A job is crucial for a successful move and Denmark is known for its high salaries, advancement opportunities, flexibility, 37-hours workweek and equality.
In Sonderborg, the opportunities for employment are good, whether you are highly educated or a skilled laborer. We employ everything from skilled workers, teachers and waiters to engineers, doctors and academics. The chances of making a successful career in the Sonderborg area are boundless with more than 4000 businesses – both small and large ones – in our municipality.
Acmatch.dk ACmatch is an online database with unemployed academics, where the businesses can look through the various candidates. You need to be connected to your local job center to be listed on the database.
Job banks and social media There are many different job banks, where you can locate your next job. We can mention Jobnet, the IT-job bank, Jobindex, or Ofir. Many of the universities and the unions have their own job banks. You can also use LinkedIn, which is a professional social network.
Job fairs and networks Participating in job fairs might be a good idea, since you get to meet different companies and have the possibility to create a network. View a list of job fairs here. You should also use your social network to establish contact. Mention that you are looking for employment at your local sports club or to your friends. Volunteer work, an internship, or temporary employment might also be a way to get a foot in the door.
We always encourage you to learn a minimum of Danish to improve your employment opportunities. Read more here.