British High Commission New Delhi
Senior Trade Advisor – Agriculture, Agri-Tech & Food & Drink
The UK Department for Business and Trade (DBT), operating from the British High Commission network, is looking to fill a vacancy of Senior Trade Advisor – Agriculture, AgriTech, and Food & Drink in our trade team at the British High Commission New Delhi.
This role will assist trade from the UK to India by supporting UK companies to export to India in the Agriculture, Agri-Tech, and Food & Drink sectors. There will be an element of market access work, where you will be expected to support the Cluster Manager on essential market access priorities, roughly 25% of the time.
The job holder will broadly work on three pillars: Commercial Opportunities, Market Development, and Market Access. You will demonstrate how you will quickly acquire an in-depth knowledge of the Agriculture and Food and drink sector, ideally both in the UK and India.
The application closing date is 17th October 2023
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About The British High Commission New Delhi
The British High Commission New Delhi is the diplomatic mission of the United Kingdom in India. It is located at Shantipath in Chanakyapuri, New Delhi.
The High Commission is responsible for representing the UK government in India and promoting bilateral relations between the two countries. It also provides consular services to British nationals in India.
The High Commission is headed by the British High Commissioner to India, who is currently Alex Ellis.
The High Commission has a number of different departments, including:
- Political and Economic Section: This section is responsible for liaising with the Indian government on political and economic issues.
- Consular Section: This section provides consular services to British nationals in India, such as issuing passports and visas, and providing assistance in emergencies.
- Trade and Investment Section: This section is responsible for promoting trade and investment between the UK and India.
- Cultural Section: This section is responsible for promoting cultural exchanges between the UK and India.
The British High Commission New Delhi is a busy and important diplomatic mission, playing a vital role in strengthening relations between the UK and India.