Recruiting and networking events are a chance for you to learn more about companies that are recruiting and the positions they offer. They are also a chance to connect with professionals who are likely to share information with you to facilitate your entry to the job market.
Stay informed by regularly checking:
Several times a year, employers visit HEC Montréal to recruit students in their final year of study. Some also offer summer jobs, internships or supervised projects.
Participating businesses: consulting firms, large companies, financial institutions, certified accounting firms, Quebec and Canadian civil service, businesses in emerging fields, etc.
See the events calendar on the My Career portal.
Every fall, a number of accounting firms in the Montreal area recruit interns from HEC Montreal. For more information, consult the CPA Student Committee’s Facebook page.
Organized every year by the Association internationale des étudiants en sciences économiques et commerciales (AIESEC), in co-operation with Career Management Services.
Next Career Day: September 19, 2018
For more information, visit the event website.
Organized by student members of the School’s Société de relations d’affaires (SRA), in co-operation with Career Management Services.
Next edition: Winter 2019
For more information
Each year, HEConnect organizes a networking event for employers and HEC Montréal graduate students.
More information on the HEC Connect Facebook page.
Offer your business card to the other person if you would like to keep in contact with them (e.g. for an informational meeting). They will probably also give you their contact information. If not, write down their name. You can try to find them later on LinkedIn or their company’s website.
End the conversation properly. Example: “It was so nice to meet you. I’ll let you speak with the other candidates. I truly hope we will have another chance to speak.”
Career Management Services offers two workshops that will help you be more confident at recruiting events.
Preparing for on-campus recruitment
Preparing for CPA recruitment and the CACEE form