Business Finland creates growth and well-being by helping Finnish businesses grow faster, go global and come up with new innovations.
At the same time, we create attractive innovation environments that attract international companies, know-how and investment to Finland. If you are looking for world-class challenges, we welcome you to come and build the future of Finland from a true vantage point.
The next success story is waiting for its creator. Is that you?
FINNISH SUCCESS STORIES ARE WAITING FOR YOU
The health sector in Finland has grown and become more international at a faster pace than ever before, and we have all the possibilities to be an internationally known pioneer country in research and innovation, investments and new business. Health and wellbeing is one of Business Finland’s priority areas where we proactively facilitate the growth of world-class ecosystems, accelerate export of companies and attract investments and new knowledge to Finland.
As the Project Manager, Health and Wellbeing, your mission is to promote the Finnish health sector expertise globally in order to boost the growth of the companies and to attract investments to Finland.
WHAT WE EXPECT FROM YOU
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.
We expect extensive knowledge on Finnish health sector ecosystem, national strategies, policies and major initiatives of the innovation environment. You have good understanding of the health and life science international business, experience in international sales and marketing and in business development, preferably in large corporations. You have large national and international networks covering academics, industry, government organizations and other relevant stakeholders are seen to be of benefit. We expect higher education degree in the relevant field, project management skills and fluent Finnish and English.
WHAT WE WILL PROVIDE FOR YOU
With Business Finland, you will be at the centre of the Finnish and global business life. Our activities involve business and research leadership and responsible political decision-making. With Business Finland, you participate in helping Finnish companies enter global markets and making the domestic competitive environment more attractive. Our work has a great impact on the future of Finland as a whole.
The range of our combined knowledge is huge. Our community is full of experts in their own fields. In an international and multicultural work environment, you will meet colleagues from different countries and learn about different industries. Working for us, you can realise your full professional potential. Being a versatile organisation, we can offer you interesting work assignments and possibly fulfill your professional dreams.
Location of the position is in Helsinki.
As part of the recruitment process, we will be carrying out a security clearance check on a successful candidate with his/her 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
Please fill in the application form and send your application and CV by the end of Friday 19th of October 2018 at the latest.
For more information, please contact
Minna Hendolin, Senior Director, Ecosystems, Health & Wellbeing, tel. +358 50 5577 665,
Nora Kaarela, Head of Invest in Finland, Health and Wellbeing, tel. +358 40 089 7020