Job Vacancy - German Embassy

The German Embassy Tripoli, temporarily based in Tunis, is seeking an individual to fill in the position of Political Officer Starting August 15 2018. The contract is limited to June 30 2019. 

Responsibilities :

  support the political team of the embassy in the field of cooperation 
 coordination with other donors
  regular communication with headquarters and with implementing partners
  report to headquarters and to the ambassador
  representation of Germany at the GNA/UN joint coordination framework 
 focal point for projects in regards to stabilisation, conflict prevention, peace-building, security sector reform, women empowerment, culture, mediation, elections and electoral security 

Qualifications :

  excellent knowledge of English (Arabic, German and French would be important assets)
  Master’s Degree or higher (or German equivalent education)
  relevant professional experience 
 knowledge of donor cooperation
  knowledge of Libya and its political and social structure
  ability to present complex issues in a clear and convincing manner both verbally and in writing
  excellent communication and organizational skills
  ability to work in a team  willingness to travel (also to Libya)
  good knowledge of internet applications and MS-Office, preferably also OpenOffice applications

Contract conditions 

Contract conditions and compensation are based on the standard employment agreement for non-diplomatic staff at the German Embassy. Applicants who are not Tunisian citizens must have a valid residence and working permit. 


Please submit applications, including motivational letter,
copy of diploma, 
employment references, 
and copy of passport 

by July 29, 2018

 to : Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany Tripoli 1, Impasse du lac Windermere 1053 TUNIS, Les Berges du Lac 1 

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