The European Centre of Business and Innovation of Albacete (ECBI Albacete) is a Europeanlevel foundation, whose objectives are to promote the creation of new innovative companies as well as to foster new lines of business activity in existing companies.
It is an organisation which specialises in attracting and managing European funds intended for the economic and social improvement of Albacete. To that end it has multilingual staff and a business centre to co-opt newly set up companies.
Albacete has an investor service committee, dedicated to channelling for the investor the entire process of setting up investor's company as smoothly as possible.
Albacete is a prime location for business investment having a climate of social peace based on smooth relations between unions, provincial employers and corporate associations.
DEPARTMENT FOR EMPLOYMENT, COMMERCE, INDUSTRY AND TECHNOLOGY
It offers, among others, the following services and assistance to businesses and entrepreneurs:
Municipal grants and subsidies for hiring of employees from certain groups.
Labour market intermediation for the recruitment of personnel, through the Municipal Job Placement Agency, comprising of:
Advice on recruitment and staffing and possible subsidies.
Advice so as to determine the professional profiles suitable for the companies' needs.
Technical support regarding the most appropriate selection process to be used in each case.
Undertaking of the pre-selection and/or the final selection phases, depending on the demand of each company.
Option of carrying out the procedures via the Internet or telephone thus saving time for the company.
Assignment of premises so as to carry out the selection tests and/or training.
Option of signing specific collaboration agreements so as to undertake joint training and/or work experience in the company.
In the event that the process finally culminates in hiring, it offers the option of advertising the company on the website of the City Council of Albacete as a "collaborating company".
Advice to businesses and entrepreneurs through Self-Employment Centre, whose services include:
Location and contact details:
City Council of Albacete
Department for Employment, Industry, Commerce and Technology
Calle Carmen, 4, bajo. 02005. Albacete
European Centre for Business and Innovation of Albacete
Phone 967 616 000
Municipal Job Placement Agency