Administrative Assistants and a Trade Assistant (Canadian Embassy)

The Embassy of Canada to Libya is seeking to hire three individuals:
  • 2 Administrative Assistants for its Administration and Management Section
  • 1 Trade Assistant

Starting Salaries: 26 061 LYD per year (plus benefits)

Summary of duties:

Administrative Assistant: The Common Services Administrative Assistant (CSA) provides daily administrative support and services; provides and creates information and/or documentation; provides support for ongoing program activities; responds to service requests from clientele and performs other duties as required.

Trade Assistant: Reporting to the head of the International Business Development (IBD) program, this position provides administrative services to two IBD officers as well as providing administrative services to the Ambassador in the absence of his administrative assistant.

Requirements: The ideal applicants must have a College Diploma or equivalent; fluency in English and Arabic languages (read, write and speak); and a minimum 3 years of recent experience working in an office environment in an operational capacity.

A full statement of qualifications, essential criteria, conditions of employment, and selection procedures will be provided upon request.

The position is based in Tripoli.


To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to [email protected] 

Clearly specify the title of the position in the subject line of the e-mail. Please include a cover letter and CV.

Closing date: February 13, 2013 at 17:00

Open to: Qualified applicants able to work in Libya.


Please note that only those chosen for further consideration will be contacted.