A second round table will see the participation of specialists in employment, training, recruitment, the sports sector and the territory who will present the challenges and attractiveness of the Landes in terms of employment and the evolution of the sports and leisure sector.

Throughout the afternoon, students and job seekers will be able to get information, find out about training and jobs, submit their applications or conduct short interviews on the stands of training centers and companies that recruit . The major players in the board sports industry will be there, so get your CVs ready!

 

PROGRAM:

1:30 - 5:30 pm - Information and job dating

Individual information and recruitment interviews on the stands of companies and training organizations (CNPC Sport, ESC Pau, University of Bordeaux, Campus Landes, UNION Sport & Cycle...)

2:00 - 3:00 pm - Round table presentation of different profiles of the board sports industry

With the participation of :

  • of the Marketing and Event Manager of Quiksilver Europe
  • the Legal and Human Resources Director of Volcom Europe
  • of the International Team Manager at Roxy
  • of the Director of Information Systems of Rip Curl Europe
  • the Logistics and Operations Manager of Surf Hardware Europe

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm - Round-table discussion on the evolution of professions in the board sports sector and the challenges and attractiveness of the Landes region in terms of employment

With the participation of :

  • of the CNPC SPORT Business Campus
  • of ASPOM, a recruitment agency specialized in sports
  • of the Pôle Emploi of Saint-Vincent-de-Tyrosse
  • of EUROSIMA
  • of the MACS economic development department
  • of the UNION Sport & Cycle

 

Place : Sporting Casino d'Hossegor

Date and time: Friday, March 25, 2022 from 1:30 to 5:30 p.m.

Partners: Pôle Emploi, EUROSIMA, MACS, Mairie de Soorts-Hossegor, Mission Locale des Landes, Wave Radio and UNION Sport & Cycle.

Free entrance

 

Did you know that?

You can't make it to the Forum des Métiers de la Glisse? Find all year long the job and internship offers of the companies of the board sports sector on our employment platform.

Or

Meet EUROSIMA and its partners at the Sport Job Day, the national employment event for the sports industry, organized by the UNION sport & cycle on April 20, 2022 at the Parc des Princes.