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Research and Innovation Attaché
The Government of Québec has 32 offices abroad, 7 of which are located in the following European cities: Paris, Brussels, London, Munich, Berlin, Barcelona and Rome.
The Québec Government Office in London (QGOL) opened in 1962. It represents the Québec government in the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland and in the Nordic Countries (Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland and Iceland). Its mandate is to develop and support economic, political, institutional and cultural exchanges with the territory.
For more information on the Québec Government Office in London, please consult our website: www.quebec.org.uk
Under the hierarchical authority of the Director of Economic Affairs, the attaché will participate in the development of strategic research and innovation initiatives in collaboration with stakeholders from QGOL territories. The attaché’s work will help position Québec both as a premium partner for research and innovation and for foreign investment in cutting-edge sectors.
The attaché will work closely with his or her colleagues as well as with key research and innovation representatives from his or her assigned area. He or she must also work with the team in charge of international partnerships at the Ministère de l’Économie et de l’Innovation (science and innovation sector), based in Montréal. The attaché must develop a network of representatives from the institutional, academic and business communities and promote the interests of Québec by keeping track of new developments and opportunities and by organizing networking and strategic activities with relevant institutions and partners.
Among other things, the attaché will be required to:
Excellent knowledge of French and English, both spoken and written.
Grade: Attaché(e), grade 08.
Annual salary: £ 52, 166 (level 1)
Working week: 35 hours (Monday to Friday)
Candidates must be cleared to work in the United Kingdom and provide authorization for the verification of their criminal record.
Candidates should send their résumés and a cover letter by email to Ms. Maude- Hélène Richard (firstname.lastname@example.org) before 5pm (British Summer Time) on Sunday, September 22, 2019.
Other relevant information:
Professional references will be required.
Only selected candidates will be contacted.
The Québec Government Office in London is an equal opportunity employer.
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