Working for British Embassy Yangon

General information

British Embassy in Yangon is keen to recruit outstanding people to join its team. The British Embassy Yangon is part of a world-wide network of over 200 embassies, high commissions and consulates representing British political, economic and consular interests overseas.

Civil Services Competences and the selection process

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

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

Competences C5L

Competences C4L

Competences B3L

Competences A2L

Competences A1L

Competences S1, S2, S3

Current work opportunities

If you are interested in a job opportunity at the British Embassy in Yangon or one of the other UK delegations, Department for International Trade offices, other government departments or consulates in Myanmar, visit the FCDO Local Staff vacancies website.

To filter the search for current vacancies, use the “Country/Territory” field on the left of the page and select the country you wish to search.

The British government is an inclusive and diversity-friendly employer. We value difference, promote equality and challenge discrimination, enhancing our organisational capability.

We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, colour, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status or other category protected by law. We promote family-friendly flexible working opportunities, where operational and security needs allow.

Staff recruited locally are subject to Terms and Conditions of Service according to local employment law.

Finance Support Officer, Yangon

FCDO Myanmar is looking to recruit a highly-skilled, dynamic and motivated Finance Support Officer. In this role, you will support the FCDO Finance Manager to manage the organisation’s finance and administration, adhering to robust financial systems and processes. You’ll manage budgeting, forecasting, accounting and reporting of FCDO Myanmar’s budget, in compliance with FCDO’s financial standards operating principles.

The deadline for applications is 23:59 (MMT) on 31 October 2021.