The General Secretariat of the Council of the European Union (GSC, Directory 2A) is currently looking for floor messengers, meeting room attendants and receptionists.
Candidates should be diplomatically minded, possess strong communication skills, be able to work in a team and handle information with discretion, and have at least one year of experience in a similar field. Good knowledge of English and French would be an advantage.
The role of Directorate 2A – Protocol and Meetings is to provide, in a fast and flexible manner, the first-rate services necessary to host high-level meetings (event management, protocol support, provision of suitable meeting rooms, interpreting services, catering services, administration of delegates’ travel expenses).
The Directorate is fully involved in the organisation and running of the diplomatic and protocol activities of the European Council and of the Council of the European Union. It is made up of four units, each with a specific role: protocol, organisation and scheduling of meetings, catering and, lastly, administrative, financial and technical support and communication.
Recruitment will be in FG I with a basic monthly salary of EUR 1 970.18. In addition to the basic salary, the member of the contract staff may be entitled to various allowances, in particular a household allowance, expatriation allowance (16 % of basic salary + household allowance), dependent child allowance and education allowance. The salary is subject to a European Union tax deducted at source and is exempt from national taxation.