Seeking a job

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.

Prepare your job application and the job interview

CV

Cover letter

Job interview

A page for templates: buzzcv  

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 in our .