June Newsletter is out!

We can’t believe it is already June! 

Before we head for our summer holidays, there’s time for the last newsletter of the season. The June newsletter letter includes upcoming events, exciting news, and job opportunities from our member companies and us!

Read the full newsletter here and subscribe.

FBCC is looking for a part-time Marketing and Events Coordinator

If you are looking for a chance to gain valuable experience working in a dynamic environment, you may be just the person we are looking for.

JOB DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Delivery of all the Chamber’s marketing and communication activities
• Creating content for monthly newsletter and website
• Updating and maintaining Chamber’s website and social media pages (Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Instagram)
• Representing the Chamber at a variety of functions, including outside normal office hours.
• Taking part in event planning with the GM – from initial idea generation, venue sourcing, creation, and design of invitations and advertisements, to coordinating on and after the day.
• Other daily office management functions.

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:
• Fluent English, both written and spoken, is essential, Finnish or any other language appreciated;
• Good written and oral communication skills;
• Good social media knowledge
• Previous marketing or content creation experience is an advantage;
• Previous sales experience is an advantage;
• Experience with various software desirable (Microsoft Office, Canva, InDesign)
• Interest in Finland and advancing business relations between the UK and the Nordics
• Independent, proactive and innovative approach to work, with the ability to take initiative
and come up with new ideas;
• Good time-management skills, with the ability to multitask and effectively prioritise incoming
workload;
• Outgoing personality with the ability to work with people across all levels.

This is a part-time role, 2-3 days per week lasting a minimum of 4-6 months, with flexible working arrangements. Compensation for the role will be £10 per hour + travel expenses to events/meetings. The ideal start date would be between August-September onwards. The position is open to people with a valid residence permit in the UK (e.g. settled or pre-settled status).

Please apply by sending your CV and cover letter to jade(a)fbcc.co.uk

Borenius is seeking a lawyer for their IP & Technology Team

Borenius is hiring an Associate for their highly recognised and skilled team IP & Technology Team. The suitable candidate will need 1 – 4 years of experience in intellectual property and/or technology to join.

Borenius offers the opportunity to work on some of the most demanding intellectual property and technology-related matters on the market.

Fluency in written and spoken Finnish and English is essential.

Apply to this role by 22 May.

Find out more here.

The Finnish Embassy in London is hiring!

The Embassy of Finland in London is hiring an Adviser of Communications and Political Affairs for a fixed-term contract of around 10 months from 20.6.2022 onwards.

Requirements for the role:

  • Relevant degree and work experience
  • Excellent knowledge of both oral and written Finnish and English
  • IT and organisational abilities
  • Diligence and cooperation skills

Employment is governed by UK law. Kindly send your applications via email to sanomat.LON(at)formin.fi by 15.5.2022. Please attach your CV and your salary expectation.

Find out more about the position here.

Goodwille is hiring!

FBCC Patron Goodwille is always looking for new talent to join their team.

Their open positions include HR Administrators and Advisors, Payroll Assistants & Officers, Corporate Governance Associates & Consultants, and Financial Assistants & Controllers. If you’re permanently living in the UK, fluent in a Nordic language, and possess a strong client service and team ethic, you may just be the person they are looking for.

Please visit Goodwille’s Career page for more information and how to apply by clicking here!

FBCC Corporate member Ekte is hiring!

FBCC Corporate member Ekte Nordic Kitchen is currently looking for Chefs and Front of House employees to join their team. The Scandinavian-influenced restaurant is located in the Bloomberg Arcade in the City of London.

This is a great opportunity to work for Jessen & Co Ltd, an established company with a 20-year history at the top end of London Restaurants, and to also further your career within the hospitality industry in one of the most competitive food capitals in the world.

Ekte, meaning genuine or real in Norwegian, offers a varied Nordic menu with each dish taking inspiration from the Northern hemisphere. Using only carefully sourced, sustainable ingredients, Ekte’s menus – which are overseen by Swedish-born Executive Chef Robin Freeman – celebrate everything each season has to offer. 

If you’d like to know more about the open positions, please click here!

To apply for the Chef positions, email your CV to simon(a)ektelondon.co.uk, or if you’d like to apply for a Front of House position, please email your CV to salvatore(a)ektelondon.co.uk.

 

The Finnish Embassy in London is recruiting trainees!

The Finnish Embassy in London is looking for 3 interns for 3- 5 months starting in the summer/early autumn. Only people who have a valid residence permit in the UK (settled or pre-settled status) can apply for the internships.  

The Finnish Embassy in London is looking to fill three roles in their:

1. Consulate

2. Country Image / Communications Team

3. Political and economic policy team

If necessary, interns also assist officials in other tasks and participate in events at the embassy.

A suitable applicant must have good written and oral proficiency in Finnish and English as well as the ability to use general computer programs. Internships are aimed at university students or recent graduates. Finnish citizenship is a requirement for a consular trainee.

FBCC March Newsletter 2021

We hope that everyone is doing well and enjoying the longer and sunnier days!

It is time for FBCC’s third newsletter for the year, which includes several open positions at our Patron and Member companies, new upcoming events, and other news including changes in the FBCC board. Also, we have an exciting offer for FBCC members at the end of the newsletter, which is worth checking out!

To read the newsletter click here

 

FBCC Patron F-Secure is recruiting!

FBCC Patron F-Secure is recruiting for several positions in London and other locations within the United Kingdom.

The roles F-Secure is looking to fill in London:

F-Secure has other open positions you can look up here.

Nobody knows cyber security like F-secure. For three decades, F-secure has driven innovations in cyber security, defending tens of thousands of companies and millions of people.

With unsurpassed experience in endpoint protection as well as detection and response, F-secure shields enterprises and consumers against everything from advanced cyber-attacks and data breaches to widespread ransomware infections.

Visit F-Secure’s website to learn more.

 

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.