The German Embassy in Washington is seeking to fill a full-time position (40 hours/week) for a locally hired Political Affairs Specialist to be part of the Political Department team, tentatively starting on February 1, 2020.
Duties and Responsibilities
Qualifications and Requirements
Contract conditions and compensation are based on the standard employment agreement for nondiplomatic staff at the German foreign missions in the U.S. and on the corresponding pay scale. Pay is based on a 40-hour week; overtime is additionally paid. The Embassy offers a comprehensive benefits package, including a retirement savings plan (401k plan), health insurance, and an employer contribution to disability insurance. Applicants who are not U.S. citizens must have a valid work permit. Sponsorship by the Embassy is not possible.
Please send your complete, written application along with the customary documents (letter of application, resumé, proof of school-leaving certificate, references/letters of recommendation, copy of passport and, if applicable, Green Card, or visa, together with your work permit) by January 5, 2020.
The Embassy will consider complete and timely applications only. Unfortunately, it is not possible to reimburse travel expenses incurred in connection with an interview.