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Here you can find job vacancies at the Embassy of Denmark in Bangladesh:


Student Assistant/Junior Consultant (JC)

The Trade and Commercial team of the Embassy of Denmark is looking for a Bangladeshi university student/recent graduate to assist the Embassy in the daily work of promoting Danish trade and investments in Bangladesh.

Start: 11th of March 2018. (One-year duration)

The applicant must hold as a minimum a Bachelor degree in business and economics or be in his/her final year of study and shall be fluent in English and Bengali in both oral and in writing. Any experience of part time work or affiliation with university clubs will be an asset. This position consist of ten (10) work hours per week spread over two work days – in total 40 hours per month.

The selected candidate for this position isrequired to undergo a security clearance and to sign a confidentiality declaration prior to employment.

Areas of work
The JC will mainly, but is not limited to, work with the following tasks:

 Perform market analysis and relevant research on economic and trade related aspects
 Assist in compiling statistical material related to relevant clients and partners.
 Assist in preparing and conducting visits from business/trade delegations.
 Assist in preparing of quarterly Business get-together events at the ambassador’s residence
 Assist in contact to Danish and local companies in Bangladesh.
 Participate in meetings with relevant partners, field visits etc.
 Assist in trade and investment promotions including events and public affairs.
 Assist with various practical matters

Website and social media

Support the Trade Team of the Embassy to maintain and improve the Embassy’s website and use of LinkedIn and Facebook:
 Updating news and submission of information and materials.
 Monthly checks of the content and secure the updating of the website

Other ad hoc tasks
 Practical matters in connection with the daily work of the Trade Council Team
 Planning of programme meetings, including booking of meeting rooms and facilitating logistics for the meetings.
 Various tasks including writing, copying, and scanning of documents, as requested.

The position is subject for initial 3 months’ probation period and with the opportunity for contract extension up to 12 months. The candidate will share office space with the trade team of the Embassy and shall report to the Commercial Counsellor. The JC will be entirely responsible for his / her own accident, health, social, security and other insurance as well as tax payment to the government. Salary level is based on qualifications.

Your application must consist of a one-page motivational cover letter and a resume. Please submit your application to before 1st of March 2018.

Remember to write 'Junior Consultant' in the subject line.