Personal Assistant/Interpreter

  Royal Norwegian Embassy
  Afghanistan Unspecified 2446
Date Posted:Sep 13, 2010
Closing Date:Sep 25, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Administrative
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:5 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Possibility of Contract Extension:Yes
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:1 month
Required Languages:

About Royal Norwegian Embassy:


Diplomatic Mission

Job Summary:

The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Kabul seeks a well qualified person – an Afghan national - to assume a position as Personal Assistant and Interpreter to the Ambassador. The Personal Assistant will also give advice to the Ambassador on cultural and social issues

The Royal Norwegian Embassy offers a good working environment and a competitive salary package.

Duties & Responsibilities:

The Personal Assistant / Interpreter will be requested to:
* Be computer literate; outlook, word, XL
* Speak and write fluent English, Dari and Pashto
* Participate in meetings as Interpreter Dari and Pashto
* Track and organize Ambassador’s meeting schedule
* Advice the ambassador on cultural and social issues
* Liaise between the Ambassador office and the residence staff
* Arrange meetings for ambassador upon request
* Support the DCM in absence of the Ambassador

Job Requirement:

The successful applicant will have a relevant academic background and professional working experience, solid knowledge of Afghanistan and a good network, have good organizational skills, high integrity and good inter-personal skills.

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