Baku, Azerbaijan, July 30
Bakcell - the first mobile operator and the leading mobile internet provider in Azerbaijan has selected 22 young persons to participate in its "Smart Start" internship program.
Within 10 days after the announcement of the program, more than 1,500 students and graduates have applied for the internship in Bakcell.
Some 450 out of 920 applicants invited for the initial interview have demonstrated their knowledge during the testing phase. Around 55 candidates who managed to demonstrate good results were invited to participate in the final selection round.
About 22 students who demonstrated exceptional results have started their internship in Bakcell.
After participating in the training sessions on various topics, the participants will get acquainted with the work environment in the relevant departments, gain practical experience, as well as develop work-readiness skills.
The selected interns will undertake an internship in HR, Marketing, Business Technologies, Accounting, Service and Product Development, Enterprise Resource Planning, Retail Sales and Distribution and Customer Service departments.
The duration of the internship is two months, with five complete business days a week. Bakcell will provide the program participants with a stipend during these two months.
Bakcell - the first mobile operator and the leading mobile internet provider in Azerbaijan offers a variety of products for modern mobile communications customers. Bakcell provides class leading 3G mobile internet experience in the country under the Sür@ brand name.
As one of the largest national non-oil investors, Bakcell today continues making large investments in the economy of Azerbaijan through its investments in state-of-the-art telecommunication technology and its people who service our customers.
Bakcell's network covers more than 99 percent of the population and 93 percent of the land area of the country (excluding occupied territories). Bakcell is a leader in innovation and it focuses on bringing the best of the mobile internet to Azerbaijanis through new partnerships and its Sür@ services. Bakcell was announced The Mobile Internet Provider of the Year by the famous international The Business Year publication.
With more than 1000 3G base stations Bakcell 3G service is available in all regions and covers 80 percent of population and 55 percent of the territory of the country (excluding occupied territories). For more information about Bakcell products and services, please visit www.bakcell.com or call 555.For press releases please see www.bakcell.com/az/news (or www.bakcell.com/en/news for press releases in English).