The Embassy of Sweden in Tokyo seeks a trade and economy officer, starting date as soon as possible. This is a temporary assignment for one year due to parental leave. Please send your application by 28 October.
The Embassy of Sweden in Tokyo represents Sweden in Japan. The main tasks are to represent and further Swedish interests in Japan, promote good relations between Sweden and Japan and a modern image of Sweden in Japan. We report to the Swedish government offices on a broad range of issues and conduct dialogues with Japanese government authorities, business and civil society. We provide consular services to the public. The Embassy has around 25 staff members.
Main duties and responsibilities
As part of the Embassy’s trade and economy team, the trade and economy officer will:
In promoting Sweden, the Embassy works closely together with Business Sweden and the Swedish Chamber of Commerce.
The position is a temporary assignment for one year due to one staff member’s parental leave. It’s a full-time appointment with starting date as soon as possible.
Your skills and profile
What we offer
The offer includes:
How to apply
Please send your application by e-mail to email@example.com
no later than 28 October 2022. The subject line should be "Application to the position as trade and economy officer".
The application should be in English and include a CV, a personal application letter and contact details to at least two references (at least one to a current or recent employer).
As we do not return applications, please do not send any original grades or documents.
For questions or inquiries about the position or terms of contract, please contact Minister Counsellor Lena von Sydow at firstname.lastname@example.org or Gustaf Winstrand, First Secretary Trade and Economy at email@example.com.