Your tasks: Finding a flat, meeting friends, registering in Germany, buying your furniture and finding a job. Ahhh, let’s get started. Here’s our list of the top 20 companies that offer English speaking jobs in NRW. If you’ve read Tali Lichtenfeld‘s last post about “5 Tips to Creating a German Style Resume“, you’ll already be well aware of this tip from her:
Many try to impress the potential employer by having a local friend translate their resume. DON’T do that!
So what do you do?
There are plenty of international businesses in Düsseldorf and it’s only going to continue to grow! Tali Lichtenfeld, experienced recruiter and career coach in Germany, is back again to give us a list of 20 companies that hire English Speakers in NRW.
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If you’re looking for a list of websites where you can find English language opportunities, be sure to check out our post: The Best Online Platforms to Find Jobs in Düsseldorf.
Our biggest tip would be to search “Düsseldorf” as the location and type in “English” in the job search. This will give you multiple options for English language jobs in the city. We find most of our job opportunities that we share with you on Joblift.de and JobScout24!
As I advise my clients: If your German is not yet good enough or you would just rather work in an international, open and tolerant environment – simply focus on the English speaking jobs in NRW, there are plenty! Here’s just a partial list of companies who hire English speakers, to give you a starting point:
Based in Neuss, 3M distributes and sells industrial, electronic, medical and communication technology products
Based in Neuss, manufactures power semiconductor solutions in the electronic industry
Based in Dusseldorf, Sony is a producer, distributer and service provider of electronic products
Based in Dusseldorf, Blue Byte is a video game developer and publisher
With various locations in NRW, RWE is in the energy business
With various locations in NRW, EON is also in the energy business
With various locations in NRW, Uniper is an energy company
Based in Dusseldorf, it’s a retail and wholesale company
Located in Rheinberg, I don’t need to tell you what amazon is doing right? ☺
With locations in Dusseldorf and in Viersen, Henkel is in the beauty business
With the German headquarters in Dusseldorf and another branch in Krefeld, Sitel deals with Business outsourcing solutions (BPO, CRM) for their customers
Based in Dusseldorf, Ericsson is an electronics and communication business
Based in Dusseldorf, Trivago is one of the largest online hotel search engine
With various locations in NRW, Schenker is a global transport and logistics provider
With various locations in NRW, Bayer is a pharmaceutical company
Located in Ratingen, in the fashion business
Located in Dusseldorf, also in the fashion business
18. Johnson controls
Located in Neuss, it is an Automotive company
19. Consulting firms
20. International kindergartens and schools
Do you know more companies that offer English speaking jobs in NRW? Please share with us!
Struggling with integrating into the German job market? Contact Tali to set your free introduction meeting and find out how coaching can support you!
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