Job vacancies

The Trade Office of Swiss Industries is currently looking for a Senior Project and Communication Manager. The application deadline is 28 February 2021.

Level of Employment 100%, local employment according to Taiwanese labor law.

Job responsibilities:

  • You initialize, implement and manage projects in the areas of culture, education and media
  • You are responsible for the implementation of public relations work
  • You maintain a close network of contacts with Taiwanese and Swiss partners in your area of responsibilities
  • You are responsible for the website of this representation and the presence in Facebook
  • You carry out translations: Mandarin/English - English/Mandarin

Job requirements:

  • You have a university degree
  • You have at least 5 years of work experience in project management. Stays abroad are an advantage
  • You are used to leading and successfully completing projects and you have experience in the field of digital communication
  • You have a great creative drive, you are a dynamic personality who likes to work independently, you are able to work under pressure and maintain an overview of your diverse tasks even in challenging situations
  • You have excellent networking skills
  • You think strategically and you have excellent conceptual skills
  • You have a broad general knowledge, are interested in Swiss cultural life and you can quickly familiarize yourself with new areas of expertise
  • You are willing if necessary to work outside office hours and at weekends
  • You enjoy working in a team and you have the gift to communicate skillfully with various contact partners. You are a sociable person who is able to act appropriately in all kind of situations
  • You have excellent written and spoken English, excellent written and spoken Mandarin. Knowledge of a Swiss national language is an advantage
  • You are proficient in the most common computer programs (Word, Excel, Outlook, Powerpoint, social media tools)

We offer:

  • Interesting and varied field of activity
  • Room for independent work and initiative

Applicants must submit the following documents in electronic format:

  • Curriculum vitae CV
  • Motivation letter 

Please send your application by email to: taipei@eda.admin.ch by 28 February 2021.

The Trade Office of Swiss Industries in Taipei offers two academic full-time internships each year for university graduates (master). Each internship lasts for a period of 6 months (1 January – 30 June and 1 July – 31 December).

We are currently looking for candidates for an internship starting 1 January 2022. The application deadline is 31 July 2021.

The internship offers a diverse work spectrum and provides an opportunity for the academic intern to collect first-hand work experience in a multi-cultural working environment. The position is remunerated.

Requirements:

  • Swiss citizen, or non-Swiss citizen with legal residence in Switzerland
  • University degree (master). Start of internship is limited at a maximum of 12 months after completion of the university degree
  • Excellent analytical and editorial skills
  • Fluency (written and spoken) in one of the official languages of Switzerland
  • Good knowledge of a second official language of Switzerland and of English
  • Pronounced capabilities in communication and a team player

Job description:

  • Assist in the organization and realization of projects
  • Plan, organize, write and edit contents of the Newsletters
  • Monitor, perform researches, provide analysis and assist in drafting reports on various issues (political, economy, etc.)
  • Public relations work
  • Assist in consular services

Applicants must submit the following documents in electronic format:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Copy of university degree as well as all previous internship documentation
  • Motivation letter (in German, French or Italian)

Please send your application by email to: taipei@eda.admin.ch