If you are looking for work in Barcelona multilingual vacancies could be an option to start with.
The last 10 years have seen Barcelona become a thriving center for international services center. Why? Lower wages than other northern European countries and a continual influx of native speakers of all languages make it an ideal location for international service centers. The job requirements depend on the company but many involve customer care, IT support and marketing. Many employers offer long terms contracts, full- time and part-time jobs, flexible working hours, private healthcare insurance, special rates un gym membership, reduction on foreign language courses, etc. in an international environment.
Of course there are other opportunities for expatriates in Barcelona in other firms, but all depends on your profile, background, experience, education and industry.
You can have a look at some European multilingual vacancies jobs portals such as Xpatjobs or Top Languages Jobs, or also look at classified ads on Barcelona Metropolitan, Loquo or Infojobs. However, you should send you application to major multilingual vacancies employers and agencies in Barcelona in order to multiply your chances to get a job.
Here is The Tyler Group list of major multilingual vacancies employers in Barcelona to start with your job search:
Artificial Solutions develop and implement software-as-a-service (SaaS)-based virtual assistants (VAs) that allow people and computers to hold intelligent conversations in 21 languages and using any mix of channels: web, mobile (smart phone), SMS, email, social networks and live chat. They offer jobs related to IT, Project Management, Education, Sales and Customer Service.
Adecco Call Center Solutions is Adecco’s division specialized in recruitment for outsourced call centres, contact centres and shared service centres. Typical roles include customer service, business development, reservations, inbound/outbound support, account management and Helpdesk.
Avis car hire company has its international call centre in Barcelona’s World Trade Centre: “Avis Contact Center”. They offer jobs to native speakers of the following languages: Spanish, German, French, Italian, Portuguese, Dutch and Czech. They also offer the possibility of just working weekends.
CPM Group is one of the world’s largest outsourced sales organizations. They serve a large number of multinational businesses, handle outbound sales and customer care calls. Their Barcelona offices are situated in Sant Cugat and in Barcelona Glòries. For more information you can send them an application through their careers section or email them at firstname.lastname@example.org
Colt is a leading business communications and technologies provider that employ native speakers from Portugal, Spain, Italy, France, Germany, Denmark, Sweden and the UK. For a complete list of their current vacancies, go to their website. They also advertise vacancies through recruitment agencies and Infojobs.