Da Nang has been attracting more and more foreign workers in the past few years. But what’s so good about the job market in this city?
Da Nang is an up-and-coming city with big potential to transform into a global destination. It is the third-largest city in Vietnam, located in the central region of the country. Geographically, the city is close to China. It is also a station for the East-West Economic Corridor, which will connect 5 Southeast Asian countries, including Thailand, Myanmar, Laos, Cambodia, and Vietnam. Thanks to its prime location, the city is an attractive base for business.
As the industrial hub of Central Vietnam as well as its commercial and educational center, Da Nang has a lot to offer for anyone looking for a job. You have many options to choose from, and there are many things you can do. From education to business, the job market in Da Nang is very attractive.
Education is the most common job sector for foreigners, especially since the number of people who wish to learn foreign languages is increasing. There are probably more teaching jobs available than any other job. Many possible options are available to suit your skills and interests, such as private tutoring, language center teacher, university teacher, school teacher, and English teacher for hospitality. Official certification and training may be required to teach in a University and School, but numerous language centers and private teaching (one to one) do not require certifications. They usually need a native speaker of a certain language (or anyone who speak a foreign language fluently) who is willing to teach and have the personality to be a good teacher.
Modern technology has taken over the world. Therefore, tech jobs are one of the most in-demand jobs. The city is a magnet for high-tech and IT companies. It has more than 1,000 hardware and software companies, which employs more than 30,000 workers. These IT companies offer a more competitive salary and benefits than other sectors. However, you will need to ensure that you are highly-qualified because the competition is competitive. The top tech jobs in Da Nang are app developer, web design, coding, server operations, and consulting. Job can vary from small scale companies to large notable companies.
Many foreign companies are opening their branch offices and warehouses in Da Nang. This is a good opportunity for anyone interested in business. The jobs are restricted to skill and training requirements, so if you have them you may have a good chance to be hired. Business jobs are separated in an array of fields, including Business Management, Administration, Human Resources, and International Business.
Tourism and Hospitality Jobs
Da Nang is now a booming tourism destination in Vietnam. Although most people still visit the city as a ‘side destination,’ people are already coming to enjoy its riverfront and beaches. Soon, it might become one of the most popular tourist hotspots in the country. Many modern hotels, apartments, and restaurants are emerging. Therefore, all jobs related to tourism, such as chef and hotelier, are plentiful.