british council job

Assistant Project Officer at British Council in Islamabad

british council job


Job Title Assistant Project Officer
Slot Code 4664950
Reference Number 009-2012
Date of Announcement Friday – 02 March 2012
Last Date to submit application Sunday – 18 March 2012
Job Type  Full Time-One year renewable contract
Grade LE III-B
Salary PKR 43,888/- per month
Number of Positions 01
Section Projects
Qualification Bachelors degree is required;
Experience Relevant experience would be desirable.
  •  Send monthly financial return of Conflict Pool projects in accurate and timely fashion.
  •  Maintain projects files in a proper and organised manner.
  • Maintain payment tracking spread sheet of CP, Bilateral and HRD fund projects.
  • Ensure that the requisitions are forwarded to the BHC Central Procurement Unit in timely manner according to the agreed SOPs.
  • Set a mechanism for follow-ups with Policy leads for the approval of requisition & purchase order number.
  • Maintain a database of projects partners and general contacts regularly.
  • Arrange transport for the team in timely fashion
  • Timely respond to all projects quires and maintained record.
  • Respond quickly and efficiently to team in other related tasks.
  • Provide assistance to CTR and Political team when required.
  • Customer Focus
  • Problem Solving
  • Working with Others
  •  Communicating
  • Excellent English & Urdu is essential.
  • Strong Computer Skills (MS Word & Excel) is essential.
  • The candidate should be proactive, organized and should demonstrate flexibility.
  • Strong Interpersonal & Communication Skills are essential.
To Submit Applications will be accepted only on prescribed forms available on our website A completed form should be sent to :

Human Resource Department

British High Commission

Diplomatic Enclave, Ramna 5

P. O. Box 1122


Additional Info
  • There will be a written English test at the interview stage.
  • Applicants who do not have the required qualification, experience & skills should kindly abstain from applying, as their applications will not be considered;
  • Applicants must abstain from contacting the BHC for information on the selection process. Any applicant who in any way tries to influence the Selection Committee will be disqualified immediately;
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and no telephone enquires will be dealt with;
    • Shortlisted applicants will be asked to provide supporting documents for any qualification & experience certificates;
    • Interviews will take place within 2-3 weeks of the closing date;
    • Appointments will be subject to medical and police checks.