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Impact Assessment - Advisor
Business Finland

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 6.2.2019


Business Finland is the Finnish innovation funding, trade, investment, and travel promotion organization. At Business Finland we monitor and evaluate the results and impacts of our services and activities systemically. Evaluations and impact assessments are used in our strategic management, in developing the services and operations, and in the communication of our results. We mainly use external partners for executing the assessments. 


As a member of our impact assessment team your task is

  • To assign those impact assessment projects assigned to your responsibility
  • To take care of the procurement process of external partners
  • To guide the work of the selected partner and
  • To oversee the utilization of the results produced by the projects.
  • In addition to the assessment projects, we expect you to actively take part in the development of Business Finland’s assessment methods and tools.  


You are 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 have a higher university degree and are fluent in Finnish and English. We expect you to be a professional in evaluating economic and other societal impacts and to have a good knowledge of modern analytical methods (like in econometry). We also expect you to be an expert in using data science and analytics related methods and to understand the role of a public organization like Business Finland in providing services.


Business Finland offers a unique vantage point to the whole spectrum of business life in Finland and around the world. With us, you are at the center of business life, research and decision-making. At Business Finland, you will help Finnish companies to enter global markets and shape the domestic competitive environment to be more attractive to investments. Our work has a significant impact on the future of the Finnish economy and society as a whole.

We have a vast range of knowledge and expertise. Our community is full of people who are leading experts in their fields. As part of an international and multicultural work environment, you will meet colleagues from different countries and get opportunities to learn about different industries. As a diverse organization, we can offer interesting work assignments and possibly fulfill your professional dreams.


The position is located in Helsinki. As part of the recruitment process, we will be carrying out a security clearance check on a successful candidate with his/her con-sent in accordance with the Security Clearance Act 726/2014 of Finland. For more information on security clearance procedure and individual’s rights, please visit: https://www.supo.fi/security_clearances.

Please fill your job application and submit your salary request by 24th of February at the latest.

For more information, contact Senior Director Heli Karjalainen, Tel. +358 (0)40 5024484, can be contacted on Feb 8 at 9-10.30, Feb 11 at 9.30-12 or Feb 15 at 9.30-12.