A bridge between the world and the German labour market

International Placement Services (ZAV) is a division of the German Federal Employment Agency and one of the two partners that make up CIM. ZAV has over 35 years’ experience in the field of international recruitment.

International Placement Services (ZAV)

  • Offices in Bonn, Eschborn and other cities
  • Around 500 employees
  • Part of the German Federal Employment Agency

International Placement Services (ZAV) advises employees and employers in many different sectors of the economy. Its services are targeted at specific groups and cover the recruitment of international personnel, managers and artists. ZAV helps employers all over Germany to find the right people for their vacancies and helps employees integrate into the German labour market.

Recruiting skilled personnel for CIM

Within CIM, the role of International Placement Services (ZAV) is to find skilled personell with a high degree of specialization from the German and EU labour market who are interested in working abroad. As well as advertising vacancies and marketing CIM’s placement service, ZAV is responsible for shortlisting appropriate candidates. It also provides advice and support on migration issues. The ZAV team organises presentations, trade fair appearances and seminars aimed at specific diaspora groups in Germany and those interested in migrating.