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Amsterdam is an old European capital city with a modern outlook. As such, it offers plenty of unique opportunities for internationals looking to develop their career. There is a wide variety of job options and Dutch as well as international businesses established here. Newcomers to the Netherlands are often keen to comment on the informal atmosphere and flexibility of the Dutch work environment.

My Amsterdam: Nicolas

20 Nov 2015
Meet Nicolas, a Recruiting Manager from Paris who moved to Amsterdam six months ago. As part of the Amsterdam international profiles, you can learn mo...

My Amsterdam: Denise

20 Nov 2015
Meet Denise, a systems engineer from Germany who moved to Amsterdam eight years ago. As part of the Amsterdam international profiles, you can learn mo...

My Amsterdam: Daniel

26 Nov 2018
Daniel and his family relocated to the beautiful city of Alkmaar in 2015. Find out how he and his family spend their spare time and what prompted thei...

My Amsterdam: Tracy

20 Aug 2018
Meet Tracy, a human resources specialist from the United States who moved to Haarlem in late 2016. She loves living in the Amsterdam Area for its dive...

My Amsterdam: Tessa

26 Nov 2018
Meet Tessa, an editor and translator from Dutch to English who found her family-friendly haven in Hilversum. With its stunning nature, striking archit...

My Amsterdam: Helena & Pedro

05 Dec 2018
Meet Helena and Pedro: a biologist and programmer who moved from Portugal to Amstelveen with their young family. Find out about their new life in the ...

My Amsterdam: Sandra

10 Aug 2018
Meet Sandra, a Portuguese national who moved to Almere with her husband in late 2007. Her work as a volunteer at local organisations International Alm...

My Amsterdam: Jessica

15 Sep 2015
Meet Jessica, an event specialist turned community manager who made the move from the US to Amsterdam last year with her husband. As part of the Amste...

My Amsterdam: Alexandra

14 Aug 2018
Meet Alexandra, a digital marketer who decided to move to the Netherlands after falling in love with the country while on holiday here. While Amsterda...

My Amsterdam: Shirley Ke

10 Sep 2019
Meet Shirley, who is settled in Purmerend in the Amsterdam Area. She mixes Chinese traditions with Dutch culture while working for charities, teaching...