“Mellandagar ” literally means “Between days. “
It’s a period of six days or more that starts with Boxing Day on December 26th and ends with the first day of the New Year on January 1st.
The term was invented by the retail industry around the mid-2000s to extend their Boxing Day sales through much of the Christmas season.
Depending on how many weekdays fall into the holidays, it is a popular time to take saved vacation days!
You can also see it as a time of year when it is easy to work because it is less crowded; thus, people will have much less work to do!
Therefore it is the best time of the year to apply for a job in Sweden. What you can do, is call or send an unsolicited application to the companies you most want to work for, because there is a high chance that they will read your application and remember it when they have a job opening.
The Swedish public employment agency offers support to people looking for work.
Below you may find some interesting run job sites commonly used to find a job in Sweden.
These websites usually include job listings and functions where you can easily upload your CV.
Some of these job sites are: