Chargés d’Affaires

Embassy Staff

Berhane G. Solomon – Chargé d’Affaires
ብርሃነ ገብረሂወት ሰለሙን – ፈጻሚ ጉዳያት

Dawit Haile – Head of Political Affairs
ዳዊት ሃይለ – ሓላፊ ፖለቲካዊ ጉዳያት

Hadnet Keleta – Head of Public and Community Affairs
ሓድነት ቀለታ – ሓላፊት ህዝባዊን ኮማውን ርክባት

Hours of Operation

Embassy Hours Consular Service Phone Hours
Monday – Friday Monday – Thursday
9:00am – 5:00pm 10:00am – 2:00pm

Job Posting

Current Openings

Title: Consular Clerks (Full-time & Part-Time)
Posting Period: Open Until Filled

The Embassy of Eritrea in Washington DC is looking for an experienced and reliable Administrative & Consular Clerk who can perform various administrative and clerical duties.

The successful candidate will be a front-end representative of the Embassy and must have a polite, respectful and friendly disposition.

Job Tasks/Responsibilities:

  • Greet and provide prompt and professional services to visitors.
  • Utilize telephone systems; incoming; outgoing and internal transfers.
  • Perform general office duties such as answering telephones, copying, scanning and filing.
  • Maintain electronic filing systems and records.
  • Sort and distribute incoming mail and prepare outgoing mail.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Demonstrated 2+ years experience in an office clerical/administrative position.
  • Fluent in English, Tigrigna & Arabic preferred.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to multi-task; plan and organize work.
  • Focus and commitment to work accuracy and integrity.
  • Ability to take direction and work with minimal supervision.
  • Flexibility and ability to work within a team and autonomously. 
  • Knowledge of other languages is an advantage.
  • Demonstrated track record of reliability and dependability.
  • Basic computer skills and knowledge of MS Office.
  • High School Diploma required.
  • Must be eligible to work in the United States.

How to apply:

  • Interested applicants must submit letter of intent and current resume via e-mail to:  Applications will be accepted until filled.

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