Security Assistant/ Driver Job Vacancy at Royal Norwegian Embassy in Dar es Salaam

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Dar es Salaam
  • Applications have closed

Website Royal Norwegian Embassy

Royal Norwegian Embassy in Dar es Salaam. Postal address: P.O. Box 2646. Dar es Salaam Tanzania.

Security Assistant/ Driver Job Vacancy at Royal Norwegian Embassy in Dar es Salaam


The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Dar es Salaam will have a vacant position of a security assistant/driver, starting from March 2024.

Security assistant/Driver

Main duties and responsibilities:

  • Assist with daily security routines and administrative work (inspections, drills, training, mail, deliveries)
  • Operate the Embassy vehicles
  • Keep vehicles clean and in serviceable condition.
  • Other tasks given by the Head of Mission.


The successful candidate should have:

  • Background from the private security sector, law enforcement or the military.
  • High school certificate with high score in English
  • Driving License
  • Training and experience in Defensive driving would be advantageous
  • Office clerical experience
  • Computer skills (MS Office, Internet)
  • Thorough knowledge of local traffic laws
  • Good command of English and Kiswahili
  • Previous experience working with Embassies, International Organisations NGOs or business companies, is highly desirable.
  • Willingness to work flexible hours when needed

Personal Qualities:

  • A person who is well organised and able to complete tasks efficiently.
  • Good communications skills, friendly, team spirit and flexibility to accommodate different tasks
  • Must be dynamic and with a high level of integrity.

The salary will be in accordance with the Norwegian Foreign Ministry’s salary for local employees of Foreign Service Missions.


Applications should include a detailed CV with educational qualifications, a summary of professional experience and a minimum of three professional references and be sent to

Closing date for receipt of applications: 11th February 2024.

NOTE: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview.

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