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Assistant Manager, Investment Promotion (Berlin)


The Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office (HKETO) in Berlin is the official representative of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government in commercial relations and other economic and trade matters in Germany, Austria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, the Slovak Republic, Slovenia and Switzerland.  Its mission is to foster closer economic and trade ties between Hong Kong and these eight countries. Applications are now invited for the following position based in Berlin:

Assistant Manager, Investment Promotion (m/f/d) 
The gross monthly starting salary is EUR 3.531, commensurate with relevant experience.

Qualification: A bachelor degree or equivalent, preferably in Business Administration, Finance, Economic, or International Marketing
Experience: At least two years of full-time working experience in (i) corporate account relationship management, (ii) marketing and event management, or (iii) investment or trade promotion.  Knowledge of and experience in investment promotion is an advantage.  Experience of studying and/or working in HK would be an asset.
Language: Fluent in written and spoken English (business proficiency) and German (advanced level, i.e. CEFR C1); proficiency in other central European language is not required, but would be an advantage
Skills: Good command of computer skills and knowledge in Word, Excel, PowerPoint is essential 
Others: Eligible to undertake employment in Germany without further arrangement of work visa

The Assistant Manager, Investment Promotion will be responsible for providing assistance in various investment promotion activities and rendering logistical and executive support in daily office administration (e.g. organising duty visits and events, identifying and contacting target companies, CRM database maintenance).  Travelling to other European countries may be required based on operational needs.

Employment terms:
The selected candidate will be appointed on contract term for a period of two years (including a probation of six months), with the possibility of long-term employment upon satisfactory performance during the first two years.

How to apply:
Applications by post or email in the form of a covering letter with full curriculum vitae in English.  In the curriculum vitae, please indicate whether you are native speaker of English or German.  If not, please indicate the level of your English and German under the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.  

Your application should reach Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Jaegerstrasse 33, 10117 Berlin, Germany by post or by email (Attn: Head(Adm)) by 23:00 (Berlin time) on 25 June 2021 (Friday)

Short-listed candidates would be invited for a written test cum interview in early to mid-July 2021.  The successful candidate is expected to assume duties in August/ September 2021.  Applicants not receiving notification by 31 August 2021 should consider their applications unsuccessful.  

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