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Cultural Affairs Officer at the Embassy of Denmark, Brasília

The Embassy of Denmark in Brasília has a vacancy for a Cultural Affairs Officer position from 1 July 2016.

 

Main responsibilities:

  • Promotion of Danish culture in Brazil, for instance by organizing film festivals, exhibitions and visits often in collaboration with other stakeholders.
  • Public diplomacy tasks promoting Denmark for instance in the Brazilian medias.
  • Responsible for the Embassy website and social media platform.
  • Some administrative and consular tasks.

Required competences:  

  • Minimum bachelor degree.
  • Experience from working in the cultural field.
  • Good knowledge of Danish culture.
  • Excellent spoken and written Danish or other Scandinavian language, Portuguese and English.
  • Excellent computer skills especially in word processing (Microsoft Office Word, Excel and Outlook).

Desirable competences: 

  • Excellent communication and social skills.
  • Ability to work both independently and as a team player.
  • Ability to handle a large volume of work accurately and under time constraints.
  • Flexible and responsible. 

Conditions:

  • Workhours: 39 hours per week
  • Salary: Depending upon qualifications.

Submission of applications:

 

Please send a cover letter in Danish or other Scandinavian language, CV and two references to bsbamb@um.dk (Ref: Cultural Officer 2016). The deadline for applications is 10 April 2016. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.