Aljomaih Group underscored its leading patriotic role through participation, as silver sponsor, in Career and Graduate week and the accompanying forum and exhibition, which was held on Rabie Thani 21-25, 1437 (January 31 to February 4, 2016) at the headquarters of King Saud University, Riyadh, under the patronage of the Custodian of the two holy mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, and inaugurated by his Excellency the Minister of Education, Dr. Ahmed Al-Issa, in the presence of Dr. Badran Al-Omar, President of the university, with the participation of some 70 public and private bodies. The event represents a great opportunity to activate the complementary role between universities and recruitment bodies, and to narrow the circle of unemployment and eliminate its consequent problems, in addition to shed light on students' future after graduation, as well as to help them acquaint employment opportunities after graduation.
The five-day event addressed the importance of universities role in cutting the unemployment phenomenon through steering students toward disciplines required in the labor market, also opening new disciplines that are required by the market, as well as constant coordination with recruiters to explore new employment trends. The event stressed on the major role of universities in all proactive solutions in regard to prepare their graduates before pushing them into the labor market.
The event was accompanied by an exhibition, where graduates were given the opportunity for live interviews with potential employers and recruitment agencies, and explored available career opportunities and training.
On this occasion, Sheikh Ibrahim Aljomaih, CEO of Aljomaih Automotive Company (AAC) expressed his deep pride for the patronage of the Custodian of the two holy mosques of the Career and Graduate Week, and said:"This event is one of top notable activities that we had the opportunity to be part of, its vision comes in line with ours in term of offering community service and careers for graduates, and grant them the opportunity to play their important role in the renaissance of the Kingdom." He added: "We, at Aljomaih Automotive Company, are committed to participation and support of all value-added initiatives for the benefit of the nation and citizens.”
Noting that Aljomaih Group is always seeking to raise the saudization in all departments and leading positions, through the company's efforts in training and development of Saudi staff to enable them to work in various administrative and technical areas. This endeavor is an important part of the trend of its vision towards contributing to support Saudi Arabian competencies, and to achieve optimum investment for youth.