The Embassy of the Republic of Botswana in Berlin invites applications from qualifying candidates for the position of a Housekeeper at the Official Residence.

JOB PURPOSE:
The main purpose of the job is to provide high standard of hygiene and cleanliness at the Ambassador’s Residence as well as among others to prepare meals as necessary.

MAIN DUTIES:
• Preparing meals and purchasing food for the Ambassador as required;
• Planning and preparing meals for official and unofficial events in consultation with the Ambassador.
• Managing and ensuring proper safety and sanitation in the kitchen.
• Cleaning of the Residence.
• Assists with preparations during official functions.
• Monitors and informs of any maintenance issues within the Official Residence.
• Follow all health and safety regulations.
• Undertakes any other function related to the position.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Minimum of High School Certificate
• Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Access).
• A valid residence and work permit in Germany.
• Familiarity with serving in a diplomatic Mission or Residence will be an added advantage.
• Fluent in written and spoken German and English.

SKILLS:
• Professional attitude.
• Knowledge of basic cleaning chemicals and supplies.
• Reliable, responsible and focused on details.
• Integrity.
• Teamwork and cooperation.
• Good Interpersonal and Communication skills.
• Ability to work under pressure and multitask.

BENEFITS:
• Basic Salary: €19 380 per annum
• Employer Social Security Contribution
• 24 leave days per annum

Applications and Resumes with certified copies of certificates and references must be submitted in English by the 28th February 2017 to;

Embassy of the Republic of Botswana
Lennestraβe 5
10785 Berlin, Germany