GlobalSportsJobs partner the Spanish Sport Industry Association (AFYDAD)
Published: 02 Mar 2016
We are delighted to announce a new partnership with the Federation of the Spanish Sport Industry Association to support its rapid growth in the buoyant sporting goods sector.
During the course of the last 12 months, iconic sporting goods brands, including adidas Group, Brooks, Oberalp, HEAD & Asics have taken advantage of global and local solutions offered by GlobalSportsJobs to help them attract and retain the very best talent.
AFYDAD, Spanish Sport Industry Association, is the national trade association representing all the sports sub-sectors, within the Spanish Sport Industry. The association is a professional non-profit making organisation, focused to manufacturers, distributors and wholesalers which dedicate its core business to the sport industry, equipment and fitness. AFYDAD is composed of 100 companies which represent around 350 brands.
AFYDAD’s mission is to boost competitiveness amongst the sport companies through an offer of specialized services. It represents the common interests of the sector at the national level as well as at the international level. AFYDAD together with ICEX, Spain Export and Invest, develops the Sporting Goods Sector Plan, which includes the participation at the main international trade fairs (ISPO, FIBO, OutDoor, FSB.) and the organization of Trade missions to targeted countries.
AFYDAD provides its members with international marketing, national fairs, education, market studies and consultancy.
The new relationship will see AFYDAD host a GlobalSportsJobs job board, showcasing the latest vacancies being advertised within the Sporting Goods sector on GlobalSportsJobs, and AFYDAD members will enjoy access to exclusive insight on the jobs market within the sector and the chance to promote their vacancies to GlobalSportsJobs’ unrivalled international network. The partnership is a great opportunity to demonstrate that our industry can drive positive change during the current European Employment crunch. Moreover the agreement will improve AFYDADs visibility and the service they can provide to their members.
GlobalSportsJobs is the leading specialist digital talent platform for the Sporting Goods sector. It provides an innovative, technology-driven solution to help organisations within sporting goods source a greater quality and diversity of talent, and is helping further professionalise and educate the sector by publishing original and engaging market insights.
AFYDAD joins the growing GlobalSportsJobs affiliate partner network which includes the World Federation of the Sporting Goods Industry (WFSGI), SportBusiness Group & Sportcal. These partnerships support the development of transparency and reach of industry opportunities by connecting industry organisations with the very best talent in the international sports industry.
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