Vacancy

Receptionist

Goethe-Institut Nigeria is looking for applications for a Receptionist full-time as from 02.09.2019        


 
 

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. We convey a comprehensive image of Germany by providing information about cultural, social and political life in our nation. Our cultural and educational programs encourage intercultural dialogue and enable cultural involvement. They strengthen the development of structures in civil society and foster worldwide mobility.


Responsibilities:

- Welcoming of visitors to the Institut, assistance in directing them to the respective departments
- Securing main entrance at Goethe-Institut Nigeria office
- Answering and directing of all incoming (and outgoing) calls
- General Information service to visitors about all the departments of the Institut
- Oversee the functioning of the exhibition hall during opening hours and special events
- Maintenance of the address list of Goethe-Institut
- Assistance with general administrative work and other duties as may be assigned 

Requirements:
- Excellent oral and written communication skills
- Very good interpersonal skills
- Reliability and punctuality
- Ability to work under pressure
- Very high sense of responsibility
- Flexibility (work on weekends, extra hours, etc.)
- Good IT-skills (MS Office, Internet)
- Holder of a Nigerian passport/ Nigerian work permit
- Knowledge of the German language is an advantage
- Nigerian Work Permit 

We offer an interesting and responsible job in a vibrant and dynamic work environment. The contract of employment will be concluded under local law.
Please send your application (including CV, letter of motivation, certificates and reference letters) to cathrene.nwaiku@goethe.de until July 19th, 2019