Trade Advisor (Ref: RUTA)
Remuneration: Market Related

Position in the Government sector in Pretoria - Gauteng
Posted On Thursday 17 May 2018
Job Description:

Exciting opportunity in Business Hub of Embassy to South Africa, based in Pretoria. The unit facilitates trade promotion of exports in Southern and Eastern Africa as well as investment promotion for the European country.

Main job function

Overseeing projects in the fields of export and investments

Monitoring economic development and identification of business potentials in various sectors

Providing information on projects related to business development in Southern and Eastern Africa for business and industries, and consultation with companies

Foster business networks and trade promotions

Provide reports and guidelines for stakeholders


Higher degree in Economics or Bachelors in Business Administration


At least five years’ experience in a related field

Knowledge of the market specifications in the Sub-Saharan Region with respect to export promotion is essential, as is experience in negotiating with national and international stakeholders.

Excellent English skills (verbal and written) are essential, and an understanding of German is required. 

The candidate should be willing to travel both regionally and internationally. 

A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position.  Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks.  We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

Please contact Ruth Underwood