JOB VACANCY AT THE PHILIPPINE EMBASSY

By: Embassy of the Republic of the Philippines, Seoul

The Philippine Embassy in Seoul is now accepting applications for the position of Consular Staff. The detailed job description, required qualifications and skills for the position are enumerated as follows:

TITLE: Consular Staff

JOB DESCRIPTION:

• Processing of applications for visa and other consular services
• Dealing with written and telephone inquiries related to the consular services of the Embassy
• Preparing and filing of consular reports
• Carrying out any other reasonable ad hoc duties to support the consular function of the Embassy
• Providing logistical and clerical support, whenever necessary
• Undertaking other duties which may be assigned from time to time

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

• Open to Filipino and Korean citizens who are of good moral character
• Must have at least a Bachelor's degree
• Must have excellent oral and written English (at least TOEFL score of 90)
• Must be proficient in the Korean language (at least TOPIK level 4)
• Must be computer literate
• Must be willing to work overtime
• Experience in Korean-English and English-Korean interpretation and translation is an advantage

REQUIRED SKILLS:

• Excellent customer service skills and the ability to respond to a range of customer needs
• Good interpersonal and communication skills
• A team player capable of working on their initiative and who is adaptable to changing priorities
• Strong organizational skills. Ability to organize time, work independently, coordinate and prioritize multiple tasks to ensure that deadlines are met and applications are processed in a timely manner
• Ability to drive a motor vehicle and possess a valid driver's license is an advantage

Interested applicants should submit the following:

• Cover letter addressed to the Ambassador
• Curriculum Vitae with photo
• Transcript of Records from last College/University attended
• Recommendation letter from former employer
• A one-page statement of suitability setting out why you are the suitable person for the position. Your statement should include clear examples of how you meet the key competences required by the job.

Applicants must submit personally or through mail the above requirements on or before 05 June 2019 to the following:

Embassy of the Republic of the Philippines
80 Hoenamu-ro, Yongsan-gu,
Seoul, Republic of Korea, 04346
Or email: [email protected]