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The Royal Danish Embassy in Beijing is looking for a Student Assistant for Press
and Public Diplomacy Department

Position:        Student Assistant – Press and Public Diplomacy Department

Deadline:        15 March 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 Royal Danish Embassy in Beijing is looking for an energetic Chinese student for a position as our part-time Press and Public Diplomacy Student Worker to start as soon as possible. Please scroll down to see detailed information about the vacancy.

Job Description

You typical tasks will include:

  • Translating relevant information/news about Denmark and post on our Chinese social media platforms.
  • Writing news in English and Chinese for our website.
  • Creating and adapting contents for specific social media platforms.
  • Helping make weekly social media reports.
  • Assisting with expanding our media network in China.
  • Assisting with organising media and public diplomacy events or other ad hoc affairs.

Time frame: Demands 20 hours per week, minimum 12-18 months (working hours will be planned with the selected candidates)

Salary: Monthly salary of 2000 RMB.




Preferred Qualifications


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

  • Currently enrolled in a BA or MA programme.
  • Good command of written and spoken English and Chinese.
  • Major in international relations, journalism, English or related areas is a plus.
  • Avid social media user
  • Superb in organizing data content and information management
  • Responsible, inquisitive and creative (in that order)


To apply for the position, please send your CV and application in English explaining your motivation and qualifications for the job to Please also enclose 2-3 references (place of study/company, name of contact person and e-mail). Articles you have written in English and Chinese and links to video or photography work can be included for reference if possible.

The subject box of the e-mail should read “Student Assistant – Press and Public Diplomacy Department”. If you have any questions about the position, please contact Ms Ting Zhao at



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!