Job Openings

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

Job Offer: Trade Fair Assistant

German Trade Office Taipei (GTO) / DEinternational Taiwan Ltd.
The GTO is the official delegation of German Industry and Commerce and a member of the worldwide network of German Chambers of Commerce Abroad, with offices at 130 locations in 90 countries. Established in 1981, the GTO actively promotes economic relations between Taiwan and Germany and represents the interest of German business in Taiwan. Today the GTO is the core of an extensive network of German and Taiwanese companies.
The GTO provides professional, comprehensive and customer-focused services through its service unit DEinternational, which offers bilateral market entry and expansion services, trade fair services, legal and investment services as well as recruitment and training services. DEinternational is also the Taiwan representative of Messe Berlin and NürnbergMesse.

Description
Reporting to the Project Manager, the trade fair assistant will be responsible for assisting in implementing the operational and logistics aspects of the assigned exhibitions and events, such as:
-    Sales of exhibition space and make cold calls for the assigned trade shows
-    Sale of entrance ticket for visitors
-    Plan and execute e-marketing campaigns which include updating the website, making regular e-DMs and post-show report etc.
-    Management of the database
-    Assist the organization of events in Taiwan and Germany

Qualification
-    Bachelor Degree
-    A self-starter, fast learner, detail oriented, proactive, energetic
-    Good written and oral communication skills in English. German language skills are considered a plus
-    Good in using Microsoft Office, Power Point, Excel or HTML

The job will start from 18th of September 2017 and is first limited to a duration of 6 months until the end of March 2018 with the possibility to be converted into a permanent position.

Please send your applications in English to chang.wanda(at)taiwan.ahk.de

Job Offer: Manager Media & Communications

The German Trade Office Taipei (GTO) is offering a position as Manager Media & Communications.

The GTO is the official delegation of German Industry and Commerce and a member of the German Chambers of Commerce Worldwide Network with offices in over 80 countries. Established in 1981, the GTO actively promotes economic relations between Taiwan and Germany and represents the interest of German business in Taiwan. The office covers activities from supporting business delegations, offering investment consulting, releasing publications to organizing symposiums and networking events.

For details about the job description, candidate profile and application procedure please download the German job advertisement here.

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 internship positions for three up to six months. Interns are paid an accommodation allowance.

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 implying 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 internship period starts in February 2018.

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 April 2018. In order to apply, please send your cover letter, curriculum vitae (both in German) as well as relevant supporting documents to Ms. Linda Blechert, Tel.: 02-8758-5804, blechert.linda(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