About the Switzerland
‘’Switzerland, Swiss Confederation, is a federal republic consisting out of 26 cantons. Every canton has its own constitution, parliament, government and courts. Officially is Bern not the capital of Switzerland, as they don’t have a capital city. However, Bern fulfills the role as capital and is officially the seat of the federal authorities.’’
Swiss Franc (CHF)
Why should you live and work in Switzerland?
Switzerland has a stable economy and enjoys great wealth, being ranked as the wealthiest country in the world per capita in several rankings. Switzerland’s most important economic sector is manufacturing. Manufacturing consists mostly out of the production of specialist specialistic chemicals, health and pharmaceutical goods, scientific and precision measuring instruments and musical instruments.
Switzerland is home to several large multinational corporations. The largest Swiss companies by revenue are Glencore, Gunvor, Nestlé, Novartis, Hoffmann-La Roche, ABB, Mercuria Energy and Adecco. Furthermore, notable are UBS AG, Zurich Financial Services, Credit Suisse, The Swatch Group and Swiss International Air Lines. Switzerland is ranked as having one of the most powerful economies in the world.
Quality of life
Compared to the rest of Europe, the income in Switzerland is highly above average.
Switzerland has an international environment. Hearing English on the street is common and expats can quickly find communities from their home country. But German is the most common language spoken in the hospitals we work with. If you would like to work in a hospital or other healthcare institutes in Switzerland you should at least have level B2 in German, but they prefer level C1.
Vacancies in Switzerland
For any questions about Switzerland our recruiter is happy to help you.