Several relocation and human resource bodies (such as ERC, SHRM & IHRIM) have been established over the years to assist management of the expatriate workforce. We have provided you with their details here to assist you in your employee relocations management.
The following sites offer a great deal of information to human resource management about the global relocation industry.
ERC- Employee Relocation Council
(Source - ERC website): Formed in 1964, the Employee Relocation Council (ERC) is a professional membership association concerned with workforce mobility around the globe. Our current membership includes more than 1,250 representatives from corporations and government and military agencies as well as nearly 10,000 individuals and companies that provide relocation services targeted at both U.S. domestic moves and international moves.
SHRM - Society for Human Resource Management
(Source - SHRM website) The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) is the world's largest association devoted to human resource management. Representing more than 175,000 individual members, the Society's mission is to serve the needs of HR professionals by providing the most essential and comprehensive resources available. As an influential voice, the Society's mission is also to advance the human resource profession to ensure that HR is recognized as an essential partner in developing and executing organizational strategy. Founded in 1948, SHRM currently has more than 500 affiliated chapters within the United States and members in more than 100 countries.
IHRIM - The International Association for Human Resource Info Mgmt
(Source- IHRIM website)...The International Association for Human Resource Information Management (IHRIM) '...' provides the knowledge and solutions to help you manage information and technology to accomplish the strategic goals of your company. IHRIM is a central network for its members to gain access and in-depth knowledge about HR information management and systems issues, trends, and technology. As an IHRIM member, your networking opportunities are global -- personal and professional networking is accomplished through the conferences, forums, chapter programs and vendor fairs.
Founded in 1980, IHRIM comprises over 4,000 members from around the globe. In addition to products and services available at the association level, a myriad of benefits are available through membership in our North American chapters and international affiliates.
FRENCH & EUROPEAN BODIES
SNPRM -Syndicat National des Professionnels de la Relocation et de la Mobilité
EURA - European Relocation Association
Founded in February 1995 by the most prominent French Relocation companies, SNPRM is an association (law of 1901) which today is composed of 25 members throughout France. The board is elected yearly. Its origins branched from EURA (European Relocation Association) whose 110 members to date work throughout Europe. The SNPRM have actively supported the creation of EURA ( European Relocation Association ) which today counts 110 members from countries .
(Source - Expatica HR website) Expatica HR is a critical tool for European human resources managers with expatriate employees. We help our professional readership manage their expatriates better, through feature articles on expatriate cost management; family and spouse support; housing; residency and work permits; cross-cultural training, social security; career management and financial benefits. We also publish the latest international and local HR news, reviews of HR books, surveys and software, and invaluable cost-of-living indices.
It is essential that companies and human resource choose a relocation partner that fits their own corporate culture, provides relocation services to the highest standard, while maintaining a strong ongoing relationship that benefits company and employee alike.
We invite you to visit our colleagues in Paris’ relocation service industry in order to make an informed choice of partner and remain at your disposal for further information.
Relocation Companies Operating in Paris include:
Intransit International- (That's us)