Relocating to the UK: what if my gf does not get a VISA?

Amazon / Ops Uhm
Mar 25, 2018 4 Comments

Hi folks,

I’m European living in Europe and relocating to London as internal transfer with Amazon. My girlfriend is Malaysian, she lives in Kuala Lumpur and has 6y work experience as certified accountant on the UK entities of a big American firm.

With her experience she would get a job in Malaysia in few hours while she has been applying for roles in London for a month now without even an invite to an initial phone screen.

I assume it is because of her nationality and the fact she would need a VISA to work in the UK.

What do you guys suggest to do in this case?

Should she move to the UK without a job and search from there? Should she start a second accounting certification in the UK and then search from there? Should she give up?

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    ZuckHeremore
    Find another girlfriend. UK gals are a good shag.
    Mar 25, 2018 1
    • Amazon Full-Jeff
      And when you do, help a brotha out and pass on the digits of your current gf..
      Mar 25, 2018
  • Amazon / Product MdVprV
    Get married. She will have authorization. Look into internal transfers within a big firm.
    Mar 25, 2018 1
    • Amazon amimi
      This. Or ditch her.

      Is decision time!
      Mar 26, 2018

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