Congratulations our Corporate Member Light Cognitive!

Three of our Corporate Member Light Cognitive’s projects have been longlisted in the Dezeen Awards.

The Awards identifies the world’s best architecture, interiors and design, as well as the studios and the individual architects and designers producing the most outstanding work. Dezeen Awards are judged by an international panel comprised of 75 leading figures from the architecture and design world.

Longlisted Dezeen Awards projects have been selected from over 4,300 entries from 85 countries for the third edition of their awards programme, which celebrates the world’s best architecture, interiors and design as well as studios and individuals producing the most outstanding work.

First Light Cognitive project has been longlisted in the Lighting Design category of Dezeen Awards 2020. The studio recreates natural light in indoor spaces, using artificial windows and light panels. The company has designed horizon and sky luminaires that recreate a sense of openness and connection to nature, which are adaptable to any space.

You can check it out here.

Second Light Cognitive project has been longlisted in the Architectural Lighting Design category of Dezeen Awards 2020. Light Cognitive has created a lighting technology that recreates natural light in indoor spaces, using artificial windows and light panels. The studio has designed horizon and sky luminaires that recreate a sense of openness and connection to nature, which are adaptable to any space.

You can check it out here.

 

Third Light Cognitive project has been longlisted in the workplace design project category of Dezeen Awards 2020: an artificial light window that mimics natural light and supports wellbeing. Client: Paulig.

You can check it out here.

 

The FBCC is back from the holidays!

The FBCC is back from the holidays with a new team, energised and ready to work. Trainees Alina and Ella have finally arrived to London and joined our new General Manager Jade.

We hope you all had an amazing summer and you are ready for the upcoming autumn. We look forward to seeing you all at our virtual and live events soon!

We have also published our August newsletter and you can read it here

 

FBCC Corporate Member Scandikitchen is recruiting!

 

FBCC Corporate member ScandiKitchen is looking for a Management Accountant

ScandiKitchen is the UK’s biggest independent pan-Scandinavian food importer and distributor. They have an online retail operation delivering food to the UK and internationally along with a busy café and store in central London. Their wholesale arm distributes branded goods to independents and major retailers across the UK.

To support their ambitious growth plans, they are looking for an entrepreneurially minded Management Accountant to assist with strategy and manage our day-to-day accounting requirements. The role also looks after our HR processes and payroll.

This position would suit a newly qualified Management Account (ACCA, CIMA etc) or someone with equivalent solid working experience and knowledge. This role is full time and based in their office in Park Royal NW10.

To read more and apply for this position click here.

New trainees at the FBCC

This week the FBCC is welcoming two new trainees for the autumn 2020 period, please welcome Ella and Alina!

Ella is currently studying a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration at the Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences, UAS, in Helsinki. During her studies she has been focusing on finance and digital marketing. Before moving to London, she has been working in finance and sales. She is looking forward to learning about effective use of digital marketing and Finnish companies operating in the UK market. Ella is very excited about living in London this autumn and building her own professional network. For the future she wishes that the internship will help her grow as a young professional.

Alina is also studying a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration at Haaga-Helia UAS, and she is majoring in marketing and communications. Alina did her Erasmus exchange this Spring in Madrid, studying International Business and Digital Marketing at the Universidad Europea de Madrid. She is very excited to spend this autumn in London, working in an international environment and exploring the dynamic and lively city. Her goal for the autumn is to develop her networking skills and learn more about the ways that Finnish businesses operate in the UK. She hopes that the internship will enhance her future career in international business and help her create her own business network.

We wish the entire network happy rest of the summer, and hope to see you soon at our upcoming webinars and events!

FBCC Patron Goodwille is recruiting!

 

FBCC patron Goodwille is looking for an ambitious Marketing Executive, fluent in a Nordic language (preferably Swedish or Norwegian), to join their Marketing and Business Development team in London. Within your role you will be responsible for;

  • Managing, developing & growing our social media presence
  • Writing stories & articles in English for online distribution
  • Owning internal communication across the two sites
  • Managing the CSR initiative
  • Managing & organising webinars, events & seminars, in the UK & internationally
  • Proactively growing our network across the UK & Nordic countries
  • Promoting Goodwille to fast-growing Nordic businesses looking at entering the UK
  • Representing Goodwille at networking events

Although not a prerequisite, anyone that can demonstrate experience working with Photoshop or inDesign, along with experience in graphic design would be advantageous. The applicant should be able to demonstrate experience working across social media channels, preferably within a B2B organisation.

In addition to your main role as a Marketing Executive you will also be expected to support the close-knit marketing department with varied day-to-day tasks across the marketing mix. Reporting to the Marketing Manager but working day-to-day alongside another Marketing Executive you will be expected to confidently work independently, to manage your time and proactively develop your projects. As you grow in the role there is the opportunity to mould and develop the role into a position you find stimulating.

Goodwille a modern, forward-thinking and inclusive organisation, capable of offering an environment in which to accelerate your career in marketing & communications.

Read more about the position here.

Finnish-British Chamber of Commerce

The FBCC is an independent, non-profit organisation, recognized throughout the Finnish, British and international business communities. The Chamber offers four different membership categories: Patron, Corporate, Professional and Young Professional.