Trade/Commercial Assistant

Uganda High Commission Kuala Lumpur

Based: Malaysia(Federal Territory/Kuala Lumpur)

Posted on 2 Oct 2020

Job Description

Assistant Location: Uganda High Commission, Kuala Lumpur

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 foreign businessmen to promote Uganda's products, Tourism and Investment opportunities to the local community and other area of accreditation (Thailand, Indonesia, Brunei, Philippines, Vietnam, Laos PDR, Myanmar and Cambodia).

This person is responsible for assisting Trade /Commercial Officer in promoting Uganda's Trade, Tourism and Investment opportunities to the ASEAN market and extend business partnerships/ engagements between Uganda and Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Brunei, Philippines, Vietnam, Laos PDR and Myanmar; respectively.

This is a local Staff position on local contract and renewable basis open to Malaysians. Minimum Requirements

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

2.    Knowledge of Trade/Business.

3.    Knowledge and ability to market Extractive Industries' products, Tourism and Investment opportunities in the ASEAN.

4.    Experience in organizing and coordinating trade Expos/promotion of business

5.    Knowledge and fluent in both English and local languages.

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

7.    The applicant should be between 28-55 years of age.


The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by the employee within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

How to apply

Applications are invited from interested candidates who meet the above requirements. Please submit your application by email to; not later than 15th October, 2020

•    Kindly include a cover letter and current Curriculum Vitae (CV).

•    Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

Commencement: The successful candidate should be ready to start work by 1st November, 2020.

Plaza OSK Level 10, Jalan Am pang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Telephone: +603 2078 2420 I Fax: +603 20780934 I E-mail: malaysia@mofa.go.u

Company Details

Uganda High Commission Kuala Lumpur



50450 Federal Territory/Kuala Lumpur


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Uganda High Commission in Kuala Lumpur is a Ugandan Government representative Office that covers 9 Countries in the ASEAN region. They include; Malaysia, Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, Lao PDR, Cambodia, and Myanmar.