U.S. Embassy Dhaka is seeking eligible and qualified applicants for the position of Immigrant Visa Assistant (IV) – Consular Cashier.
NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications received, we will only contact applicants who are being considered. Thank you for your understanding.
The incumbent performs duties as an Immigrant Visa (IV) Assistant in the IV unit of the Consular section. The incumbent executes all procedures associated with the processing and printing of immigrant visas. S/he maintains the office supply inventory for the IV unit and orders items as required. S/he is also responsible for submitting motor pool and travel requests on behalf of the IV unit. The incumbent collects fees for all Consular services, ensuring the proper amount is collected for each service and issuing a receipt for each transaction. S/he ensures that correct cashiering procedures are followed, reconciling all fees with services and delivering written reports to the Accountable Consular Officer on a daily and monthly basis. S/he will do other duties as assigned.
- 4 years bachelor’s degree in the Arts, Commerce, or Sciences is required. (You must attach a copy of your bachelor’s degree certificate along with your application form.)
- Position requires a minimum two years of experience in administrative, government or para-professional fields
- Level IV (speaking/reading) English is required. Ability to write English at the U.S. high school graduate level in required. Level IV (speaking/reading) Bangla is required. Applicant is frequently required to serve as Bangla interpreter for English-speaking colleagues. This may be tested.
- Must be able to perform duties effectively and tactfully in a high pressure workplace. Incumbent must lift heavy IV files up to 20 pounds. Incumbent must perform cashiering functions, including calculations of required fees, quickly and accurately. Must demonstrate well-developed team skills and contribute to a collegial work environment and must possess expert interpersonal skills. Must possess advanced oral and written English language communications skills.
Applicants must submit the application form & required documents either by regular mail (postal service) or, deliver by hand to the south barrier of the U.S. Embassy to be considered.
Application submission deadline: November 04, 2019.