employment

Whether you want to know where to search for work, find out how to format a Dutch CV, know where to find ads for your line of work or learn more about Dutch employment law, employee’s rights, benefits or taxes: the following pages offer information about the (international) job market in Amsterdam.

Working in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is an old European capital city with a modern outlook. As such, it offers plenty of unique employment opportunities across many different se...

FAQ startup permit

As of 2015, a new regulation makes it possible for ambitious entrepreneurs to apply for a temporary residence permit for the Netherlands. Below is an ...

Salaries in Amsterdam

When moving to a new country, it can be hard to figure out the local market standards for salaries. But of course, it’s necessary to know what to expe...

Model agreements

As of 1 May 2016, regulations pertaining to freelance status will change. Freelancers are no longer asked to apply for a VAR statement to declare thei...

Severance pay

In the case where the court has been asked to terminate a contract, they will also decide whether a severance payment should be given and if so, for w...

IT job search

Browse thousands of non-Dutch speaking positions in the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area via the Job Search and take the next step in your career!

Internship Office Amsterdam

Have you ever considered doing an internship with the City of Amsterdam (Gemeente Amsterdam)? If you'd enjoy contributing to the improvement of Amster...

Salaries, facts & figures

One of the best things about studying in Amsterdam is that it’s the perfect place to get your career off the ground. With hundreds of international co...