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Convergys to Participate in Veteran Recruiting Virtual Career Fair
Friday, January 17, 2014
Convergys to Participate in Veteran Recruiting Virtual Career Fair13:12 EST Friday, January 17, 2014
CINCINNATI (Business Wire) -- Convergys Corporation (NYSE: CVG), a global leader in customer management, is proud to partner with Veteran Recruiting, the recognized leader of virtual career fairs for the military community, to help veterans find meaningful employment. The virtual career fair will be held on Tuesday, January 21.
Convergys is hiring for a variety of roles, including customer service, technical support, and sales. For more information, or if you are interested in applying for a job please visit the Convergys Careers website and submit an application at http://www.careers.convergys.com/.
The virtual career fair is open to active duty service members, guard/reservists, veterans, and military spouses, and can be accessed by visiting http://www.veteranrecruiting.com. The VR virtual career fair is accessible anytime, and the employer booths are always accessible. There are nine virtual career fairs already planned for 2014, and more are being added each month.
The virtual career fairs have helped more than 41,000 veterans and military spouses secure employment since September 2011. Unlike a traditional career fair that requires job seekers to travel to a physical location, the virtual career fair allows them to participate from anywhere with a computer and internet connection.
Convergys Corporation recognizes the value military veterans and their family bring to our business, and is committed to hiring veterans and military spouses in the communities in which we live and work. Convergys:
- Hired more than 5,400 veterans and military spouses in the last two years, with nearly half of these hires being military spouses.
- Was awarded CivilianJobs.com's 2013 Most Valuable Employers for Military®.
- Recognized by Victory Media as a “Military Friendly Employer” and “Top 50 Military Spouse Friendly Employer” in 2014.
- Provides a portable and flexible employment opportunity that especially appeals to disabled veterans and military spouses through our work at home program.
About Veteran Recruiting
Veteran Recruiting (VR), a division of Astound Virtual, is the leading provider of virtual career fairs for the military community. VR delivers fully interactive, virtual career fairs that connect employers, active duty, guard/reservists, veterans, and military spouses in real time. Through the virtual career fairs, more than 41,000 veterans and military spouses have been hired since September 2011.
As a leader in customer management for over 30 years, Convergys is uniquely focused on helping companies find new ways to enhance the value of their customer relationships and deliver consistent customer experiences across all channels and geographies. Every day, our over 82,000 employees help our clients balance the demands of increasing revenue, improving customer satisfaction, and reducing overall cost using an optimal mix of agent, technology, and analytics solutions. Our actionable insight stems from handling billions of customer interactions annually for our clients. Visit www.convergys.com to learn more.
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Brooke Beiting, Media Relations, 513-784-4951