What we're about

This meetup is for international professionals and students seeking an English speaking job in Sweden.
We come together each month for networking with fellow expats, professionals at global companies and innovative startups in Sweden.

Contrary to popular belief, there are plenty of international oriented jobs in Sweden.
Sweden is an export economy, most Swedes speak English and most companies look towards international markets for their customers. Finding a job in Sweden is all about where you look, who you know and how you apply.

In addition to our networking events, we will be holding regular seminars and workshops in partnership with Intermind Consulting. Make sure you check the calendar regularly.

From time to time we will also notify you of jobs in Sweden that are in English or require other languages such as Spanish, German, Italian, Greek, Arabic etc.

Join this group for:
- help with customising your CV, Coverletter for the Swedish job market
- help and advice with your job search
- help with networking and meeting employers

For international students:
Join the group and meet people working at international companies.
Network and discover thesis, internships or work placement opportunities.

For international professionals or if you have just moved to Sweden:
Join the group and network at our monthly events. Often the best way to get a job in Sweden is via networking and referrals. Find jobs at fit your cultural background, market experience and language skills.

For entrepreneurs
Join the group and discover jobs at Startups. In partnership with StartupJobs.se (http://www.startupjobs.se) and Sthlm startups we host monthly networking events for you to meet with some of sthlms fastest growing startups and discover jobs in Tech, marketing, finance.

Useful links & partners:
http://www.startupjobs.se - Discover jobs at Swedish startups
http://www.intermindconsulting.com - Consultants in international market operations and recruitment

Join our groups
https://www.facebook.com/groups/sthlmstartups/ - Stockholm Startups
https://www.facebook.com/groups/international.club.stockholm.expat.meetup/ - International club

Other links
www.business-sweden.se (http://www.business-sweden.se/) - Swedish trade & invest council

Upcoming events (4+)

Part 1: Your CV for Swedish employers. Get help from a recruiter. - STHLM

Join this workshop to get expert help from a recruiter in creating your CV customized for Swedish employers.

Register for the workshop and book a meeting time at:
https://www.eventbrite.com/o/english-jobs-sweden-33097853453

View the latest jobs are a recruiting for at:
https://www.englishjobs.se

WORKSHOP 1: Get help from a recruiter - Your Swedish CV

Does your CV pass the 30 second test? The average time reading a CV is just 6.25 seconds

Your CV is your most important tool and first impressions matter to Swedish employers. Get past the screening stage with the perfect CV and get more responses.

What you will learn:
What do Swedish employers look for in your CV and Cover Letter?
Have you included the right information?
Get an insight into the hiring process
How to present your professional experience?
How to profile yourself for different types of jobs.
Learn about the Do’s and Dont’s of job application writing
How to write a well structured and professional CV presentation

Get help from a recruiter to:

  1. Plan and customise your CV and format it for Swedish employers and customise it for industries and job titles
  2. Present your experience, demonstrate your credibility, quantify your performance and experince, quantify your market experience, use client references and brands
  3. Profile your skills, highlight transferable skills, strengthen areas of weakness, highlight qualifications, demonstrate soft skills
  4. Structure your CV structure information correctly draw attention to key areas, optimise it for keyword, databases and webforms, use LinkedIn to support your CV, create a supporting online portfolio, tune up your social media profile and how to use tags
  5. Style your CV reduce clutter and make it user friendly make it aesthetically appealing and maximise readability

Our workshop is specially designed to give international job seekers in Sweden an insight into what is required by employers and how to improve their chances of success.

This is your chance to work directly with a recruiter, get real feedback on your CV and job search from an employers perspective and ask questions such as: How does an employer view my CV? What impression does my CV give?

How to attend
Book your meeting time with a recruiter on Eventbrite here: https://www.eventbrite.com/o/english-jobs-sweden-33097853453
All meetings are held as 1 on 1 sessions over Skype or Zoom or in person. Typical duration is 45 mins.
Welcome
Alina,
Assistant recruiter,
EnglishJobs.se

Work in Europe - New 9 month Talent Visa, Work Permits, Employer Contacts - NYC

Announcing the New talent visa for Sweden from June 1st, 2022.
As part of the new work permit law, the government has also brought in a new nine-month talent visa for for highly educated people who want to “spend time in the country to look for work or to look into the possibility of starting a business”.

Get help with applying for your Swedish talent visa, meeting employers and applying for jobs.

## About this event

ABOUT THIS WORKSHOP:
Our workshop is specially designed to give international job seekers in Sweden an insight into what is required by Swedish employers and how to improve their chances of success.

All workshops are held as 1 on 1 sessions via online web meetings over Skype. Typical duration is 45 mins.

View all available jobs at https://www.englishjobs.se

WORKSHOP CONTENTS:
This is your chance to work directly with a recruiter and get help with moving to Sweden, finding a job and settling down.

You will learn how to apply for jobs in Sweden and getting your work permit / visa.

