Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Brussels
The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administration Region
Wanted: Deputy Head, Investment Promotion

Deputy Head, Investment Promotion

The Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in Brussels

(Salary starting at 4,800 per month)


Applications are invited for the position of Deputy Head, Investment Promotion in the Invest Hong Kong Desk of the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office (HKETO) in Brussels.  Invest Hong Kong is the department of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) established to attract and retain foreign direct investment in Hong Kong.

Reporting to the Head of Investment Promotion, the Deputy Head will be responsible for identifying, attracting and supporting companies to set up or expand in Hong Kong by engaging in strategic planning and execution of investment promotion activities, visits to top level executives of leading companies and providing assistance to potential investors in our priority markets namely Spain, Portugal, Ireland, Belgium, The Netherlands and other geographic markets covered by the HKETO in Brussels.  Travel within Europe is required.


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent, preferably in Business Administration or Economics, a higher degree would be an advantage
  • Minimum of 5 years of international sales and/or business development experience, preferably in foreign direct investment promotion or economic development at a managerial position
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills in English and Spanish; proficiency in other European languages would be an advantage
  • Broad knowledge of the European economies and relevant working experience in our priority markets are important. Experience of living and/or doing business in Hong Kong would be an asset
  • Eligible to take up employment in the EU and be prepared to be based in Brussels.

How to Apply

Interested applicants are invited to send a covering letter with full CV, and copies of academic qualification certificates/transcripts and available references from previous employment by post to:

Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office
Rue d'Arlon 118
1040 Brussels

or by email to: general@hongkong-eu.org.

Application closing date: 15 August 2018.  Late applications will not be accepted and only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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