You see the potential of Finnish manufacturing companies in global business environment. The goal of your work is to support Finnish 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 companies and provide them Business Finland’s innovation and export services, and work closely with other stakeholders supporting Finnish companies. You support your client companies to assess different business opportunities, potential growth paths and business models 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.
You understand the benefits of digitizing for company’s growth. You have wide knowledge of different business models. Knowledge of manufacturing or process industry is preferred. You have a coaching approach when advising companies. You have record of work in networks and international business. You are comfortable talking in front of large audiences and have an active presence in the social media. You are fluent 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 is located in Tampere.
For further information, contact Senior Director Juha Suuronen tel. 358 (0)50 557 7896 on Fri 13.9. at 9-11, Mon 16.9. at 13-15 or Wed 18.9. at 9-11.
Fill in your application for the position with your salary request no later than by 22nd September 2019.
As part of the recruitment process, in case of succeeding in the job application, a security clearance check will need to take place with the applicant´s consent in accordance with the Security Clearance Act 726/2014.
For more information on security clearance procedure and individual’s rights, please visit https://www.supo.fi/security_clearances