We are now looking for a new colleague to join our fantastic team in India.
Ranked among the world’s largest economies, India has become a global innovation and start-up hub that leading companies can benefit from. In line with development and urbanization, the match between Swedish expertise and the Indian market demand is rapidly increasing. This is an exciting time to grow your career in a dynamic market and region.
Today there are about 220 Swedish companies registered in India, and over 1 200 Swedish companies make business deals to a value of SEK 1 million annually.
Business Sweden India accelerate sales, propel landing, and minimize risk for Swedish companies in the South Asia region, including India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and the Maldives.
As consultant with Business Sweden you will work in a vibrant environment where you will lead and deliver projects that provide support to Swedish companies in their international business development and global expansion
What do we expect from you?
We are looking for a person who has an exceptional drive and a can-do mindset.
Duties include supporting our clients’ growth strategies by participating in diverse consulting assessments (e.g. market entry, feasibility studies, sector analysis, partners search) and promotion activities (e.g. support in driving platforms, initiatives, trade delegation and exhibitions). It will often include arrangement of and participation in business meetings between clients and local actors.
In addition, you will answer export-related questions from Swedish companies or stakeholder. Our relevancy with clients depends on our ability to bring new market insights, in-depth market analyses and a best-in-class strategic, consultative advisory.
Our projects mainly cover India and the South Asia region, although we often work in cross-market projects with our colleagues in the other APAC offices.
Skills & Requirements
Who are we looking for?
You have a higher academic degree, probably a Master of Science in Engineering and/or Business Administration from a well-regarded school
We believe you have a background as a management consultant and have relevant working experience up to 4-5 years (Consultant)
You have an interest in business development and internationalization
You are results-oriented and analytical
Team-working skills are highly valued as well as passion for and ability to handle new challenges
You have experience from an international context from studying or working
A high level of proficiency in both Swedish and English is a requirement
Location: New Delhi, Bangalore (with a possibility to start from Sweden and move to India at a later stage)
Does this describe you?
If so, we can’t wait to read your application! Please send your CV together with a personal cover letter as soon as possible as we will be screening applications continuously, but no later than the of 13th of July.
For more information regarding the position, please feel free to contact Cecilia Oskarsson, Trade & Invest Commissioner to India.
For more information regarding the process, please contact Jonas Lundmark, HR Business Partner APAC.
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.