✫✫ Job @ Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany Political/ Press Officer
German Embassy Dhaka
Political / Press Officer
No. of Vacancies: 1
Research and analysis of information on current political issues and trends
Research on issues related to the bilateral relations of Germany and Bangladesh
Liaison with ministries, governmental and semi-governmental authorities, NGOs, political parties and the media
Preparation of political meetings, press conferences and media trips
Support during incoming official visits (e.g. interpretation)
Monitoring of Bengali print media, conducting a daily press briefing
Maintaining the Political / Press Section`s contact database and archives
Other tasks as per instructions of the Head of Mission or the Head of the Press Section
University degree, preferably in political sciences, international relations or journalism
Work experience in the field of political research and analysis
Excellent proficiency in English; knowledge of German, though not compulsory, would be an asset and compensated financially
Outstanding network within Bangladesh`s political and media landscape
Knowledge of and experience with diplomatic protocol is desirable
Additional Job Requirements: Ability to work under pressure Other Benefits: Payment is subject to the Embassy´s salary scale. Job Location: Dhaka Apply Instruction
Documents to be provided:
- Curriculum vitae (CV) with one recent passport size photograph - Cover letter or letter of motivation (not more than one page) - Copies of academic certificates and other qualifications - Certificates regarding earlier employment - Two recommendation letters
Hard copy applications only containing the above-mentioned documents should be submitted in a closed envelope marked„ Application for Press / Political Officer“ and reach the Embassy by July 4th 2015.
Applicant must enclose his/ her Photograph with CV.
Applications forwarded via E-mail will not be considered.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.