Hiring the first international experts is often a big step for the company. In many areas, specialists can be found abroad or in universities in Finland. Companies with a wide range of expertise succeed in the international market. Innovative startup companies founded by foreigners are welcome to grow their businesses in Finland.
Talent Boost is a program for companies operating in Finland, which aims to bring companies together with the top talents in various fields. We help companies to internationalise by supporting the recruitment of top international talents.
We organise networking events, recruitment campaigns and funding for the recruitment of international talents. Recruitment campaigns and events are also organised in cooperation with cities and the EURES network.
Whether it is a top talent already living in Finland with her/his family or a newly graduated rising talent, international growth requires international expertise.
More than 3,000 international students graduate from Finnish universities every year. They have a global vision, experience and networks that are valuable for companies operating in Finland.
The benefits of
a global team
for the company
The Talent Boost network helps companies to find and recruit the international talents they need. Take advantage of the services provided by the different actors, from networking to hiring, and enable your company's growth with the help of international talents.
1) Explore and apply for TalentExplorer funding for recruiting international talent. In addition, research and development funding can be utilized in hiring international talents, when the funded project aims to for example develop new products, services, production methods or business models.
2) Use the Jobs in Finland website for recruitment by announcing new vacancies for talents.
4) Test your company's readiness to recruit an international talent with the Talent Boost Index.
Take advantage of your local services for recruiting international talent. Explore the programs of International House Helsinki, Helsinki Business Hub or the cities of Espoo, Oulu, Turku, Tampere and Vantaa as well as Talent coastline program at Ostrobothnian Regions.
Get personal service for international recruitment from the national advice service, by email or telephone +358 40 922 5126.
Conduct a comprehensive search for talent in the whole EU area with the EURES recruitment service.
Search for talent for your business through local internship and mentoring programs, for example, HSKK Entrypoint Mentoring (Helsinki), WomenTo mentoring (Helsinki), Hidden Gems (Tampere) and Talent Tampere (Tampere).
Find international talents studying and graduating from the Finnish universities through Aarresaari service or contact the universities in your area directly.