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Vacancy: Adviser – Political and Economic Team

The Norwegian Embassy in London is looking for an adviser for the political and economic team. The Embassy in London is one of Norway's largest foreign service missions. We are about 30 employees divided into the following teams: political and economic team (foreign and domestic policy, economics, trade, energy, security and defence policy), arts and communication team, administration team and consular affairs team. The Norwegian Embassy offers a dynamic and interdisciplinary work environment. The Embassy is located in Belgravia in Central London.

Job description:

  • Economic analysis and research
  • Project and event management
  • Support functions for visiting Norwegian delegations
  • Some adminiastrative support functions

The right candidate…

  • Has higher education (Bachelor or Masters degree) preferrable within Economy, Finance or Business
  • Has experience in economic analysis and reporting
  • Har good knowledge of the British political system and business environment
  • Has excellent communication skills in English. Knowledge of a Scandinavian language a plus
  • Has good ICT knowledge
  • Has the ability to build networks
  • Is analytic, strategic, efficient, dependable and enjoys working both independently and in teams

Terms:

  • Employment based on UK contract
  • Eligible to work in the UK (citizen or settled status)
  • Salary subject to agreement
  • Probationary period of six months
  • Appointment starts: 01.09.2021

Application deadline: 12.05.2021.

Candidates should submit their application including a brief CV, diploma transcripts, a list of references and other relevant documents to: London.Stillinger@mfa.no. The subjet line should read: “Application – Political Adviser”

Questions about the position can be directed to:

Minister Counsellor Vibeke Rysst-Jensen: vibeke.rysst-jensen@mfa.no

Questions about practical matters regarding employment can be directed to:

Counsellor Ragnhild Øverjordet: ragnhild.overjordet@mfa.no