What makes it special?
The Leipzig Glocal listened to your feedback, and for our second job fair, we are doing our best to match job-seekers with potential employers and set one-on-one chats. What’s more: You get the chance to participate in Startup Safari Leipzig, our exciting partner event that gives you unique access to the entrepreneur ecosystem across town.
How do I sign up as job-seeker?
1. Fill out this form to be potentially matched with employers and get a 10-minute appointment (https://forms.gle/fA3uipfctubFkHZ29).
2. Entry will be FREE for job-seekers, but you will need to register through Startup SAFARI, which also gives you the opportunity to attend the other events under that umbrella (https://bit.ly/2WrUbgg).
For companies, what kind of job-seekers can we expect?
Almost 100 job-seekers have filled out the candidate survey above and here are the highlights:
Candidates are looking for positions in:
Administration or management (40% of candidates)
IT or software development (21% of candidates)
Engineering (16% of candidates)
Technical or academic research (33% of candidates)
Healthcare (8% of candidates)
Communications or languages (24% of candidates)
Sales (17% of candidates)
Candidates have skills in:
Coding (18% of candidates)
Management and customer service (50% of candidates)
Digital natives (35% of candidates)
Knowledge of design programs like InDesign or Photoshop (25% of candidates)
Intercultural communications (51% of candidates)
Sales (25% of candidates)
Teaching experience (35% of candidates)
Marketing (31% of candidates)
Other important highlights from candidates are:
87% of candidates have at least three years of relevant work experience
92% of them possess a university degree
43% of them are fluent in German and all of them are fluent in English. Many of the candidates are also fluent in Spanish, Russian, Arabic and French
Most candidates are young professionals in their 20s and 30s
How do I sign up as an employer?
1. Fill out this form to be potentially matched with job-seekers (https://forms.gle/Njhrm9vn7hTaUZ747).
2. Once we receive your form, we will email you with the detailed rates and more info for your company to have a stand at the fair. First come, first-served. Prices range from 250-550 EUR (to exhibit 2-6 hours). PLUS: You can get a 100 EUR discount to participate in Startup Safari Leipzig 2019 if you sign up with us.
A big thanks for the support of Basislager Coworking Leipzig, organizers of Startup SAFARI Leipzig; and to LVZ Leipziger Volkszeitung for hosting us in their beautiful dome by the city center.