Assistant: Language Department

Assistant: Language Department

The Goethe-Institut Namibia is looking for a Language Department Assistant to support our team.

The Goethe-Institut is the cultural institute of the Federal Republic of Germany with a global reach. We promote knowledge of the German language abroad and foster international cultural cooperation. 

Duties include:

  • Provide persons with information in German and English on all language courses and exams over the telephone, in writing and in person
  • Process the enrolment for courses and examinations as well as invoicing and dunning
  • Teaching equipment management (stationery, books and others)
  • General administration of courses and examinations
  • Maintenance of the language department’s contact database
  • Administration of advertising and skills development
  • Management of the language department archive

required skills:

  • Sound knowledge and experience in administration and office operations
  • Experience in customer services
  • Social competence and high resilience
  • Excellent command of Microsoft Office
  • Willingness to learn the Goethe-Institut's software programmes
  • Good knowledge of the German language (at least level B2) and good command in English language (speech and writing)

we offer:

  • A secure job with an internationally renowned employer
  • Remuneration based on the salary for German civil service
  • Competitive pension and medical-aid
Please send your application materials consisting of your CV, copies of your degree(s) and certificates, as well as a personal statement by E-Mail to:

Julia Perestrelo
Head of Language Department
Goethe-Institut Namibia
1–5 Fidel Castro Street
P.O.B. 12 08

The Goethe-Institut is committed to the equal treatment of sexes in the workplace. The Goethe-Institut is an Equal Opportunity Employer.