Public Appointments Service
Public Appointments Service

First Secretary in the Department of Foreign Affairs

Co. Dublin
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First Secretary in the Department of Foreign Affairs

The Public Appointments Service is recruiting high calibre candidates for the Irish diplomatic service who will contribute to the development and implementation of Ireland’s foreign policy and in representing, promoting and protecting the interests, values and economic well-being of Ireland and its citizens abroad.

A diplomatic officer can expect to work at headquarters in Dublin or Limerick, as well as at a number of Irish embassies, consulates and multilateral missions abroad. Serving in missions abroad is an integral part of the work of a First Secretary in the Department of Foreign Affairs. The competition is only open to Irish citizens.

Closing Date: 3pm on Thursday, 30th May 2024

We are committed to a policy of equal opportunity and encourage applications under all nine grounds of the Employment Equality Act.

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Important Dates
Posted on
15 May, 2024
Application deadline
30 May, 2024

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