LE6 – Engagement Manager

The Australian Embassy in Hanoi is seeking applicants to fill the Locally Engaged Staff (LES) position of LE6 – Engagement Manager within its Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) Section, Australian Embassy in Hanoi.

The successful applicant will initially be employed on a full-time contract for 12 months with the possibility of an extension.

Key selection criteria

  • Strong partnership building skills including the ability to liaise with senior government representatives and agencies as well as proven experience in engagement in policy dialogue and negotiation with senior level officials.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience coordinating the delivery of capacity building projects.
  • Capacity to think strategically and strong judgement for making sound decisions on tasks/assignments with considerable complexity and sensitivity.
  • High level communication (in both English and Vietnamese), and influencing skills with the ability to write clearly, quickly and convey information to a variety of audiences in a cross-cultural context.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated capacity to work independently and as part of a team to meet deadlines within a fast-paced environment.
  • An understanding of Australian and Vietnamese immigration and border protection policies is desirable
  • Commencing Annual Salary: VND 555,000,000 plus competitive benefit package.

How to apply

Interested applications should submit a selection criteria statement of no more than 2 pages, using the provided selection criteria as headings and a brief updated CV of no more than 3 pages with contact details of two referees, to [email protected] by 5:00pm (Hanoi time) 6 May 2016.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for regarding the next phase in the selection process.

Late applications or applications without selection criteria statement will not be considered.

For full details of the position descriptions, please visit the Embassy website: www.vietnam.embassy.gov.au.


Job Details
Organisation Name: 
Australian Embassy
Application Deadline: 
Mon, 2016-04-25