Norwegian Embassy Vacancy - Immigration officer

The Norwegian Embassy in Ankara will from August 2018 handle immigration cases for Turkey, Azerbaijan and Ukraine. In this regard we are looking for two immigration officers to join our embassy.

The vacancies are two 100 % positions, starting from 1 August 2018.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Multilingual customer service
  • Handling visa and residence applications from Turkey, Ukraine and Azerbaijan
  • Handling migration related consular cases
  • Receiving, reviewing, registering and scanning applications
  • Performing ID and document control
  • Responding to questions regarding migration and migration related consular cases
  • Interpretations and translations, hereunder translations of information for our web pages
  • Interviewing applicants


  • The following qualifications are required:
    • Fluency (written and oral) in English and Turkish. For one of the positions it will also be a requirement with proficiency in Ukrainian.
    • Proficiency in computer software programs such as Microsoft Office, Word and Excel
    • Relevant higher education (e.g. university degree). Long and relevant experience may compensate for higher education
    • The following qualifications will be an advantage:
      • Proficiency in one or more of the following languages: Serbo-Croatian or Russian.
      • Good knowledge of legal framework and social and cultural situation in one or more of the following countries: Azerbaijan, Ukraine, Serbia or Bosnia Herzegovina.
      • Experience from work with Embassy/immigration work, or public administration.


All candidates must have legal residency and hold a valid work permit in Turkey.

Salary will be decided according to qualifications and experience.


Your application has to be in English, and has to include

  • A cover letter
  • CV
  • A photo
  • A list of references - please include both email and phone numbers.


For any questions about the position, please contact Veslemøy Talgø;

Tel: 0312 408 48 07, or

Please send the application by e-mail to no later than 4. May 2018 (applications received after this date will not be considered).

Please note that only short-listed applicants will be contacted.