Commercial Office of Ecuador in Stockholm

Placement: Stockholm

About the organization

The Commercial Office of Ecuador in Stockholm (PRO ECUADOR) is one of the 30 worldwide offices of the Ministry of Production, Foreign Trade, Investment and Fisheries, in charge of export and investment promotion. The Commercial Office is part of the Embassy of Ecuador in Sweden and is in charge of export and investment promotion in the Nordic countries (Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Norway and Iceland), serving as the trade representative for commercial, investment and technology transfer related matters.

Internship assignments

  • Support the Trade Commissioner in the development of commercial intelligence reports that include collecting primary data, talking with Swedish organizations and private companies, and browsing trade and commercial intelligence databases.
  • Support the Trade Commissioner in setting up meeting with potential importers for Ecuadorian products, and preparing trade-related data and presentations.
  • Accompany and participate at diverse trade shows organized in Stockholm, as well as participate in field visits to companies.
  • Assist the Office with the translation of documents from Swedish to English and vice versa.
  • Assist the Office in the organization of events and coordinate with the diverse parties involved.
  • Assist the Office with research related matters regarding trade and investments.

Qualifications

  • Communications skills. The candidate should be able to transmit ideas in a concise form both in English and Swedish, over email, phone and in face-to-face meetings.
  • Writing skills in Swedish and English to write reports and create presentations.
  • Basic interest of trade (exports and imports).
  • Proactivity and ability to multi-task.

Merit experiences/competencies

  • Spanish knowledge is a plus.
  • Background in Trade, International Relations, Business Administration, Public Policy is a plus.
  • The candidate will be in contact with business counterparts; knowledge of business networks is a plus.

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