Vacancy: Visa Officer – temporary position summer 2018

The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Islamabad is looking for two or three efficient, detail oriented and dedicated “Visa Officers” from 1st of May- 15. August 2018.


Job description

  • Register  visa and residence cases from both Pakistan and Afghanistan
  • Perform interviews and DNA testing of applicants from Pakistan and Afghanistan
  • Update, maintain and enter information into our databases
  • Scanning and preparing files for visa and residence permits
  • Other task may be assigned if needed


Job requirements



  • Fluency in Urdu, or Pashto, or Dari, AND English
  • Ability to communicate with applicants and collagues  in a professional, concise and appropriate matter
  • Good knowledge of computer applications



  • Graduate degree or commercial diploma or equivalent required
  • Work experience in an administrative environment
  • Previous experience in related field (immigration) will be an added advantage


Personal skills

  • Ability to work structured, independently and efficiently
  • Ability to participate productively as a contributing member in a team environment
  • Solid communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills, able to work in stressful situations
  • Integrity, and loyal and professional approach
  • Service minded


 Terms and conditions

  • Salary in accordance with education/experience and skills
  • Working days: Monday-Thursday 08-16, Friday 08-13,
  • Full time position with 3 months’ probation period and a 37,5 hour week incl. lunch



Your application should be submitted to by the 4th of March.


Please submitted your application with the following:

  • curriculum vitae, a motivation letter, 2 reference letters from former employers, course certificate(s).
  • Please note that it is only a temporary potion, and that you need to be available from May to August
  • Please mark the subject field with; “APPLICATION FOR POSITION AS A VISA OFFICER _SUMMER_2018 your name”.