Vacancy Announcement - Driver

16.02.2022 Expired

The Delegation of the European Union to Ghana is looking for a Driver



We are

The European Union (EU) is an economic and political partnership between 27 European countries. The EU is represented through more than 140 diplomatic representations, known as EU Delegations, which have a similar function to those of an embassy. The EU Delegation to Ghana's mission is "Building a strong partnership with Ghana to promote Peace and Prosperity for People and Protecting the Planet".

We offer

We offer a position of Driver in an international and multicultural environment. Under this post, the recruited person will be attributed functions depending on the needs of the Delegation. The jobholder will drive the Head of Mission and staff members on general assignments within Accra and on official missions across Ghana or to neighbouring countries. The place of employment is Delegation of the European Union to Ghana -The Round House - 81, Cantonments Road, P. O. Box 9505 KIA, Accra, Ghana.

Benefits, such as additional pension scheme and medical insurance are offered to employees and their families under certain conditions.

We look for

We are looking for a defensive driver, alert, punctual, responsible, with an excellent sense of navigation. He/she should be reliable, proactive, polite and discrete at all times, respectful of the hierarchy and interacting with others professionally. Requirements of the post are as follows:


Compulsory requirement




Secondary education certificate;

Police clearance report;

Valid driver's license (minimum class B);

Computer literacy (outlook, office applications, internet usage).


Any additional training for drivers.

Additional driving license class (A, C, D, F)

Professional experience

Minimum five years experience driving across Ghana.

Working experience with a diplomatic mission or international organisation.

Knowledge of languages 

Very good communication skills in English (oral & written).

Any other languages including local ones.


How to apply

For the detailed job profile and requirements regarding qualifications, professional experience, knowledge of languages and knowledge of IT tools, please refer to the Delegation’s website:


Interested candidates should send their application and supporting documents by email to indicating as the subject:

"Application: Driver– [Family name and first name]".


The application should include a cover letter, a detailed Europass CV and one professional reference. Applications with missing documents or without Europass CV will not be considered. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for English and IT aptitude tests, driving tests and an interview. Recruitment of the successful candidate will be subject to medical fitness.

The deadline for submitting applications is Tuesday 22 February 2022 at 16h00 (Ghana time).

Find attached the Job Discription