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Career Opportunities

VACANCY:

Trade Coordinator 

DETAILS:

Export Assistance to Jordanian Companies
  • Research potential buyers, importers and/or distributors in the U.S., communicating this information to relevant Jordanian exporters.
  • Research potential opportunities for specific Jordanian exporters
  • Assist Jordanian exporters with contacting and visiting potential U.S. customers.
  • Assist Jordanian companies with participating in trade shows and other relevant events.
  • Follow-up on specific requests made by potential exporters.
  • Handle specific export related leads that are made to the ECB or to the Embassy in Washington.
Research
  • Conduct research on U.S. import requirements
  • Gather and disseminate general market information relevant to Jordanian exporters.
  • Monitor and relay concerns regarding the U.S. – Jordan FTA, (i.e., labor and environmental issues).
  • Gather export statistics and prepare periodic reports on changes in market dynamics and other issues that may affect Jordanian exporters to the U.S.

Promotion

  • Promote Jordanian exports to potential US buyers through presentations in meetings or in forums and conferences.

Other Duties

  •  Perform other similar or related duties as and when assigned by the Director of the ECB. 

QUALIFICATIONS:

Formal Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Economics, Marketing or Management, or any equivalent combination of education, experience and training that provides the required knowledge and skills.

 Work Experience

  •  3 to 5 years experience in business development, sales or marketing.
  •   International sales and marketing experience desirable. 

Language Skills:

  • Excellent knowledge of written and spoken English. 
  • Arabic is a plus

 Competencies:

  •  Knowledge of current economic and investment trends vis-à-vis Jordan and the U.S. and the ability to apply this information to key aspects of the job.
  • Good interpersonal skills; ability to sell and market Jordanian products.
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and public speaking skills; ability to write correspondence and reports.
  • Good computer skills: competent in using MS Office, PowerPoint, Internet, Email, and database programs.

Internships

The Economic and Commerce Bureau welcomes interns who are interested in gaining further knowledge and work experience in the area of Jordan–U.S. Economic Relations. Kindly email info@jordanecb.org with a copy of your resume with a cover letter explaining your academic and work background, in addition to your interest in interning with the ECB.

Additional Resources

Embassy of Jordan, Washington D.C.

Jordan Investment Board

Jordan Ministry of Industry and Trade

 

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