Living and working in Switzerland

We recruit for World’s leading companies all across Europe. We understand the questions that arise when it comes to moving country. For that reason, we have gathered information that will hopefully be of use to you in deciding whether to relocate to Switzerland.

Switzerland’s economy is based on a highly qualified labour force performing highly skilled work. The culture of Switzerland is characterised by diversity. The Swiss sometimes wonder what keeps Switzerland together. The wide range of traditional customs is one reflection of this diversity.

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Finding a place to stay

Whether you decide to rent a property, share a flat or buy a house, here are some useful links that will give you an overview of the sector.

Sharing: http://www.wg-gesucht.de/en/
Renting: http://www.mieterbund.de/; http://www.myimmo.de/
Buying: http://www.ivd.net/

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Salaries and taxes

Click on the link below to calculate your net salary.

http://www.estv.admin.ch

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Transport

There is a train, whenever you need one, already at the airport. A bus, to take you farther, or another train.

Bus: http://www.postauto.ch

Train: http://www.sbb.ch

Plane: http://www.swiss.com

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Entertainment & Culture

Switzerland boasts a thriving arts scene, with its architects in particular achieving world-wide acclaim.

http://www.myswitzerland.com; http://www.swissinfo.ch

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Social cover and pension

Switzerland has a close-knit network of different types of social insurance, which offer the persons living and working here, and their dependants, a broad protection against risks whose financial con-sequences could not be covered without an insurance.

http://www.ch.ch; http://www.bsv.admin.ch

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Informations Générales

Si vous parlez le français, ce site vous renseignera sur tous les points importants à considérer quant à votre déménagement en Suisse

http://www.travailler-en-suisse.ch