The Embassy of Sweden in Addis Ababa is currently looking to employ two National Program Officers (NPOs), one Controller and one Consular and Administrative Officer. One Programme Officer is recruited to work with contribution management in the area of Human Security, Democracy and Gender Equality in the Section for Regional Development Cooperation of the Embassy, and the other will focus on Social protection, gender Equality and economic development/enabling business environment in the Section for Bilateral Development Cooperation. The Controller will be a member of the Quality Assurance team of the two Development Cooperation Sections, with a primary focus on the Regional Program.
The Consular and Administrative Officer will be based in the Administrative Section and will assist in consular matters and administrative issues.
For the NPOs, as well as the Controller, we are looking for candidates who hold at least a Master’s Degree in a relevant academic field, has a minimum of three year of prior professional experience in the specific fields referred to above and documented knowledge from the development cooperation context. For the Consular and Administrative Officer we are looking for a candidate who hold a university degree in a relevant field and that has experience from embassy work, public administration or international organizations and local organisations.
The Embassy of Sweden in Ethiopia is currently expanding its operations in a number of areas, including both Bilateral and Regional Development Cooperation. We are therefore convinced that all these positions offer attractive prospects for professions with the right profile and motivation.
The Embassy of Sweden offers a pleasant and stimulating work environment. Details on the work conditions can be obtained during the recruitment process.
More information about the required qualifications and how to submit your application can be found at http://www.swedenabroad.com/en-GB/Embassies/Addis-Abeba.
To increase the chances of having your application considered, please take careful note of how to present your candidature. We strongly encourage you to edit both your CV and your personal letter to address the specific content and requirements of the position you are applying for
We look forward to your application. Deadline for submission is February 16th 2018