Full-time Netherland Embassy Ongoing Recruitment
The embassy Lagos office consists of four broadcast and four local staff. The office has a consular section (passports and consular statements), but the focus is on trade and investment promotion and economic development. You will work under the responsibility of the head of the embassy office and Head of Mission Abuja, and in close cooperation with the local trading assistant.
The Job : Senior policy embassy office
Job Status: Full Time Job,Graduate/Exp
As a major economy on the African continent, Nigeria is of great importance for the Netherlands. There are plenty of opportunities that you as senior beleidsmedeweker identifies and examines at the embassy office in Lagos itself. You work them into concrete and achievable business cases and thereby losing the broader context of public-private partnerships and financing structures keep an eye out.
You build a bridge between the Dutch and Nigerian businesses and exploited new opportunities for Dutch businesses in this African country. As a senior policy advisor at the embassy office in Lagos you have to make a clear idea how to Netherlands active in the limelight in Nigeria.
To promote bilateral trade and investment make sectoral analyzes. Additionally you can also come up with analyzes. Along with the business development strategy of the National Enterprising Netherlands and the bilateral economic officer at Foreign Economic Relations / Department for International Business, work to identify and follow up business leads for enterprising Netherlands in Nigeria.
The economic team imagine quarterly reports on and make your contribution to policy development at departmental level and you ensure the effective use of PSD, PD, and BPA resources. You maintain good contacts with the Dutch business community in Nigeria and the Dutch community in Lagos.
You have an academic level.
You preferably have experience in agricultural cooperation.
You are demonstrably involved in economic work in emerging markets.
You have working knowledge of the Dutch instruments in the field of development in the private sector, for example the Dutch Good Growth Fund or the Development Related Infrastructure Investment Vehicle.
You master the English language very well, both spoken and written.
You are proactive and enterprising, you have a genuine interest in the products and services of the entrepreneur and a good listener.
You can think like an entrepreneur and speaks its language.
You understand what are the chances of the entrepreneur and can properly assess what you can do for him or her.
You’re concerned, you work well, you are result oriented and decisively, and you have good communication skills.
You are customer focused, creative, show courage and initiative, and believe in opportunities.
You have a great deal of flexibility and perseverance.
You have a hands-on mentality and a result-oriented attitude, which you should not be put off.
You have a good dose of cultural sensitivity.
Be good networking, planning and organizing.
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