Job Search and Job Portals
Whether you are interested to work in a big corporate, medium sized or startup company, or you are searching for a job in a special field, these job portals will help you to find the right offers by providing thousands of job announcements. Please always double-check if the announced jobs are still available and carefully read the expected qualifications. For more information about the respected company, it is recommended to also study their websites. The official GJU industry partners may also offer jobs, you find a list here.
LinkedIn and Xing
Many recruiters are using these social media platforms to hunt for professionals and a hundred of jobs are posted there. Make sure that your profile is up-to-date and provides all necessary information about your professional and educational experience and that your privacy settings allow others to see your profile.
Check out this video to learn how to enhance your LinkedIn profile.
Xing vs. LinkedIn profile video: Which one is better for finding a job in Germany?
Job application and job interview
Always make sure that you prepare your perfect application for each offer you are interested in. The employer will not give you a second chance! Take your time to invest in convincing application documents which are adapted to the specific offer.
You will find many online tools and information on the internet on how write your application documents in German and you should have already some good experiences in this based on your German Year internship application. Here are some videos that will help you to send successful applications, prepare for the interview and secure a job provided by “Hallo Germany”:
How to write a cover letter in German
How to write your CV in German:
How to prepare for a job interview: