Programme Officer for German Cooperation
The German Embassy in Vientiane coordinates Germany`s bilateral development cooperation programme within the framework of the European Joint Programme in Lao PDR. We support the Lao Government in achieving its objectives in the field of sustainable development towards the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals especially in the priority areas: rural development, protection and management of natural resources and sustainable economic development.
The German Embassy in Vientiane is currently seeking one qualified candidate for the position of a Programme Officer and Assistant to the Head of Cooperation based at the German Embassy in Vientiane Capital.
Starting Date: 01st December 2019
Duration of Assignment: Starting with a one year contract aiming for an unlimited employment contract
Work Location: Vientiane Capital
Experience, Qualifications and language skills of the candidate:
The German Embassy in Vientiane is a value-based equal opportunities employer, appointing on merits by open competition. We highly encourage women and persons with disabilities to apply.
Your application in English language should include a cover letter explaining your motivation (not more than one page!), your comprehensive CV and available references of other / former employers and respective certificates.
Contract conditions and compensation are based on the standard employment agreement for non-diplomatic staff at the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany. Applicants who are not Lao citizens must have a valid residence permit and unrestricted working permit.
Interested and qualified candidates are requested to submit their applications electronically to the below address by OCTOBER 20th, 2019:
Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany
All applications will be treated confidentially!
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interview.