Kansainvälisen harjoittelun paikat syyskuussa 2016

Finpro office, Nairobi, Kenya

Program Finpro offices
Employer Finpro office, Nairobi, Kenya
Training period
6 months starting earliest in 16.1.2017
Tasks

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
  • answering the 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 and seminar arrangements, travel arrangements, mailing when necessary
Requirements

CIMO 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 have experience in office work and/or customer service and good skills in MS office and Internet search engines. Previous international educational or work experience in the target market and interest in the local business are considered as advantage.

Experience of living in a developing country is an asset.

Fluent English (Finpro's corporate language) is a must. Knowledge of French language is an asset. As the clients are Finnish companies, the trainee should also manage Finnish fluently. Open mind, energetic and active mindset empower a successful training period.

Salary CIMO's scholarship 840 euros months
Working language
English
Accommodation The office supports the trainee in finding accommodation
Additional information

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

If applying to this position please note that the applicant is responsible for Visa application procedure. Finpro will supply the applicant with the relevant trainee certificate to support the application.