The U.S. Department of State, our country’s lead foreign policy agency, provides a rich international experience. Our champions all of our strengths and diversity – personal, professional, and educational. A Limited Non-Career Appointment (LNA) in the Foreign Service is a distinctive opportunity to serve your country and can offer candidates who are considering a career in the Foreign Service first-hand insights and exploration of potential Foreign Service career paths.
Location: Wellington, New Zealand
Posted Date: 1/21/2020
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities General knowledge of the United States, including customs and culture, society, trends, history, economy, government, political system, and constitution. Skill in written and oral communication, including English grammar and usage, techniques for effective interpersonal communication, techniques for handling interviews, complaints, sources of information, and public speaking ability. General skills in computers, including computer operations, common office software programs (e.g., Microsoft), e-mail systems, internet. Successful applicants will receive training in specialized Consular software applications. General subject matter, including psychology and human behavior, interacting with individuals undergoing stress. Basic mathematics. Required language fluency as outlined above.