Sending off a job application is like launching an advertising campaign for yourself. After attracting the attention of the recipient, the content and form of your application portfolio will be the deciding factors in whether or not you are invited to an interview. Besides arousing the reader’s interest, the portfolio should be complete and up-to-date, and attractive and faultless in presentation.
Please be aware, that the following information is dedicated to applications in Switzerland. For applications in other countries we strongly recommend to do some research.
An application portfolio is made up of the papers referred to in the job ad and generally comprises the following documents: