Vacancy for Driver/Administrative Assistant

The Embassy of Sweden in Maputo is seeking applications for the position as Driver/Administrative Assistant.


Under the supervision of the Head of the Administration & Support Group, the driver will be responsible for the following duties:

• Driver for the Ambassador
• Driver for other staff of the Embassy, as required
• Regular vehicle maintenance of the Embassy vehicle fleet
• Assist with bank errands, distribution of mail, etc                                                                                        
• Assist in the reception when needed
• Handling of  minor maintenance at the Embassy
• Perform any other related duties as required


• Completion of Secondary School education
• At least five years of professional experience as a driver
• Proficiency in both English and Portuguese
• Computer skills
• Service-minded
• Flexibility and ability to prioritise tasks
• Clean driving record
• Previous work experience in a similar role at an Embassy or international organisation will be an advantage

Applications, including a personal letter in English and a CV, should be submitted to the Embassy of Sweden, Av. Julius Nyerere 1128, Maputo, no later than 20th of February 2018. The application may be delivered in hard copy or via e-mail to the following e-mail address:

The envelope/e-mail should be marked “Driver/Administrative Assistant”.

We warmly recommend female drivers to apply.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.