CONTACT INFORMATION:
 Contact Name 
UI. Wisniowa 40/4
02-520 Warsaw
Poland
 
 VOIP
2204 2146
 
 Telephone
+48 22 646 46 39
 
 Fax
+48 22 646 46 85

 Email

Vacancies

9 October 2017

 

The Embassy of Malta in Warsaw is seeking to recruit an Embassy Officer/ Personal Assistant to the Ambassador. The post will commence on 2 January 2018.

 

Working as part of a small but very busy team, the successful applicants’ duties will include:

·         Management of agendas

·         Translation of documents into and from English and Polish

·         Preparation for cultural and other events, as well as high level visits

·         Attendance at briefings/meetings from time to time, and reporting

·         Preparation of briefs

·         Updating Embassy contacts databases

·         Assisting with correspondence and general administrative work

·         Other duties that may be assigned from time to time

 

Qualifications:

·         Master’s degree preferably in International Relations, European Politics, History, Public Administration or English Philology (or at least a Bachelor’s degree)

 

Skills:

·         Excellent writing, research and communication skills

·         Excellent interpersonal skills

·         Ability to organise time, work independently, coordinate and prioritise multiple tasks, follow directions and complete tasks in an effective manner

·         Strong computer skills and proficiency in using Microsoft Office applications

·         Proficiency in social media

·         Ability to work under pressure, meet deadlines and availability to work after office hours when necessary

 

Language Requirements:

·         Strong English language skills - both oral and written

·         Native Polish speaker (preferable)

 

Other Requirements:

·         Genuine knowledge about the Polish political system and a strong interest in EU affairs

·         Knowledge and interest about Maltese history, culture and politics will be considered an important asset

 

 

Terms, Conditions, Entitlements and Benefits of Employment

This is a “Locally Engaged Post” in Poland.

The post carries no entitlement to establish status in the Civil Service of Malta. This post is a “temporary un-established position”.

The post is for full time employment on the basis of a weekly attendance of not less than 40 hours with, at times, after-office-hours duties.

The vacancy will be subject to a probationary period of 6 months.

Interested candidates are invited to submit their letter of interest, together with their updated CV, a recent good conduct certificate, as well as supporting documents by no later than 4 November 2017.

Candidatures will be received on candidatures.warsaw@gov.mt or by normal mail at the Embassy of Malta. Candidatures received after the closing date will not be considered.

Applicants as well as their referees may be contacted by the Embassy for verification of information provided​.