Job Openings

Here you can find current job openings at the German Trade Office Taipei and DEinternational Taiwan Ltd.

Internship

An internship at the German Trade Office Taipei (GTO) offers you an insight into the tasks and day-to-day business of the German Delegation of Industries and Commerce in Taiwan. You will be working on current topics concerning German-Taiwanese trade, have the chance to gather in-depth knowledge about the Taiwanese economy and to gain experience in the Taiwanese business culture. The German Trade Office regularly offers two paid internship positions for three up to six months.

Among the tasks assigned to interns are:

  • Conducting market research and compiling market analyses
  • Supporting current projects, e. g. organizing seminars, receptions and other events
  • Processing inquiries of German companies
  • Preparing visits of the GTO, e. g. to Taiwanese universities, institutions and companies
  • Summarizing, translating and editing of newspaper articles for the weekly newsletter

Requirements:

  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor or Master program or in between a Bachelor and Master program
  • Major in business studies, economics, law, Chinese studies or similar fields
  • Native proficiency in German, fluent in English; Chinese is a plus
  • Proficient knowledge in MS Office (2007); Adobe Suite is a plus
  • Abroad studies or work experience in Taiwan, PR China or Hong Kong are a plus

Application:

In order to apply, please send your cover letter in German indicating your desired entry date and period of time, curriculum vitae as well as relevant supporting documents to Ms. Linda Blechert, Tel.: 02-8758-5804, Fax: 02-8758-5833, blechert.linda(at)taiwan.ahk.de. The next possible starting date is April 2017.

Junior Barrister

The German Trade Office Taipei regularly offers one position for a junior barrister (Rechtsreferendar) as part of the “Wahlstation” program for a period of three to four months. The focus of the junior barrister training is private, trade and corporate law. A junior barrister supports in mediation cases between German and Taiwanese companies and gives legal advice about issues concerning German or Taiwanese trade law and company foundation in Germany. Furthermore, the junior barrister takes part in the editing, translation and summarizing of newspaper articles concerning the Taiwanese economy for the weekly newsletter.

The German Trade Office does not offer monetary compensation for junior barristers.

Requirements:

  • Currently accredited as junior barrister in Germany
  • Native proficiency in German, fluent in English; Chinese is a plus
  • Proficient knowledge in MS Office (2007)
  • Abroad studies or work experience in Taiwan, PR China or Hong Kong is a plus

Application:

The next possible starting time is Oktober 2016. In order to apply, please send your cover letter, curriculum vitae (both in German) as well as relevant supporting documents to Mr. Robert Herzner, Tel.: 02-8758-5804, Fax: 02-8758-5833, herzner.robert(at)taiwan.ahk.de.

International Trade Bldg., 19F-9
No. 333, Keelung Rd., Sec. 1
Taipei 11012, Taiwan
Tel.: +886-2-8758-5800
Fax: +886-2-8758-5833
info(at)taiwan.ahk.de