HOW TO WORK IN SAUDI ARABIA
HOW TO GET A JOB FOR WORKING IN SAUDI ARABIA
Working in Saudi Arabia is a kind of dream by many people, especially muslims. They want to get accepted because it is quite well paid and it is nice for muslims to be so closed to Haramain. Therefore there are many people around the world struggling to get accepted in Saudi Arabia Companies.
Finding work in Saudi Arabia is quite tricky. I have tried so many time using online applications as well as job searching websites, no answer. It is quite hard to get everything done by online if it is related to job searching in Saudi Arabia. So what do you need to work in Saudi Arabia? In this article we will give you some tricks so that you can work in Saudi Arabia.
GETTING A JOB TO WORK IN SAUDI ARABIA
Saudi Arabians are nice and warm. They like to interact each other closely. They are nice to be friends. This makes them do not really like online interaction which means, that it is quite harder to get a job if you are applying online. So if it is possible for you, try to go to a company and bring your body toward the HR Manager of the company you want to apply to get a job.
If you are from outside Saudi Arabia, you can try to visit your friends living Saudi Arabia with visiting visa or something like that then apply directly to companies or projects. You can try to apply for jobs in Qatar or Dubai first then go to Saudi Arabia after working there.
About your friends. If you have a friend working in a company in Saudi Arabia, you can try to send your CV to your friend and ask him to recommend it to his managers. This will work quite good also,
Linkedin is quite popular in Saudi Arabia. You can try to optimise this tool to get a job in Saudi Arabia. Managers in Saudi Arabia tend to have linkedin account. You can make relationship with this linkedin to get a job in Saudi Arabia. By the way, try to use Saudi Arabia address in your linkedin account. This will work better.
3. The Real Job searching website
There are many job searching website in Saudi Arabia, but not all of the really can help you. Based on my experience, I got many calls from the CV I put in BAYT. Ejadah is quite good also. Gulftalent will need a premium account to really work.
Writing a CV is an art. Pay attention to this closely. You have to polish your CV well. If you need assistance, you can simply ask BAYT or other job searching website.
IMPORTANT NOTE ABOUT WORKING IN SAUDI ARABIA
You should note that for working in Saudi Arabia, you need Iqama. This indicates that you have work permit in Saudi Arabia sponsored by a company. You have to make sure that you are working directly to your sponsor. If you are caught working in other sponsor, you will be put in jail.
Saudi Arabia is a nice country to have a living. I consider Saudi Arabia as a nice working destination. The country is nice and the people are nice too. We hope that this article is useful for you.