Working in Lisbon
Learn why you should choose to work in Lisbon and where to look for a job
We already know that Lisbon is the ideal city to live in, because of its temperate climate, low cost of living and high quality of life. If you are living and working in central Lisbon, then your quality of life is even greater because you do not have to worry about transportation as much as people living on the outskirts of Lisbon.
Lisbon is also a great city to be working in. According to the BBC, Lisbon, in 2016, is the best city to work and enjoy life in. The media organization explains, that the efforts made by the Lisbon City Council over the past few years helped the city to win the title of European Entrepeneurial Region of the Year (European Entrepreneurial Region of the Year) in 2015.
The support given to startups in the capital, together with the renovation of the city itself, which includes the rehabilitation of buildings and bringing back the hand labor to Lisbon, earned the city this international distinction. In fact, there is a dramatic change in Lisbon, as for the real estate sectors, tourism and entrepreneurship registered foreign investment records.
Besides these advantages, Lisbon also has about 220 days of annual sunshinethe majority of people speak English and costs for companies (income and employees) are lower than in other European capitals, in addition to the tax benefits that exist in the country for foreign investors.
For the job seekers in Portugal, today it is still a challenge, whether for domestic and foreigners due to the remnants of the crisis. However, with the economic recovery, this reality is changing and there are more employment opportunities that arise in the country.
If you want to seek employment in Portugal, view the following websites:
- Carga de Trabalhos (jobs in communication)
You should also be aware of vacancies that may arise in the social network Linkedin.