Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Programs and Research Assistant Job for May or Recent Grad with China Center U.S. Chamber of Commerce

 

Position description

Work with the China team to develop and execute programs and events. Conduct research, help write daily reports on relevant news and policy developments and provide general administrative and logistical support. 

RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Conduct research on emerging issues for American business interests in China. 
  • Provide program and logistical coordination for meetings, events, and missions. 
  • Help manage revenues and expenses for events. 
  • Maintain database and marketing materials. 
  • Schedule meetings. 
  • Provide other operational and administrative support as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in international affairs or related field, particularly with an emphasis on China studies.
  • 1-3 years’ experience in China or on issues related to China.
  • Knowledge of current political and economic issues affecting U.S. businesses in China.
  • Excellent writing skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong organization and detail oriented.
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities and meet deadlines.
  • Experience in planning and managing events.
  • Advanced MS Office and computer skills.
  • Proficiency in Chinese strongly preferred.

We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, marital status, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. Our talent acquisition and employment policies are inclusive. We respect both the spirit and letter of the laws of equal employment opportunity.

Apply on the U.S. Chamber job page.