Learn about applying for the new Talent Visa Scheme and Jobs:
1. How to match your skills and experience with Swedish companies hiring
2. Which industries you should focus on and how to find out about jobs available ?
How to find opportunities at companies such as Spotify, Truecaller, Tictail that are rapidly expanding into international markets.
3. How to connect with employers hiring international talent and who to contact
4. How to present your skills and competencies.
5. How to apply at the right time depending on the industry and company.
6. How to send your CV and follow up
7. How to get decisions and interview requests.
8. Your expected salary and salary negotiations

Learn about getting your work permit:
1. How the work permit application process works
2. How to meet employer and migration board requirements.
3. How to qualify for fast track work permit application
4. How to secure your work permit, tax id number (personal number)
5. What you need to know before you arrive in Sweden - housing, food, expense budgets, bank account, settling in
6. Your rights as an international job seeker, insurance, trade union rules
7. How to secure a permanent work residence permit
8. Common mistakes international job seekers make and how to to avoid application errors

How to attend
Book your meeting time with a recruiter on Eventbrite here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/work-in-sweden-visa-work-permits-employer-contacts-and-job-applications-tickets-300450364127

All meetings are held as 1 on 1 sessions over Skype or Zoom or in person. Typical duration is 45 mins.

Welcome
Alina,
Assistant recruiter,
EnglishJobs.se

Work in Sweden - Visa, Jobs, Employer Contacts, Interviews, Relocation - MON

Get help with applying for your Swedish work visa, meeting employers and applying for jobs.

## About this event

ABOUT THIS WORKSHOP:
Our workshop is specially designed to give international job seekers in Sweden an insight into what is required by Swedish employers and how to improve their chances of success.
All workshops are held as 1 on 1 sessions via online web meetings over Skype. Typical duration is 45 mins.

View all available jobs at https://www.englishjobs.se

WORKSHOP CONTENTS:
This is your chance to work directly with a recruiter and get help with moving to Sweden, finding a job and settling down.

You will learn how to apply for jobs in Sweden and getting your work permit / visa.

Learn about applying for jobs:
1. How to match your skills and experience with Swedish companies hiring
2. Which industries you should focus on and how to find out about jobs available ?
How to find opportunities at companies such as Spotify, Truecaller, Tictail that are rapidly expanding into international markets.
3. How to connect with employers hiring international talent and who to contact
4. How to present your skills and competencies.
5. How to apply at the right time depending on the industry and company.
6. How to send your CV and follow up
7. How to get decisions and interview requests.
8. Your expected salary and salary negotiations

Learn about getting your work permit:
1. How the work permit application process works
2. How to meet employer and migration board requirements.
3. How to qualify for fast track work permit application
4. How to secure your work permit, tax id number (personal number)
5. What you need to know before you arrive in Sweden - housing, food, expense budgets, bank account, settling in
6. Your rights as an international job seeker, insurance, trade union rules
7. How to secure a permanent work residence permit
8. Common mistakes international job seekers make and how to to avoid application errors

How to attend
Book your meeting time with a recruiter on Eventbrite here: https://www.eventbrite.com/o/english-jobs-sweden-33097853453

All meetings are held as 1 on 1 sessions over Skype or Zoom or in person. Typical duration is 45 mins.
Welcome
Alina,
Assistant recruiter,
EnglishJobs.se

Work in Sweden - Visa, Jobs, Employer Contacts, Interviews, Relocation - SIN

Announcing the New talent visa for Sweden from June 1st, 2022.
As part of the new work permit law, the government has also brought in a new nine-month talent visa for for highly educated people who want to “spend time in the country to look for work or to look into the possibility of starting a business”.

Get help with applying for your Swedish talent visa, meeting employers and applying for jobs.

ABOUT THIS WORKSHOP:
Our workshop is specially designed to give international job seekers in Sweden an insight into what is required by Swedish employers and how to improve their chances of success.

All meetings are held as 1 on 1 sessions via online web meetings over Skype or Zoom or in person. Typical duration is 45 mins.

View all available jobs at https://www.englishjobs.se

WORKSHOP CONTENTS:
This is your chance to work directly with a recruiter and get help with moving to Sweden, finding a job and settling down.

You will learn how to apply for jobs in Sweden and getting your work permit / visa.

Learn about applying for the new Talent Visa Scheme and Jobs:
1. How to match your skills and experience with Swedish companies hiring
2. Which industries you should focus on and how to find out about jobs available ?
How to find opportunities at companies such as Spotify, Truecaller, Tictail that are rapidly expanding into international markets.
3. How to connect with employers hiring international talent and who to contact
4. How to present your skills and competencies.
5. How to apply at the right time depending on the industry and company.
6. How to send your CV and follow up
7. How to get decisions and interview requests.
8. Your expected salary and salary negotiations

Learn about getting your work permit:
1. How the work permit application process works
2. How to meet employer and migration board requirements.
3. How to qualify for fast track work permit application
4. How to secure your work permit, tax id number (personal number)
5. What you need to know before you arrive in Sweden - housing, food, expense budgets, bank account, settling in
6. Your rights as an international job seeker, insurance, trade union rules
7. How to secure a permanent work residence permit
8. Common mistakes international job seekers make and how to to avoid application errors

How to attend
Book your meeting time with a recruiter on Eventbrite here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/work-in-sweden-visa-work-permits-employer-contacts-and-job-applications-tickets-300450364127

All meetings are held as 1 on 1 sessions over Skype or Zoom or in person. Typical duration is 45 mins.

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Welcome
Alina,
Assistant recruiter,
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www.englishJobs.se

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