We Are Hiring!
We are hiring! The British-Slovenian Chamber of Commerce is looking for an Experienced Consultant in International Trade.
- Regular monitoring and reporting on international trade and investment between the UK and Slovenia.
- Preparation of strategy which is to lead to strengthening of trade and investment between the UK and Slovenia.
- Responsibility for development of international economic relations between the UK and Slovenia, with the aim of greater economic cooperation and exchange.
- Establishing contacts at the national level, which are relevant for international trade between the UK and SLO.
- Basic knowledge of customs, logistics, tax and visa information relevant to business between the two countries (self-initiated engagement in monitoring changes and regular training).
- Supporting the UK Embassy in matters of an economic nature, regular reporting, coordination, planning of activities.
- Control over the use of funds and reporting.
- Supporting British investors in Slovenia.
- Organizing delegations to/from UK.
- Presentations of the country and industry.
- Press articles and media releases for local and international print media.
- Presentations at conferences, events, in the media (including public speaking and moderating events).
POSITION ADDED VALUE
- Work in a young dynamic team.
- A field of work that offers great potential for personal growth and development.
- Employment for an indefinite time period.
We are looking for someone who:
- is a good communicator; has excellent writing and speaking skills at a business level, both in Slovenian and English,
- can maintain good interpersonal skills and is relationship-oriented (has ability to work in a team and is willing to take on other tasks in a small team, when necessary),
- is capable of understanding the needs of others and finding optimal solutions for them,
- is curious, open and positive-minded,
- is systematic, structured and organized,
- is independent, proactive with self-initiative,
- is engaged, persistent and reliable.
SKILLS AND COMPETENCES YOU NEED
- at least 10 years of comparable experience (work in private sector, international trade, sales, public administration or other chamber of commerce),
- experience in international environments or abroad is an advantage,
- computer literacy,
- impeccable knowledge of English and Slovenian,
- university degree – EQF level VII (education in the field of economics is preferred),
- good knowledge of economic indicators and international trade.
Workplace is in Ljubljana, business trips abroad are required, mostly to the United Kingdom.
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