China

 

Understanding the jobs market and recruitment methods used in the country you want to work in is important for a successful job search.

Useful resources

Finding opportunities

Chinese language job sites

  • 51 Job
    A Chinese-language job search engine, this leading professional recruitment website conatines 3.2 million daily job offers. It also provides its variety of services in English.
  • China HR
    A Chinese-language job search engine. It offers online recruitment, campus recruitment information and online career guidance. The site offers an executive search option for those holding graduate and higher credentials.
  • Student Zhaopin
    A Chinese-language job search engine, this job board also offers an internship-specific search. Users are provided information on resume layout and cover letter writing. The site also has a service that recommends jobs to registered users via email. Users can see the number of resumes sent to a job posting.

English language job sites

  • ChinaJOB
    English language site, the positions are mainly from the Chinese government and multinational companies focusing on science and technology, and education sectors. It offers an interview service that allows foreigners to stay in their respective locations for interviews instead of having to travel to China.
  • Gradlink China
    English-based careers website designed for Chinese students and graduates in the UK. It has concise company profiles with a section on what the company looks for in potential employees. The site also provides the latest news and events on graduate labour markets across China.
  • XPATjobs China
    English-based job search engine, offers positions which are relevant to higher-level education degree holders.

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