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The Royal Danish Embassy in Beijing is looking for a Student Assistant for the Economic Team

Position: Student Assistant – Economic Team
Deadline: 08 April 2018
Start date: As soon as possible
Location:  Beijing, Chaoyang, Sanlitun Dongwujie 1

Would you like to work in the Danish Embassy in China, the biggest Danish diplomatic mission abroad?

The Danish Embassy in Beijing is looking for a Chinese student assistant to join the dynamic and hardworking Economic Team. Senior undergraduate student or postgraduate student based in Beijing with major in economics, finance or trade are welcome to apply. We offer an international working environment and an opportunity to work with a number of important clients, high-level stakeholders and experienced Danish and Chinese colleagues.

About the job
Being an important member of the team, you will gain insights and become actively engaged in a range of diversified tasks such as:
• General research on both domestic and international economic and sector matters and policies, contributing to report drafting
• Follow the developments of important national strategies of China, such as the Belt and Road Initiative, etc.
• Document translation
• Help with preparing high-profile visits
• Assist with event organization and participation
• Occasional participation in meetings and writing meeting minutes
• Ad hoc assignments
Time frame: Demands 20 hours per week, minimum 12-18 months (working hours will be planned with the selected candidates). Termination must be given with 30 days notice.

Salary: Monthly salary of 2000 RMB.

Required Qualifications
The job is open for applicants who currently study at a university. We prefer you to have the following qualifications:

• Excellent command of English both in writing and speaking
• Major in economics, finance or trade
• Good analytical and communication skills
• Structured approach to assignments
• Ability to deliver on set objectives before deadlines
• Personal drive and high motivation, service-minded and team spirit

To apply for the position, please send a short cover letter and your CV in English by email to Ms. Selina Wang, enclosed with 2-3 references (place of study/company, name of contact person and e-mail).

The subject box of the e-mail should read “Student Assistant – Economic Team”.
If you have any questions about the position, please contact Ms. Selina Wang,

Important information
The chosen candidate will be subject to security approval by the Danish authorities. For this check, a criminal record is required.

We look forward to hearing from you!