Business expansion
Location of affected unit(s)
Information / Communication
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
Computer Programming, Consultancy And Related Activities
62.02 - Computer consultancy activities

1,800 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
11 January 2017
Employment effect (start)
1 January 2017
Foreseen end date
31 December 2017


The French subsidiary of the Canadian group CGI (68,000 employees worldwide) intends to strengthen its workforce in France: CGI group will recruit 1,800 people on permanent employment contracts and 750 trainees. Out of this total figure, about 600 will be recruited on permanent employment contract after their traineeship while 100 positions will be created in Toulouse for engineers and ICT specialists. The company highlighted that they need competencies to manage the digitalisation process of their clients. Additional recruitment has also already been recorded on the ERM database in July 2016 (100 positions), in February 2016 (170 positions), in June 2015 (200 positions) and in April 2015 (300 positions).


  • 11 February 2017: Alliancy.fr


Eurofound (2017), CGI, Business expansion in France, factsheet number 90132, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/90132.