View Vacancy - Office Manager and Army and Malta Relations Officer (ITA23.631)
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The British Embassy in Rome is seeking to recruit an Office Manager and Army and Malta Relations Officer, Defence Section. The main purpose of this job is to Manage the Ministry of Defence's finances of the Defence Section; act as desk officer for the Italy-UK Army relationship and the Malta-UK relationship; and line manage one Administrative Officer (AO) based in Malta.
This is a full-time fixed-term position with a contract of 12 months, graded EO according to the Civil Service grading structure. The annual gross salary is €44,690.00 gross/month, with an additional payment of € 10.33 EDR paid 13 times per year (pro-rata). There are 14 salary payments in a calendar year, with double salary payments in June and December. If working less than a full calendar year, the additional salary payments will be pro-rata.
Working hours are 35 hours per week Monday to Friday, with some flexibility.
All staff are enrolled in the Italian state social security and pension schemes, with flexibility to pay into the employee’s private pension scheme if chosen.
The appointment is subject to security clearance, professional background check and the successful completion of a probationary period of 4 months.
All staff employed by the British Embassy are subject to Italian income tax (IRPEF). However the administration of these tax payments will vary depending on nationality.
Staff recruited locally by British diplomatic missions in Italy are subject to terms and conditions of service according to local Italian employment law.
Visa/work permit requirements: Candidates must currently hold the independent right to live and work in Italy and be prepared to ensure that right remains throughout the scope of the contract.
Please note that it is your responsibility to ensure you meet the legal requirements to live and work in this country.
All applicants should have the right to live and work in Italy. The British Embassy does not sponsor for work permits.
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Please note that the deadline for applications is 23:55 on the day mentioned in the above field “Application deadline”.
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This opportunity is closed to applications.