Job Vacancy: Chauffeur, Visitors Section

Job Vacancy: Chauffeur, Visitors Section

Working hours: Monday to Friday, 9:30am - 6:00pm (Lunch hour: 12:45 pm - 1:45pm) with the possibility of overtime work

Location: Embassy of Japan, London

Salary: 20k/year according to qualifications and experience

Application Deadline: Thursday 27 September 2018, 18:00 GMT

Start date: Mid October 2018

Job Details:
The Embassy of Japan seeks a qualified individual for the position of Chauffeur.

Duties include:
  • Chauffeuring diplomats and their guests
  • General maintenance of official cars

  • British driver’s licence
  • British nationality, permanent resident status or working visa
  • Strong communication skills
  • An excellent command of the English language

How to apply:

Interested candidates should submit a CV and covering letter explaining how you are able to meet the requirements for this position, along with your current salary, daytime telephone number and an email address, by post or by hand, by Thursday 27 September 2018 to the following address:
Visitors Section
Embassy of Japan
101-104 Piccadilly, London, W1J 7JT
*Please note that submitted documents will NOT be returned and we do NOT accept application documents via email.

All applicants must have the legal right to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration Act. All applicants must state that this right is obtained through citizenship, permanent residency or work permit in their application. Applicants not providing this information in their application will not be considered for employment. Short-listed applicants will be asked to provide, prior to interview, documentation to certify their legal right to work in the UK.
The Embassy will draw up a shortlist on the basis of the application documents. Applicants on the shortlist will be invited to an interview (date to be announced).
The successful applicant shall serve a probation period of three months immediately after the date of the start of employment. The Embassy may extend the probation period.
Successful applicants will be notified in writing. It is the Embassy’s policy that we do not give any kind of feedback of the interviews.
Embassy of Japan