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Friday, 21st August 2020

Uganda High Commission, Kuala Lumpur is seeking applicants for a Trade/Commercial Assistant position.

Job Summary: The Trade/Commercial Assistant will be responsible for engaging with local and foreignbusinessmen to promote Uganda’s products, Tourism and Investment opportunitiesto the local community and other area of accreditation (Thailand, Indonesia,Brunei, Philippines, Vietnam, Laos PDR, Myanmar).

This person is responsible for assisting Trade /CommercialOfficer in promoting Uganda’s Trade, Tourism and Investment opportunities tothe ASEAN market and extend business partnerships/ engagements between Uganda andMalaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Brunei, Philippines, Vietnam, Laos PDR andMyanmar; respectively.

This is a local Staff position on local contractand renewable basis open to Malaysians.  

Minimum Requirements

1.     Bachelor’s Degreein Business studies or related field with experience of at least 4 years in Business.

2.     Knowledge of Trade/Business.

3.     Knowledge andability to market Extractive Industries’ products, Tourism and Investmentopportunities in the ASEAN.

4.     Experience inorganizing and coordinating trade Expos/promotion of business

5.     Knowledge andfluent in both English and local languages.

6.     Knowledge ofstandards, regulations, and policies of business in the ASEAN region.

7.     The applicantshould be between 28-55 years of age.


The aboveinformation on this description has been designed to indicate the generalnature and level of work performed by the employee within this classification.It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory ofall duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assignedto this job.

How to apply

Applications are invited from interested candidateswho meet the above requirements. Please submit your application by email to; malaysia@mofa.go.ugnot later than August 30th, 2020.

·        kindly include a cover letter and current Curriculum Vitae (CV).

·        Only short-listed applicants will becontacted.

Commencement: The successful candidate should be ready to startwork by 15th September 2020.

Source: Uganda High Commission Kuala Lumpur