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Investment Advisor

  • Application Deadline: May 24, 2021
  • Stockholm
  • Application Deadline: May 24, 2021
  • Stockholm

Take this opportunity to join the Trade & Invest Facilitation team in Stockholm, a great opportunity to grow in an analytical, advisory role to attract and support international companies establishing their business in Sweden.

One of Business Sweden’s missions is to promote investment opportunities and facilitate investment processes for foreign companies who seek to invest in Sweden. We work proactively in selected investment areas and industries that can be further developed through foreign investments.

We are now looking for a new member to our team Trade & Investment Facilitation. You will handle incoming inquiries from foreign companies mainly about how to establish a business in Sweden. Questions include rules and regulations, employment matters, taxes, business costs, location search and selection, external service providers, public authorities and more. You will also provide support to colleagues in Business Sweden’s Ecosystems as well as Swedish regional partners in different investment processes and client dialogues. The main focus for the role is to provide essential information on Swedish conditions relevant for the international companies decisions in favor of Sweden.

Business Sweden is utilizing GIS, a digital map tool, to visualize and analyze data and business opportunities in Sweden, for example by illustrating clusters and presenting available establishment sites across Sweden. In your role, you will be a key user in our platform ArcGIS and be responsible for data collection, visualization and analyzing data, as well as the development of the tool and new maps. You will work closely with Swedish regions and municipalities to support in adding new sites and also support international companies in site selection processes. You will also be able to create and present valuable reports to clients in important investment processes, as well as manage and drive new projects in this digital tool.

In the role as Investment Advisor,

  • You independently handle incoming inquiries from international companies and secure we provide essential information to relevant clients in a service-minded way to support decision-making and facilitate establishment processes.

  • You research and produce generic and tailor-made information on Swedish conditions and requirements for establishments including factual based information.

  • You are our key user of the platform ArcGIS, responsible for both data collection and visualization.

  • You present produced information in clear and structured formats, easy accessible for investors and target groups in different investment processes.

  • You cooperate with different internal teams as well as external partners.

Work with great people

Tiantian Liao
Consultant, China
"Diverse projects, opportunities to quickly develop & the trust from clients are what I truly appreciate with this job"
Vlad Månsson
Country Manager, USA
"This is a great place for rapid career development because of the opportunities to learn from colleagues all over the world"
Samiksha Jalan
Consultant, London
"I love working at Business Sweden because every hour and every day always brings different opportunities"
Elsa Stefenson
Trade Commissioner, Chile
"I find it incredibly rewarding to see ideas grow and become successful projects"
Youssef Benchaqroun
Consultant, Morocco
"We provide a real added value and create an impact towards our clients"
Bong-Soon Park
Senior Project Manager, South Korea
"My greatest motivation is seeing the positive impact our job has on our clients"

Skills & Requirements

Formal requirements in the role:

  • A Master of Business administration or equivalent.
  • 3-5 years of relevant experience.
  • Experience from investment or trade promotion work is meriting.
  • Experience from working in projects focused on information search and fact finding is required, experience from leading such projects is meriting.
  • Competence in handling of statistical information from different types of data sources.
  • Previous experience in ArcGIS environment is meriting.
  • Proficiency in Swedish and English.

Personal characteristics:

  • Service minded, business-focused, analytical and a team player
  • High level of communication and presentation skills, including interaction with different teams, across units as well as with external parties.

You will operate in a dynamic, highly international environment where you are expected to connect and support across Business Sweden.

You will report to the Manager, Trade & Invest Facilitation. The position is based in the Business Sweden office in Stockholm.

Does this describe you?

If so, please submit your resume together with a personal cover letter as soon as possible as we will be screening applications on a rolling basis to fill the position. We look forward to your application!

For more information regarding the position, please contact Carin Skoglar, recruiting manager.

Great Place to Work

  • Global exchanges and career opportunities

  • Exclusive focus on our client’s growth agenda

  • Extensive responsibility

  • Diversified teams with world class colleagues

  • Training academy for continuous development

  • Entrepreneurial environment

About the company

Business Sweden is a global consultancy organization with approximately 500 colleagues working in 46 countries. We all share the same passion - creating maximum value for Sweden.

Business Sweden’s purpose is to help Swedish companies grow global sales and international companies invest and expand in Sweden.
Through our consultancy services we offer our customers strategic advice and hands-on support in their international growth and establishment.

Business Sweden is owned by the Swedish Government and the industry, a partnership that provides access to contacts and networks at all levels.

At Business Sweden we value and encourage applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds related to culture, gender, age, ethnicity, race, religion and belief, disability, nationality, sexual orientation and gender identity.
The diversity of our people is an important foundation of our culture and builds a workplace where everyone can contribute with unique experiences, perspectives and cultures.

OUR VALUESOur high performance culture rests on that all our employees live our core values. We will never have guidelines for every situation we will meet, but if all of us are guided by a strong sense of our values, we will always navigate in the right direction.

RESPONSIBILITYThis is the foundation of our culture. Taking responsibility is a way to show commitment to our work. We take ownership of the relationships with our clients and stay true to our word.

COLLABORATIONAlone we can do so little; together we can do so much. Collaboration knows no geographical borders. At Business Sweden, we act as one global team to create the best possible value for our clients.

IMPACTBy monitoring the world around us and identifying possibilities , we make a difference by helping companies to seize new, sustainable business opportunities. We create impact both for our clients and for Sweden.

Carin Skoglar | Contact Person

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