Notice of vacancy

General Secretariat

Secretary (temporary agent - SC1) for the Irish-language Translation Units of the General Secretariat of the Council, Directorate-General A, Translation service and the European Commission, Directorate General for Translation 

Ref: CONS/TA-SC/129

The General Secretariat of the Council of the European Union (GSC) together with the European Commission is looking for well-organised, responsible & meticulous Irish-language secretaries with an excellent knowledge of Irish, a very good command of English and good IT skills. You are able to work autonomously, under pressure and meet sensitive deadlines without compromising quality. You are at ease with fluctuations in the workload. We offer an initial max 4-year temporary contract, possibly renewable. 

Your role

  • Perform tasks in support of the production of documents submitted for translation into Irish, using the appropriate tools and procedures
  • Provide administrative, organisational and logistical support to the head of the service and to staff based on the objectives of the service


Mainly Brussels, Belgium; the workplace will be established at the moment of recruitment by the recruiting EU institution


To submit your application, please consult the detailed notice of vacancy and eligibility requirements below.

The closing date for applications is 19 May 2017.