Business Coach, Healthcare & Wellbeing
You see the potential of Finnish healthcare industry in global business environment. The goal of your work is to support Finnish healthcare companies to boost their exports to global markets. You work for Finland, you are hungry for results, get things done and you are ready to put your skin in the game.
You work closely with Finnish SMEs, coach and support them in international growth path with Business Finland’s services, and work closely with other stakeholders supporting Finnish companies. You support your client companies to assess different business opportunities, potential growth paths and help them to tackle challenges related to their export efforts. You have the means to challenge and encourage them in their innovation activities. You help the companies to set their plans, goals and grow their exports. You work actively with Business Finland Global Network and stakeholders to generate information about the potential of different markets.
We expect you to be a person who thinks big, gets excited and shows passion. You are persistent. Problems are opportunities for you, you thrive on challenge. You reason and communicate your views comprehensively, if necessary boldly. You are proud of your work in an expert organization, your co-workers and your employer. You are your own boss, who helps, listens to, appreciates and inspires others. For you, networking means continuous development and new, fresh perspectives. You believe in cooperation and you value people. You know when to thank them and when to give constructive feedback.
We are looking for you who are an experienced professional with:
- strong knowledge from life sciences industry and international business.
- track record includes management positions, preferably in biotech, pharma and/or medtech companies. SME experience is considered as an asset.
- understanding of key technologies and business models used in these industries. You have skills to assess and challenge your customers’ growth plans and a coaching approach to advise and inspire them to grow internationally.
- proactive approach towards customer work and who is comfortable talking in front of large audiences.
- fluency in English and Finnish.
This is what we offer
Business Finland will provide you with an overview of the business world in Finland and the entire world. You will be part of helping Finnish companies go international and improve the attractiveness of the Finnish competitive environment. Our actions have significant impact on the future of all of Finland. As part of our international and multicultural work environment, you will meet with colleagues from around the world and learn about a great variety of industries. As a versatile organization, we can develop your tasks and help you fulfil your career aspirations.
The position can be located in either Helsinki, Turku or Tampere.
For further information regarding the position, contact Senior Director Marko Salonen, +358 (0)40 3433 415 on Friday 24th of January at 9-10 or on Wednesday 29th of January at 12:30 - 14.
Fill in your application for the position with your salary request no later than by 2nd of February 2020.
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