Job Listing: Business & Communications Advisor

Join our team as Business and Communications Advisor - Photo:Johannes Worsøe Berg/@johanneswberg
The Consulate General is looking for a staff member to help promote Norwegian business interests and manage its communications in NYC.

The Royal Norwegian Consulate General in New York is looking for a Business and Communications Advisor. The right candidate will promote and support Norwegian business interests in New York and develop and execute the Consulate General’s communication strategies.

The Business and Communications Advisor's primary responsibility is the promotion and support of Norwegian innovation and business interests in New York. The Advisor will also develop and execute the Consulate General’s communication strategies.

The Advisor is a member of the larger team supporting the Norwegian government’s cultural, economic, and public diplomacy objectives in New York.

The Advisor will cover the tech, finance, life-sciences, and renewable energy sectors. As such, great networking skills are a requirement and a varied and social work day should be expected. 

Ideal candidates will have experience working in New York's startup, finance or business communities. Those with previous work in communications, media, or advertising are also of interest.

Read the full job listing and apply before February 27th 2020. 

Candidates will be expected to understand and work between both local and Norwegian cultures. The consulate values independence, strong communications skills, and an ability to execute independently and as a member of a team. 

Please note that candidates must hold a valid residence and work permit upon employment. If you are not a U.S. citizen and do not have a Green Card, you need to have a valid A- or G-visa. Please state clearly in the application if you are a U.S. citizen or which work permit/visa you hold.

For inquiries, please contact:
Deputy Consul General, Marit B. Randsborg, [email protected]
Consul, Viggo Jørgensen, [email protected]
Business and Communications Advisor: Svenn R. Andersen, [email protected]