Kansainvälisen harjoittelun paikat syyskuussa 2018

Business Finland office Hong Kong, China

Program Business Finland offices
Employer Business Finland office, Hong Kong, China
Training period 6 months starting as soon as possible in autumn 2018 (to be agreed separately)

Your tasks may include e.g. the following:

  • participating in business opportunity and client advise projects by information retrieval (Internet and other information databases, magazines and publications, sometimes also interviews)
  • participating in scoping and maintaining local network contacts
  • participating in Team Finland Future Watch foresight work
  • answering enquiries from local companies regarding Finnish market and Finnish companies
  • producing basic info services to Finnish companies and authorities, translation tasks
  • general office administration including telephone and reception services, meeting, workshop and seminar arrangements, travel arrangements, mailing when necessary

EDUFI awards and administers these scholarships to students or recent graduates (at least 2 years´ studies, but maximum one year since graduation) studying e.g. economics and business administration or technology in universities or polytechnics. Also students of other faculties are welcome to apply, however a genuine interest in helping Finnish companies is needed to ensure a successful traineeship.

The applicants should be able to collect background material and write analyses based on the material, potential interviews and notes from conferences and seminars. Good know-how of digital tools, powerpoint and social media.

The applicants should have experience in office work and/or customer service. Previous international educational or work experience in the target market and interest in the local business are considered as advantage.

Fluent English (Business Finland's corporate language) is a must. As the clients are Finnish companies, the trainee should also manage Finnish fluently. Open mind, energetic and active mindset empower a successful training period. Ability to work independently and as a member of the team is expected.

Scholarship 1350 euros/month
Working language
Accommodation Trainee is responsible for the acommodation arrangements by him/herself.
Additional information

Travel insurance (i.e. traveller´s insurance and travel liability insurance) is provided by Business Finland for the duration of the traineeship.

If applying to this position please note that the applicant is responsible for Visa application procedure. Business Finland will supply the applicant with the relevant trainee certificate to support the application. Business Finland will cover Visa application fees charged by the particular Embassy, where needed.

Business Finland will cover flights to the host location as per the valid travel policy and spending limits.