The Swiss Business Hub (SBH) Hong Kong, part of the Consulate General of Switzerland, is a network partner of Switzerland Global Enterprise (S-GE) www.s-ge.com and responsible for the trade and investment promotion activities in Hong Kong & Macau. The SBH is now looking to fill the position:
The Swiss Business Hub (SBH) Hong Kong, part of the Consulate General of Switzerland, is a network partner of Switzerland Global Enterprise (S-GE) www.s-ge.com and responsible for the trade and investment promotion activities in Hong Kong & Macau. The SBH is now looking to fill the position:

Head Swiss Business Hub Hong Kong

Job level Senior
Work exp Minimum 5 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Civil Services / Public Sector
Job function Marketing / Public Relations > Marketing - Market Research
Marketing / Public Relations > Marketing - Communications
Marketing / Public Relations > Others
Published On 19/11/2016
You are a motivated HONG KONG RESIDENT, high-achieving graduate with a university degree ideally with focus on economics and have a flair for business tasks as well as good communication skills. You have at least FIVE YEARS work experience in the private sector and/or in an international organization, Embassy or Consulate combined with good knowledge of Hong Kong market and the Asia business environment. You have a solid background in business consulting, marketing and feel comfortable to present your views and give advice. Good knowledge and experience in the innovation and technology sector is an asset. You are used to carrying out tasks carefully and independently and at the same time you are a dynamic person. In addition to professional local languages skills, you are also fluent in English with sound written skills. Good knowledge about Switzerland and a Swiss national language is a bonus. Being open minded, experienced and willing to work in a team are additional requirements.

Your task will include:
•Collecting trade and commercial information
•Replying to general trade inquiries
•Advising Swiss companies on market access issues in HK & Macau
•Support Swiss participants at exhibitions and do the reporting
•Work independently on client specific projects, such as market research, distribution partner search, fact finding missions etc.
•Establish reports on general trade matters and opportunities
•Establish and maintain good relation with clients as well as local partners and authorities
•Occasional business trips to Switzerland are required
•Represent the SBH and the Consulate General at events (networking etc.)
•Constant use of Custom Relationship Management (CRM) tools
•Provide support and cooperation to the Consulate General in trade related activities
•Develop Investment Promotion activities in Hong Kong with support from SBH - China.

Start of employment: as soon as possible
Place of employment: Consulate General of Switzerland in Hong Kong, SBH
Salary: Local conditions based on your work experience, social security

Interested in a job with considerable variety at the interface of public and private affairs? Please send your CV together with a motivation letter to hon.vertretung@eda.admin.ch until Monday, December 5th latest.

Only candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.