Latest News  

Romanian Outsourcing & Shared Services Summit: In the search of the best strategy to stay relevant

Currently, according to companies operating in outsourcing and business shared services in Romania, there is an intense discussion regarding the availability of prepared workforce in the industry. Even if the companies in outsourcing are the most dynamic in terms of distribution and growth for the number of employees in the past years, the demand for professionals is high and the current offer of graduates doesn't seem to meet it.

2018-04-26 11:09:28

In this context, CRISTIAN CILIBIU, Vice-president Knowledge Sharing, ABSL highlighted that it is not enough to increase the curricula of universities and stated: "The gap is major when we are talking about attracting and grow the needed workforce. We need to sit together and talk with the state representatives, with the Ministry of Education, in order to develop a multilayer approach of educational programs. If on the short term, the educational system can rely on increasing the foreign languages approach and technology, on the medium and long term, the attention must go deeper, in early education, at high schools, to introduce the foreign languages and more advanced IT programs to create the needed professionals. We launched a program master program through which we train a number of students in the specific needed of the industry."

The Association of Business Services Leaders in in Romania (ABSL) in partnership with the Academy of Economic Studies (ASE), launched the master's program "Business Services", in partnership with the Academy of Economic Studies (ASE), which aims to support development of service industries Business and contribute to training the next generation of specialists in the industry.

The academic program is part of ABSL's strategy to develop specialized work force in the industry and to support changes in the education system in Romania in order to prepare professionals with practical experience adapted to specific business requirements and needs, yet he was a student. For the past academic year, the program are available 50 seats. During the two years, students will attend specialized and operational management, sales and marketing, risk management in business, ERP, financial analysis and process improvement service industry business, supported by academics from the ESA and representatives ABSL member companies. In the fourth quarter, the knowledge gained will be put into practice by participating in an internship of six months in companies from among the members of ABSL, students having the opportunity to deepen the theoretical knowledge acquired and to prepare for the dissertation.

The ABSL representative concluded that such programs must be replicated at the larger scale, with other universities in the country. "Joined forces to boost this program, to marketing it more so we can target the areas of medium and long term strategy, to expand it at country level. To support the training of the young people and benefit from support from the government and state institutions," Cristian Cilibiu concluded.

Cristian Cilibiu has been working for more than 13 years in the Shared Services industry and has been a Senior Project Manager of complex Group-level projects, with wide expertise in Organization, Process Management, Employee engagement, Cost and Operations Management. Cristian is extremely self-motivated, comfortable with challenging and working in multicultural environments, with skills such as good negotiation, conflict management and communication. In the last 4 years, he is an active member in Association of Business Service Leaders (ABSL) and, from 2017, is acting as Board Member and Vice President for the Knowledge Sharing Stream with the focus on supporting the networking, innovation and industry dialogue among ABSL members and partners.

On March 22nd, at Athénée Palace Hilton in Bucharest, the Fourth Edition of Romanian Outsourcing & Shared Services Summit hosted the annual get-together of professionals in outsourcing and business shared services industry s, ready to share knowledge and build new alliances and dialogue, in order to transform and evolve the businesses, organizations and the whole industry's designs.

The summit has been organized by Outsourcing Today, the integrated communication platform of the business services sector, together with its partners: Diamond partner Wipro, Gold partners CIMA, Colliers, Genpact, PwC, Societe General European Business Services, Vastint, Strategic partners ABSL, ANIS Noerr and Selir as Partners.


0 COMMENTS ^ Go back to Top
WRITE A COMMENT ^ Go back to Top
 
Your email address will not be published.
Nickname
Email
Comment
Validation Code
   
 
 
NEWS
Cushman & Wakefield Echinox: StreamWIDE joins the new IT hub created in the Timpuri Noi Square project

StreamWIDE, a company specialized in the software and telecommunications industry, realocates its office in Bucharest in the Timpuri Noi Square project, joining the new IT hub created in the business park devel

 Read Full article »
CBRE: Office deliveries expected to bring new stock of 635.00 sqm, Bucharest to reach 3.9 mln sqm modern office spaces

