Admin Assistant & Travel Officer (5 month contract) - Port Moresby

29 November 2017

 The Admin Assistant & Travel Officer is responsible for supporting management and organizing travel arrangements, meetings and seminars.


  • Responsible for the general secretarial work of the management and will, amongst other tasks, assist Finance and Admin for compiling of accounting documents
  • Management of all travel arrangements for the Mission in Papua New Guinea.
  • Provide support to the staff handling travel services in the sub-sites
  • Interacts with relevant authorities, immigration office for diplomatic visa issuance
  • Check airline arrival & departure time and organise airport pickups
  • Prepare travel files & briefing program for new arrivals


  • Secretary diploma or equivalent
  • 3 years work experience in a similar function
  • Very good command of written and spoken English
  • Computer proficiency
  • Capacity to apply ICRC rules and procedures
  • Information management, records management and secretarial expertise
  • Experience booking flights, making reservations


  • Capacity to work independently
  • Excellent organisational, methodical abilities, service oriented
  • Ability to handle sensitive information with high respect for confidentiality
  • Sense of initiative, pro-activeness and setting priorities
  • Interest in humanitarian activities (particularly ICRC's)

Interested candidates are invited to submit their applications, including cover letter, detailed curriculum vitae, contact details of 2 referees and copies of certificates. Closing date for applications is 12 December 2017. Please make sure to mention the reference title.

Reference: Admin Assistant & Travel officer
ICRC Mission to Papua New Guinea, 4th Floor Habourside West, Stanley Espalande
PO Box 2011, Port Moresby, NCD
T: + 675 3210721, F: + 675 3210725
Please note: Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Thank you for your interest