Program Support (Anticipatory Staffing process)

Position Title: Program Support (Anticipatory Staffing process)
Section: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC)
Location: Consulate General of Canada in Ho Chi Minh City
Starting Salary: 266,711,014 VND per year plus benefits
Hours of Work: 37.5/week
Closing Date: Sun April 21, 2019 at 23:59 (GMT +7)

Notes: Please read and follow the application instructions on our website carefully. Those who do not comply with the instructions provided in the job posting will be screened out.

Job summary

Under general supervision, provides multi-task support services to Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada’s (IRCC’s) programs and operations. Exercises initiative in seeking out information to complete files or tasks. Requires a general knowledge of established guidelines.

Essential Qualifications


  • Graduation from a recognized university with a Bachelor degree OR an acceptable combination of post-secondary education, training and work experience related to the duties and specific areas of competence required by the position.



  • Minimum of 2 years of experience providing administrative support in an office environment working as part of a team (obtained in the last 5 years).
  • Experience using computers in a networked environment and office software including Word, Excel and Outlook

Rated Qualifications


  • General office procedures and practices
  • Computer software including email, word processing and spreadsheet programs


  • Ability to communicate in English and Vietnamese effectively and clearly both orally and in writing
  • Ability to set priorities, plan and organize work
  • Ability to review information quickly and efficiently according to established criteria and to determine next actions required
  • Ability to pay attention to details and concentrate in order to maintain a high degree of accuracy in data entry
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective interpersonal relationships with clients, colleagues and supervisors
  • Ability to adapt quickly to procedural and technological changes

Personal Suitability:

  • Integrity
  • Initiative
  • Adaptability & Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Judgment

Asset Qualifications

Please refer to

Conditions of Employment

  • Legally permitted to work in Vietnam
  • Willing and able to work overtime as required including evenings and weekends, often on short notice
  • Willing and able to travel domestically and internationally as required
  • Obtain and maintain the required level of security clearance from the Government of Canada. This involves, among other things, criminal record checks, credit checks and validation of qualifications.
  • The appointment of the successful candidate will be conditional on a one (1) year probationary period.

How to apply & Selection procedure

Instructions on how to apply are available at the following website:

Only applications received by email before the cut-off date and time and that comply with the instructions will be considered for screening. Candidates screened in will be contacted for further assessment which may include: written test, oral test, or personal interview. Reference checks shall be conducted as a part of the hiring process.

Job Details
Organisation Name: 
Consulate General of Canada
Ho Chi Minh
Application Deadline: 
Sun, 2019-04-21