The Northwest Danish Association (NWDA) networking platform is a way for our community to connect. Whether you are looking for a job, a new hire, housing, or other opportunity, let this be a place for you to find the connections you need.

Our diverse Danish community has members who specialize in various fields, members who own their own businesses, and new graduates eager to enter the job market. The Danish community in the Pacific Northwest sees an influx of students, au pairs, families, and others looking to find their footing in our region. We are here to help.

This new platform is designed to take advantage of our diversity and highlight opportunities within our community to build bridges.

Welcome to our Danish community network!

For more information about the opportunities below, and for information on who to contact, send us an e-mail at or give us a call at (206) 523-3263

Opportunities in our network:

-There are two positions open at the International Baccalaureate Organization (IB). The positions of Examiner Responsible and Deputy Examiner Responsible are part-time, involve no relocation and are usually undertaken in addition to existing work commitments. The post holders are involved in the authoring and marking of examination papers for students studying Danish language at 18 years of age during the IB’s May examination session. The majority of the work can be carried out online via internet and email. 

Further information about the Examiner Responsible role can be found here: IB Examiner Responsible

Further information about the Deputy Examiner Responsible role can be found here: IB Deputy Examiner Responsible.

The vacancy listings, recruitment policy and application form can be found on the senior examiners section of the IB website.

IB is accepting applications to these positions through 26th August 2019.

-Translation job available: Protranslating, a language service provider, is currently looking to hire native Danish speakers who are fluent in English to assist on a large translation project.

-Translation task work: Definedcrowd is looking for a few Danish speakers to do some task work on their platform. Participants would be reading through short texts (in Danish) and tagging relevant words and phrases.

-Scan|Design is hiring! Scan|design Contemporary Furniture has openings for sales associates and designers. Previous sales, design, or decor experience preferred. Flexible hours. Week-end availability preferred.

Danish Rebild Scholarship: Upper Midwest Rebild Scholarship (UMRSC) program is accepting applications for Fall 2019. The deadline is April 20, 2019. More information is available at

Opportunity seekers in our network:

Project manager with 7 years experience in Agile software design, product management, and content workflows looking for a project management role with software or design team. Has previously worked on short turn projects with distributed personnel.

-Recently relocated Danish Hotel Manager looking for a job in the hotel business in Seattle.

To inquire further about any of the opportunities above, send us an e-mail at You can also reach us by phone (206) 523-3263, Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

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Feel free to contact us if you have an opportunity you would like us to post. Upon request new opportunities may also be mentioned in our weekly e-bulletin that circulates in our community.