Business expansion
European Union
Location of affected unit(s)
Information / Communication
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
62 - Computer programming, consultancy and related activities

450 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
12 September 2011
Employment effect (start)
1 January 2011
Foreseen end date
31 December 2011


The French IT group Micropole is recruiting 450 new employees throughout 2011. Most of the expansion will take place in France, where 300 new jobs are created. But Micropole is also active in Switzerland and Belgium; countries where the group expects a job growth of 150 during 2011.

Micropole relies on unusual recruitment measures to fill its positions. They will hold evening workshops on cooking where recruitment will take place - ‘Cuisine & Recruitment'.

Micropolis is an international group specialized in the areas of Business Intelligence, e-business, ERP and CRM.


  • 12 September 2011: Micropole


Eurofound (2011), micropole, Business expansion in European Union, factsheet number 72667, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/72667.