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Junior Consultant (JC) - Trade & Investment

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

Starting: Soonest, subject to security clearance.  (One-year duration)

The applicant must hold as a minimum a Bachelor degree in business and economics and shall be fluent in English both oral and in writing. 

This position consists of fifteen (15) work hours per week spread over two working days – in total 60 hours per month. The position is subject for initial 3 months’ probation period 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 and the trade team, as required.  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.

We offer the opportunity to work in an international business/commercial environment.

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

Scope of Work /Commercial Activities
The JC will mainly, but is not limited to, be working 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 interest partners, field visits etc.
• Assist in trade and investment promotions including events and public affairs.
• Assist with various practical matters
• Should be fairly experienced to work with Microsoft Office applications, like Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.

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 material.
• 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.
• Monitoring news, as required.

Deadline for application: 14 July 2018.

Instructions for application:
• Subject in e-mail should be – ‘Trade Section Part Time Vacancy’ followed by applicant’s name(Example: Trade Section Part Time Vacancy – John Nash)

• Applications to be sent to : dacambapplication@um.dk