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The Embassy is looking for an employee in the Visa Section

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10.06.2024 - Artikel

Deadline for Applications: 31 July 2024

Advertisement of a vacancy in the Visa Section

The Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany announces the vacancy of the position of an employee in the Visa Section with expected effect of September 15, 2024 (full-time position).


Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Receiving and processing of Schengen-visa applications (English/German)
  • Customer service by e-mail, phone and in person (Arabic/English)
  • Document verification and further research on provided documents
  • Office assistance (printing, checking and sticking of Visa stickers)
  • Archiving (archiving of visa files)

Requirements for the position are:

  • Very good command of English and Arabic (both reading and writing), preferably native speaker in either language
  • German knowledge (e.g. reading, understanding) is an advantage
  • Intermediate or higher level education
  • Comprehensive IT handling knowledge
  • Previous work experience in an office environment is an advantage
  • Friendly and customer-oriented behavior
  • Social and communication skills, creativity and initiative as well as the ability to work in a team, willingness to work overtime in high season

What do we offer?

  • Full-time job (41 hours/week)
  • An interesting job within a multicultural and multilingual environment
  • pleasant work atmosphere in the Embassy Team
  • Local employment contract with salary according to the Embassy Salary Scheme
  • Appointment will initially be based on a one-year contract, with the possibility of extension

In order to be eligible for consideration your application must include:

  • CV in English and letter of motivation both in English and Arabic
  • References and/or testimonials, diplomas
  • Copy of passport
  • Additionally for non-Saudis: Copy of Iqama or Visa for Saudi Arabia

Please contact us via Contactform

The Embassy will then get in touch with you.

Deadline for submission of application July 31th, 2024

Please note that we may only consider complete applications. Please include all necessary documents as attachments in PDF format only.

Disabled applicants with the same qualification will be considered preferably according to German law.

Applicants who fulfill the requested criteria and who are shortlisted will be invited to an interview end of August 2024.

For non - GCC: In order to transfer sponsorship to the German Embassy, a final exit

might be necessary, followed by a work visa application at the competent Saudi

Embassy abroad.

Please be advised that a security clearance by the German authorities is part of the selection process.

We are looking forward to your application!

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