Finding work and job searching
Get started with your job search by exploring the various job search databases listed below.
International Community Odense is in the process of developing a Job Search Guide for internationals, where you will find information about the Danish labour market, tips on how to write a good CV or cover letter, and much more.
You will be able to find the guide here, as soon as it's published, so make sure to visit this page again soon!
Webinar: How to use LinkedIn and networking in your job search
In Maj 2020, International Community Odense hosted the webinar "How to use LinkedIn and networking in your job search", with job search expert Ricki Nielsen.In the video recorded from the webinar, you will find advice and examples about job search and creating a network in Denmark, as well as interesting anecdotes from real life experience.
The official website in Denmark for international recruitment and jobseekers is workindenmark.dk. Work in Denmark also has three manned job centres where you can receive help when applying for jobs. Work in Denmark organises job search seminars, as well as has an e-learning course for jobseekers in Denmark.
There are several other Danish and international job portals with jobs in Denmark. Below is a selection of alternative private/public job databases in Danish (DA) and/or English (EN).
- Job Index (DA)
- Jobs in the Export Sector (DA/EN)
- Ofir.dk - jobs in the public sector (DA)
- IT Jobbank (DA/EN)
- Jobnet.dk (DA/EN)
- Careerjet.dk (DA)
- Thelocal.dk/jobs (EN)
- Odense Robotics Job Bank (EN)
- Work-live-stay Career Portal (EN)
- Dansk Mode & Tekstil – jobs in the fashion & textile industry (DK)
Fashion Forum – jobs in the fashion industry (DK)
Technology Denmark Jobbank (DA/EN)
Temporary employment agencies provide recruitment services throughout Denmark. As a temp you can get long-term or short-term placements in a private or public company.
On www.jobfisk.dk (in Danish) you can find a list of upcoming job fairs, job portals, etc. and a lot of tips and literature about job search.