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Business Sweden - Investment Advisor

March 22nd, 2023

Business Sweden - Investment Advisor

Do you have a strong drive for delivering value to clients within market expansion and growth in a highly international context? Would you like to work in the intersection of business and diplomacy, interacting with executives and senior politicians? Take this opportunity to be part of Business Sweden’s team in Japan.

The Business Sweden team in Tokyo is strengthening the capacity in the area of Battery, Automotive & Materials in Tokyo with an Investment Advisor for Investments to Sweden. The position is based in Tokyo. This role is a part of the investment promotion organisation at Business Sweden with an objective to attract establishments and investments in Sweden from Japanese companies in the battery, automotive & materials. Investments types vary from strategic alliances, R&D, manufacturing establishment, or capital-oriented investments. 

The position's responsibility will be to drive business development with relevant Japanese companies and organisations to unlock investments to Sweden. You will interface with senior management in leading companies and explore strategic development plans to match these with opportunities in Sweden. You will work closely with Business Sweden's Investment team in Stockholm and in the APAC region, as well as relevant companies and organisations in Sweden. You will have the responsibility for building a client network, generating meetings, securing site visits and their conversion to job creating investments and establishments. 

We believe you have at least 10 years of relevant industry experience and relevant network, from the industry or related organisation e.g. industry association. You have experience from working in an international environment, company or even similar position from other trade & invest promoting organisations. 

The right candidate will join a fun a high-performing team in Tokyo, and a workplace with a lot of flexibility, international culture, work-life balance and freedom under own responsibility. Our culture is high-energy entrepreneurial and dynamic, which encourages everyone to contribute at their very best. We also go to great lengths to care for each other and help out whenever needed.

This position is based in Tokyo, Japan. 

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