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Would you like to promote and facilitate foreign investments into Denmark?

Are you well plugged into networks at C-level in UK international high-tech companies?

Are you a business development manager with international experience preferably from the tech, cleantech or life science industry?

 

Please read on…

Invest in Denmark is looking for an Investment Manager to work at the Danish Embassy in London. The successful applicant will join a team of experienced colleagues in seven different locations in Europe.

This challenging and fulfilling job in an international environment offers plenty of travelling in the UK, Europe and occasional visits to Denmark.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Reporting directly to the Regional Director for Europe, your role as Investment Manager is to identify, contact and build a network in large international companies as well as high-tech companies, primarily in areas of tech, cleantech and life sciences.

Your mission is to convince them to select Denmark as their location for future activities. To assist you in reaching your specific goals in terms of investment projects brought to Denmark, you will interact with the team in Europe and receive comprehensive support from the colleagues in Denmark. You will also be collaborating with the embassy colleagues in the commercial department, including on arranging joint branding and networking events.

REQUIREMENTS

This position requires an MSc in business or economics, or the equivalent. Applicants are expected to have an excellent understanding of company strategies, innovation trends and technologies and preferably substantial working experience in one or more of the key industries (tech, cleantech and life sciences), including documented international sales or business development experience.

A strong professional network at an appropriate level would be an advantage. Fluency in English, both written and spoken, is a prerequisite, and some Danish skills will be an advantage.

Applicants should have excellent interpersonal skills, a results-oriented approach, and an ability to negotiate persuasively at management level.

CONDITIONS

Salary according to qualifications, experience and according to conditions of employment for locally employed personnel at the Danish Embassy in London. Start date as soon as possible.

APPLICATION

A written application in English with CV and references - preferably by e-mail - should be sent to: Regional Director, Niels Onteniente E-mail: nieont@um.dk

Application deadline: 13/04/2018