Working for British Embassy Hanoi

We are an equal opportunities employer. As vacancies become available, they are posted here on our website. Please keep checking this page for new jobs within the British organisations in Vietnam.

Current Vacancy

The list below offers information about the current vacancies in the British Embassy in Hanoi and in the Consulate-General in Ho Chi Minh City. Keep checking it to make sure that you are receiving the latest news about the most current vacancies.

Political Officer – International Policy (PDF, 374KB, 3 pages)

Closing date: 2 September 2015

Political Officer (Chevening Scholarship Programme) (PDF, 375KB, 3 pages)

Closing date: 28 August 2015

Political Officer (Justice) (PDF, 381KB, 3 pages)

Closing date: 28 August 2015

Application form

For applicants who wish to apply for the advertised positions, the completed job application form must be submitted together with the CV.

Application form (MS Word Document, 148KB)

Civil Services Competences and the selection process

Selection is based on the overall suitability of the candidate against the skills, qualifications and competences required in the position, as may be demonstrated by applicants through the application form and the interview. The specific requirements for each position can be found in the job advertisement/description.

We recommend all applicants understand the Civil Service competences before applying for any role and in preparation for interviews.

Core competences for C5(L) (PDF, 196KB, 8 pages)

Core competences for C4(L) (PDF, 195KB, 8 pages)

Core competences for B3(L) (PDF, 192KB, 8 pages)

Core competences for A2(L) (PDF, 191KB, 8 pages)

Core competences for A1(L) (PDF, 191KB, 8 pages)

Core competences for S1, S2, S3 (PDF, 178KB, 7 pages)