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The Danish Consulate General in Guangzhou is looking for a number of Chinese Visa Officers (local staff)

Position:   Visa and Consular Officer
                   Full time position
Deadline:  16th December 2019
Location:  The Royal Danish Consulate General, Guangzhou

The Danish Consulate General in Guangzhou is looking for a number of energetic and systematic persons for the position as Visa and Consular Officers for employment as soon as possible.

You will be part of a busy and dynamic team, where your attention to detail in every single case is combined with your ability to promote the overall Danish interests in China.

Job Description
Your work will primarily consists of handling visa applications from Chinese citizens going to Schengen. The demand for visa to Schengen is constantly increasing and there is great focus on our work from both Danish and Chinese authorities. Your job will be to handle the cases in a service minded way, while you also show that you can manage the Schengen rules.

The work comprises important control functions in connection with visa issuing. You must show an understanding for, and the ability to scrutinize visa applications as well as show great thoroughness and responsibility in your work in general.

You should display sound judgement, efficiency and be able to deliver results with a high service level, representing Denmark’s already good reputation in China.

The work requires that you have an assertive personality and are able to keep the overview under pressure.

  • Qualifications
    We are looking for a team player, who delivers a high level of service, efficiency and attention to detail.
  • Relevant higher education
  • Good language skills: fluent in Chinese and English both orally and in writing
  • Relevant work experience an advantage
  • Sense of detail in each case combined with the ability to see the visa work as an important
    part of presenting Denmark as an attractive country
  • Experience with working in a cross-cultural work place
  • Assertive personality and the ability to handle stressful and difficult situations with a smile
    and in a competent manner

To apply for this position, please send your CV and motivated application in English incl. relevant
documents, reference letters and photo before December 16, 2019 to . Please
indicate “Visa and Consular Officer” in the subject line.

If you have questions about the position please contact Michael Jørgensen, Senior Visa and
Consular Officer, tel. +86 (20) 2829 7306, or e-mail .

The Consulate General emphasizes equal opportunities for all and applications from qualified
persons are welcome regardless of race, sex, religion or disability.

About us
Annually, The Consulate General handles around 15,000 applications for visas and residence/work
permits. From July 2020 this number is expected to minimum double when the Consulate becomes
a visa-HUB.

For further information about the Consulate General, please go to our website.