USD 42,570 / Year
Consular Associate at the U.S. Embassy (2 Openings)
Announcement Number: Abuja-2022-001
Location: Abuja, Nigeria
Hiring Agency: Embassy Abuja
Promotion Potential: LE-6
Series / Grade: LE – 1405 6
Work Schedule: Full-time – 40 hours per week
Slot: 2 Openings
Hiring Path: Open to the public
Who May Apply / Clarification From the Agency:
For USEFM – FP is 06. Actual FP salary determined by Washington D.C.
U.S. Citizen Eligible Family Members (USEFMs) – All Agencies
Security Clearance Required: Secret / Confidential Clearance
Appointment Type: Permanent
Appointment Type Details: Indefinite subject to successful completion of probationary period
The work schedule for this position is: Full Time (40 hours per week)
Start date: Candidate must be able to begin working within a reasonable period of time (6 weeks) of receipt of agency authorization and/or clearances/certifications or their candidacy may end.
Supervisory Position: No
Relocation Expenses Reimbursed: No
Travel Required: Not Required
Under the direct supervision of the Consular Chief the Consular Associate is assigned a wide range of responsibilities in the American Citizen Services (ACS) Unit, Nonimmigrant Visa (NIV) Unit, Immigrant Visa Unit, and Fraud Prevention Unit (FPU).
The job holder provides consular services to U.S. citizens, conducts non-adjudicatory visa processing, and assists in investigation and validation studies.
Incumbent also handles correspondence with the public, attorneys, U.S. and host governments, Congress, and other parties. Must be able to secure and maintain a Secret level security clearance.
Qualifications and Evaluations
Experience: Minimum of three years of office administrative experience is required with at least one year of consular experience.
Education Requirements: Completion of High School is required.
Evaluations: This may be tested. Please specify your level of proficiency in the language listed.
Language: Fluent Speaking / Reading / Writing English is required.
Application Closing Date
21st February, 2022.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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