The IRZ Asia Section is looking for a freelance contractor with residency in Vietnam to support its activities in the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. 

Activities include the following:

  • Support in the preparation and implementation of events in Vietnam as well as in the is-suance and distribution of publications
  • Maintaining contact with local cooperation partners
  • Monitoring legal developments in Vietnam and writing short reports for internal use
  • Administration of IRZ project funds (recording of all incoming funds and expenditures, preparation of advance financial statements etc.)
  • Local contact person for both Vietnamese authorities and IRZ partner institutions

This results in the following requirements profile:

  • Good written and oral Vietnamese language skills
  • Good English language skills are required; German language skills in writing and speaking would be an asset
  • Good social skills, attention to detail, flexibility, creativity and interest in the activities de-scribed are required
  • Legal knowledge and good knowledge of Vietnamese institutions are required
  • Experience in event management and working in scientific or other public institutions are an advantage, as well as experience in the publication and distribution of scientific publications
  • Experience in cooperation with German institutions or knowledge of the work of Ger-man institutions as well as previous stays in Germany are an advantage

Place of activity is Hanoi and occasionally other cities in Vietnam.

The activity is remunerated on the basis of performance (work completed by the hour). The hourly rate is determined according to qualification in coordination with the German Embassy.

Please send your solid and complete application documents (motivation letter, CV, certificates, references) in English (or German) language until May 29, 2020 – exclusively in electronic format to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..