Working in our Europe offices

Our European teams are based in Istanbul (Turkey), Hamburg (Germany), London (England), Madrid (Spain), Milan (Italy), Moscow (Russia) and Paris (France).  

Alison Adams is our Regional Director for Europe, based in Hamburg.

Team culture and life in the region

Our highly skilled Europe teams operate in a professional, fast-paced, commercial environment - all set in some of the most exciting cities and dynamic, sophisticated markets in the world. We have around 35 people across our European locations.

Collaborating with experienced practitioners, operating with different cultures, and an ever-changing business landscape mean that no two days are the same for our people based in Europe. If you’re driven and have a strong desire to help some of New Zealand’s leading companies further their success on the global stage, or to tell the ‘New Zealand Story’, you’ll enjoy what we do and thrive within NZTE’s Europe team.

Some roles do require you to be able to travel, domestically or internationally - how often you might travel varies according to the position. 

Roles we recruit most often
  • Business Development Managers
  • Trade Commissioners
  • Marketing and Communications
  • Regional Operations
  • Office Managers
Visa / language requirements
  • You must have the legal right to work where a role is located.
  • Most of our roles require you to be fluent in the local language, plus English.
  • Specific security clearances and vetting procedures will be required for some roles.
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  • When will I hear back about my job application?
    We know it’s hard when you are waiting to hear about a job - we aim to respond to your application within two weeks after the role close date.
  • Does NZTE have any internship opportunities?
    We occasionally have internships available – when we do, they are published on our careers site.
  • Do you sponsor visas for candidates who don’t have work rights for NZ?
    Sorry, NZTE doesn’t sponsor visas – advertised roles include information to let you know which visas are required.
  • I’m interested in working on Expo 2020, how can I apply?
    We have the honour of helping to showcase New Zealand at Expo 2020. All of our Expo 2020 vacancies will be advertised on our jobs listing page. 
  • Who can I talk to at NZTE about roles and working at NZTE?
    It’s great that you want to get to know more about working here – if you fill in our contact form one of our Talent Acquisition team will be in touch.