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Foreign Direct Investment Officer

Foreign Direct Investment Officer

hub.brussels in the United States is looking for a Foreign Direct Investment Officer, based in New York.

hub.brussels is the economic development agency of the Brussels-Capital Region in Belgium.

An important aspect of the internationalization of the Brussels economy comes through investments made by foreign companies. In order to attract and support the investment projects of US-based companies we are looking for reinforcement with a Foreign Direct Investment Officer (FDI Officer) for our team in New York City.

Key Responsibilities 

  • Ensure the identification, prospection and support of potential investors (US companies) to encourage foreign direct investment in the Brussels-Capital Region
  • Manage client and stakeholder relationships and provide support services related to the investment projects of potential investors
  • Ensure the correct registration of data concerning (potential) investors and the services provided to US companies
  • In close collaboration with the team you support the US investors in their steps of establishment in Brussels
  • Participate in the definition of the strategy and the action plan Invest for the US market
  • Collaborate to the implementation of the annual action plan Invest in the US (promotion & information seminars, roadshows, trade fairs, etc)
  • Provide strategic advice, briefings, presentations, written reports to the team and management regarding the Invest mission in the US

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, finance, economics or international trade
  • Minimum two years of experience in business development, foreign direct investment, marketing
  • Good knowledge of the US business environment 
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills 
  • Good knowledge of social media tools
  • Command of Microsoft Office
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy in work 
  • Fluency in English
  • Knowledge of French and/or Dutch is a plus
  • Driver’s license is a plus
  • Willingness to travel domestically and to Brussels

This is a full-time position based in New York, offering compensation commensurate with experience. 

All applicants must be eligible to work in the United States of America.

Please send your cover letter and resume via the form below before January 12th, 2020, 12 p.m. (UTC+1).

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