During 2020–2021 to approx. 635,000 sqm of modern office space are expected to be delivered on market, increasing the Bucharest modern stock at approx. 3.9 million sq m, a step closer to a new a threshold and

 Read Full article »
Uber opens at Bucharest the largest support center to drivers and business partners in CEE

Uber company launched this week in Bucharest the largest center in Central and Eastern Europe that offers assistance to drivers and business partners in Romania, a center where they can contact directly Uber re

 Read Full article »
Samsung and Orange Romania activated the 5G VR Live streaming at Untold Music Festival in Romania

Samsung Electronics and Orange Romania have successfully deployed a 5G New Radio (NR) network to demonstrate a series of 5G use cases at Untold Festival 2019, the largest annual dance music festival in Romania,

 Read Full article »
MVP Lab in Sibiu named as one of Europe's best in the "Ones to Watch" list at European Business Awards

Ropardo MVP Lab has been named as ‘One to Watch' in Europe in a list of business excellence published by the European Business Awards, one of world's largest and longest running business competitions.

 Read Full article »
Endava marks one year since IPO

Endava, one of the most important software companies, present on the local market with 7 delivery centers, reaches an almost double capitalization, 2.07 billion USD, on July 26, 2019, one year after listing. Th

 Read Full article »
Infosys opens cyber defence centre in Bucharest

Infosys, a global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting, announced the launch of its Cyber Defence Centre in Bucharest, Romania. The Defence Centre is an expansion of services delivered thro

 Read Full article »
QuEST Global completes integration of IT Six Global Services

QuEST Global, a global product engineering and lifecycle services company, has successfully completed the integration of IT Six Global Services SRL. QuEST Global acquired IT Six, a software engineering services

 Read Full article »
RE MAX Romania opens three more offices

RE/MAX Romania has expanded its network, adding three new offices – RE/MAX Partners in Cluj, RE/MAX Quality in Sibiu and RE/MAX Prestige in Targu Mures.

 Read Full article »
Microsoft and OpenAI form exclusive computing partnership to build new Azure AI supercomputing technologies

Microsoft Corp. and OpenAI have partnered to further extend Microsoft Azure's capabilities in large-scale AI systems, according to a release of Microsoft.

 Read Full article »
 
 
 
MOST READ ARTICLES
» Molson Coors started to grow its busin...
» ABSL Romania: Sibiu, a continuously ev...
» Capgemini to open new office at Suceav...
» Meet the winners of ROMANIAN BUSINESS ...
» TELUS International is partnering with...
» It is all about people, to find and to...
» Accenture's Technology Vision forecast...
» Endava expands its IT team in Republic...
» Olga Botusan, Stefanini, keynote speak...
» Endava marks one year since IPO
 
EDITOR CHOICE
Workplace of the Future conference to take place on November 20th at Bucharest

The Diplomat-Bucharest together with Outsourcing Today organize the 3rd Edition of WORKPLACE OF THE FUTURE, on 20th of November 2019, in Bucharest, at Capital Plaza Hotel.

 Read Full article »
Strategic Talent Acquisition at People Empowering Business Forum on October 30 in Bucharest

Latest trends like demographic upheaval, globalization, digital technology, and changing social values and worker expectations, are disrupting business models and radically changing the workplace. These are req

 Read Full article »
Informal IT School and UiPath launch an educational program for RPA development to start in October

Informal IT School announced a partnership with UiPath to launch an RPA development educational program of five months, 100 hours of courses, five days a week. The program will run in Cluj-Napoca.

 Read Full article »
Impact Hub Bucharest joins 3house to manage three coworking spaces in the city

Impact Hub Bucharest, a coworking spaces manager and developer of accelerator programs and events merged with 3house, a new concept of workplace launched in 2018. By this, Impact Hub reaches 3 locations and 6.7

 Read Full article »
JLL: Total office space in Bucharest to reach 3 million sqm

The second quarter of 2019 reconfirmed the increased interest for the office market in Romania. Over 115,000 square meters of office space were leased over this period at the national level, a value similar wit

 Read Full article »
Latest News  
 
about us | newsletter | contact | members area | GDPR policy
Copyright © 2015 by Diplomat Media Events Design by Diplomat Media Events