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Office Services Clerk

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Please quote vacancy number: ADM1652-2101


Reporting to the Supervisor, Office Services, and working in the Prague Office Services unit, receives, sorts, and distributes incoming mail, prepares outgoing mail and shipments, and arranges customs clearance. Runs a photocopy machine to produce high quality multiple copies of documents and provides related client services as binding or stapling. Provides regular operation duties of supply and equipment storages. Performs other related duties as required.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  1. Receives incoming mail on a daily basis; sorts and distributes.
  2. Collects outgoing mail of all classes (registered, express, ordinary) for delivery to Ceska Posta and private carriers. Weighs and affixes postage using scales and postage meters. Completes documentation for express delivery and registered mail in accordance with postal regulations and/or terms and conditions of private express delivery firms. Collects fees for private mail and parcel delivery. Locates proper addresses and makes corrections for misdirected mail.
  3. Accepts internal mail, parcels and goods for distribution and for outgoing shipment. Prepares and dispatches twice weekly pouch to Washington, D.C. Completes necessary customs and postal declaration forms.
  4. Prepares and processes necessary paperwork related to mail, shipping and delivery services and maintains records of deliveries and receipts. Helps Property Specialist with receiving of goods.
  5. Assists Supervisor in tracking of departmental expenses (petty cash operations related to deliveries and shipping) and maintaining files.
  6. Provides services related with regular operations of supply storage.
  7. Provides services related with regular operations of photocopy machines, binding, cutting etc.
  8. Provides services related with regular operations of archives and storages.
  9. Helps with inventories of supplies, storages and archives.
  10. Processes individual requests for business cards from all RFE/RL business units, and insures their production and delivery.
  11. Performs other duties as assigned.

  

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

 

Education:     

  • General education (Secondary)

 Work Experience:  

  • Administration (0-2 years), mandatory
  • Experience in international or domestic (Czech) shipping

 Competencies:        

  • Ability to perform a wide range of administrative tasks (Mandatory)
  • Understands and meeting customer needs in a helpful way, whether they are internal or external clients (Mandatory)
  • Dependability & reliability (Mandatory)
  • Accuracy and detail orientation (Mandatory)
  • End-user knowledge of MS Office applications (Mandatory)
  • Office practices (Mandatory)
  • Ability to work with others on a team - be a team player, who can interact and operate effectively with peers and other associates within a collegial, and yet demanding work environment.
  • Valid driver´s license B

 Languages:   

  • Czech language (Proficient), mandatory
  • English language (Working Knowledge Oral+Written), mandatory

Should you be interested in this position please apply by submitting your CV and a cover letter in English.

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Appointment against this post is on a local basis only. Please note that for the locally advertised positions preference will be given to those with a work permit and/or a valid residence status in the Czech Republic. Locally recruited employees should reside within commuting distance of Prague, Czech Republic, or be willing to move to take up work. They are not eligible for allowances applicable to candidates who are internationally recruited. Rather, they receive statutory benefits as per Czech labor law. Salary scales for locally recruited employees are based on the best prevailing local conditions. RFE/RL does, however, cover the costs of interview travel and, upon appointment, some relocation costs.
Note: In response to changing operational requirements, RFE/RL retains the discretion not to make an appointment, or to modify the job specifications for a particular vacancy.


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