Candidates should have initiative, good interpersonal skills, enthusiasm and a high standard of self-presentation. Candidates should be computer literate, and have excellent spoken and written English. Previous, relevant, work experience is desirable.
The position will involve a wide range of work in support of the Entry Clearance Officer’s activities. The main purpose of the job is to assist the Entry Clearance Officer in all aspects of visa and Consular work providing a fast, efficient and effective service. This will focus on the following responsibilities: accurately interpreting during interviews and translating supporting documentation when required; responding to written and telephone inquiries appropriately; providing accurate information about entry clearance matters; and clerical support.
Working hours will be from 0900 to 1730 Monday to Thursday and from 0900 to 1500 on Friday.
Applications, including CVs, should consist of no more than two pages, and should be sent to the address below in an envelope marked "Application for Entry Clearance Assistant Vacancy." References may be included. The deadline for applications is 15 May 2009. Selected candidates will be called for interview shortly thereafter. The appointment will commence in June 2009 and last until end of August 2009. Unsuccessful candidates will not be contacted.
The Management Officer, British Embassy, 37 Karl Marx Street, Minsk, 220030