Embassy of the Republic of Botswana in Germany

 

VACANCY NOTICE – HOUSEKEEPER (OFFICIAL RESIDENCE)

Von |April 17th, 2020|

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.

QUALIFICATIONS:

• Minimum of High School Certificate
• A valid residence and work permit in Germany
• Fluent in written and spoken German and English
• Familiarity with serving in a Diplomatic Mission or Residence will be an added advantage.

SKILLS:

• Pleasant and friendly manner, 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:

• Competitive Salary
• Employer Social Security Contribution
• 24 leave days per annum

Applications and Resumes with certified copies of certificates and references must be submitted by the 20 May 2020 to;
Embassy of the Republic of Botswana
Lennestraβe 5
10785 Berlin, Germany
Or email: sseeco@embassyofbotswana.de

VACANCY NOTICE – MESSENGER/DRIVER

Von |April 15th, 2020|

The Embassy of the Republic of Botswana invites applications from qualifying candidates for the position of MESSENGER/DRIVER.

MAIN DUTIES:

• Collects & delivers mail and runs other errands as required
• Maintains vehicle in clean condition at all times including cleaning the interior and exterior regularly.
• Monitors and maintains vehicle service record, ensuring that vehicles are serviced as required
• To keep proper records of trips travelled, vehicles condition and fuelling of the cars.
• To load and off-loads goods for the Embassy and staff as required.
• Perform chauffeur duties for the Ambassador during the absence of Chauffeur.
• To carry out general duties as assigned such as; banking, postage, events set up and guests shuttling.

QUALIFICATIONS:

• Certificate in any related field
• Possession of a valid and clean Drivers Licence.
• Fluent in written and spoken German and English.
• At least 2 years’ experience as a messenger/driver.
• A valid residence and work permit in Germany.

SKILLS

• Read maps/GPS
• Safe Driving
• Protocol awareness
• Teamwork and cooperation
• Good Interpersonal and Communication skills
• Flexibility and adaptability

BENEFITS:

• Competitive Salary
• Employer Social Security Contribution
• 24 leave days per annum

To be successful the applicant will be subjected to security and character clearance. Previous working experience with an Embassy or International Organisation will be an added advantage. Applications and Resume with certified copies of certificates, and references must be submitted by the 20 May 2020 to:

Embassy of the Republic of Botswana
Lennestraβe 5
10785 Berlin, Germany
Or email: sseeco@embassyofbotswana.de