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How to look for work in Munich


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Below are some resources that will help you in your job hunt in Munich.

CV, cover letter and interview

The first step to your job hunt is to have a professional looking, error-free Curriculum Vitae (lebenslauf) and a cover letter. Make sure that you adapt your letter to highlight how you can match what the employer is looking for. A one-size-fits-all approach is almost guaranteed not to work.

To make your application even more accurate, below are some tips on how to write a German CV. In Germany, applying for a job requires a bit more documentation than in other countries. German employers want a lot of information about a candidate even before they make their first decisions on whom to accept for an interview, so all applications need to include:

  • a cover letter
  • a "Lebenslauf" (CV)
  • a passport photograph
  • school certificates
  • testimonials of previous employment.

The German CV is a short, factual document of your key experiences and achievements and shouldn’t be more than a page long. It should include key details like personal information, professional experience, studies up to secondary school, studies after secondary school, other education and miscellaneous experiences. For more information on how to write a German CV, log onto
http://www.iagora.com/iwork/resumes/cv_germany.html


Update 2/04/2008

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 Comments

 getdoido

03/02/2015

55+ Places to find a work in Munich
Guys if somebody of you are looking for jobs here in Munich or Germany, have a look at this guide. I’ve listed all the places which can help you to find a job - more than 55 of them.

Would you add something more to it?

55+ places to find a job in Munich
http://blog.getdoido.com/2015/02/55-places-find-job-munich/

 Melissa.JobiJoba

30/03/2011

Jobs in Munich
You can find an aggregation of all jobs in Munich on: http://www.jobijoba.de/Stellenangebote/Jobs-in-M%C3%BCnchen

Good luck :-)

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08/11/2009

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