The European Union Delegation to Ghana is looking for a Secretary in the Trade and Economic Section
The European Union (EU) is an economic and political partnership between 27 European countries. It plays an important role in international affairs through diplomacy, trade, development aid and working with global organizations. Abroad, the EU is represented through more than 140 diplomatic representations, known also as EU Delegations, which have a similar function to those of an embassy. The EU Delegation to Ghana’s mission is “Building a strong partnership with Ghana to promote Peace, Prosperity, and People”.
We offer a post of Secretary in the Trade and Economic Section. Under this post and under the direct supervision of the Team Leader of the Section, the successful candidate will provide secretarial support for document management and filing, internal communication, provision of information to the section, organization of events, and for the initiation of operational files. The specific job function may be changed in accordance with the needs of the Delegation.
We offer a competitive progressive career in an international and multicultural environment. Salary will depend on the number of years of relevant experience. The vacancy is a permanent contract. Benefits such as additional pension schemes and medical insurance are offered to employees and their families under certain conditions.
We look for
We are looking for a proactive and organized colleague with a flexible attitude to adapt to various tasks, to work under pressure and to respond quickly to new demands. In addition, the requirements are as follows:
|Qualifications||Minimum HND (High school diploma) or its|
|Professional experience||Minimum 4 years in performing the above|
|Working experience in an international|
|Knowledge of languages||ENGLISH –ability to read, to write and to|
speak (C2 Level)
|Knowledge of IT tools||Proven extensive user experience with MS|
Office Package or similar as well as with
How to apply
Please send your application and supporting documents by email to:
with the subject of the message: “Application LA: Secretary Cooperation Section – [Family Name and
the first name]. The package should include a cover letter, a detailed CV, and 1 reference.
After evaluation of the first 50 eligible applications received only shortlisted candidates will be invited to a test and an interview. Recruitment of the successful candidate will be subject to medical fitness.
The deadline for applications is Tuesday 18 February 2020 at 13:00 (Ghana time).