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Seeking a job-guide

These following pages will help you write your CV, cover letter and prepare yourself before a job interview. There are also several pages with seeking-job-tips, a list with searching for job links and ads directed to KTH Students.

How do I find a job?

The confederation of Swedish Enterprise has done a survey (2018) among its members that shows that the companies in Sweden are using informal contacts when they are recruiting (66 %). Big companies are using social media to a greater extent than smaller companies. Social media includes digital platforms like LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. 31 % of the companies has tried to recruit threw recruitment and staffing agencies.

Something that is new for this year’s survey is the question: How are you planning on recruiting the coming three year´s? 63 % of the companies answered that they plan to recruit threw their own network or other channels. So, it is a very good idea to be good to the contacts you make during Career fairs and in other situations. ​ One advice is to join the KTH Alumni network  at LinkedIn. ​  . Other good websites to use when searching for a job do you find on our website with the title: Find jobs . KTH also have a platform for advertisement for different job positions; KTH Degree Project Portal.