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Job Category: Department for International Trade roles
Job Subcategory: Department for International Trade (DIT)
Job Description (Roles and Responsibilities)
The British Embassy in Brussels is part of a world-wide network of 230 Diplomatic Posts, representing British political, economic and consular interests overseas and is currently looking for a Senior Trade Adviser within DIT.
The Department for International Trade (DIT) is the UK Government organisation that helps UK-based companies to succeed in Belgium and other international markets. DIT also assists overseas companies to bring high-quality investment to the UK’s economy.
As part of a small team within a global network, the job holder will directly support British companies in the pursuit of commercial opportunities in Belgium. Main objectives are to increase UK exports, scout export opportunities, extend the Embassy business contact portfolio and help British companies win business with a primary focus on Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG), retail and healthcare but also covering other business sectors when required.
DIT Brussels is presenting this fast-pace opportunity at which personal effort and sense of responsibility are key to success. DIT in return offers an interesting working environment, extensive learning and development possibilities and a competitive salary.
Roles and responsibilities:
Essential qualifications, skills and experience
Desirable qualifications, skills and experience
Leading and Communicating, Collaborating and Partnering, Achieving Commercial Outcomes, Managing a Quality Service
Application deadline: 7 July 2019
Grade: B3 (L)
Type of Position: Full-time, Permanent
Working hours per week: 36.25
Region: Europe, Eastern Europe & Central Asia
Type of Post: British Embassy
Number of vacancies: 1
Starting monthly salary (EUR): 4,058.62
Start Date: 2 September 2019
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