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Vacancy Announcement: Receptionist (part-time)

Quieres ser parte de un gran equipo de la Embajada de Noruega en Bogota? Vacancy announcement: Part-time position as receptionist, Royal Norwegian Embassy, Bogotá

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The Norwegian Embassy in Bogota contributes to the development of bilateral relations between Norway and Colombia. The Embassy currently has seven diplomatic and twelve locally employed staff members. The Embassy´s focus areas are the peace processes as well as implementation in the post-conflict period, climate change and REDD+, human rights, women rights and gender equality and commercial issues.

The Embassy is now seeking an experienced locally employed receptionist (50%) to strengthen our administration team.


Information about the position.

 Areas of responsibility:

-       Handling the reception (phone calls and visitors).

-       Handling social media as the Embassy homepage, twitter etc.

-       Ordering office supplies

-       Other tasks as required necessary



-       Previous work experience as receptionist at an international organization/embassy

-       Fluency in Spanish and English, written and spoken and preferable a Nordic language


Personal qualities:

-       Customer service.

-       Multitasking and prioritizing.

-       Familiarity with Microsoft Office.

-       Ability to work under pressure.

-       Attention to detail.

-       Written and verbal communication skills.


The Embassy can offer a dynamic and stimulating work environment, with good opportunities for professional growth, as well as a competitive salary.

If this sounds interesting, and you are the right candidate, please send your application electronically to the Embassy (emb.bogota@mfa.no) by 1st of June 2022, including the following:

-       A brief application letter stating your motivation for applying

-       CV in English

-       List of three references, including e-mail addresses, phone numbers and information of their relationship to candidate.

-       Please put the following title in the subject line: “Receptionist 2022”.


Selected candidates will be invited to a job interview. Desired start date is as soon as possible.


Note: This is a part-time position so if your desire is a fulltime position then we will not be able to offer you this.