Her Majesty’s Ambassador - Kuwait

Recruiter
Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Location
Kuwait
Salary
The salary is £92,000 per annum
Posted
02 Jul 2019
Closes
14 Jul 2019
Ref
1637353
Position/Level
CEO, Director, Managing Director
Responsibilities
Executive Management, Strategy
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Contract / Interim
Language
Arabic

The start date in role is expected to be September 2020. 

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office works at home and overseas to safeguard Britain’s national security, promote and build prosperity as well as support British people overseas. It does this through a skilled worldwide network of over 14,000 people. 

We are seeking an exceptional individual for the role of Her Majesty’s Ambassador to Kuwait. 

This is a vital, challenging and fascinating leadership role, promoting UK interests in Kuwait and delivering a varied, whole-of-government agenda. HM Kuwait will build on a strong existing relationship, seeking out opportunities and deepening our partnership across a range of areas, including defence and security, trade and investment, infrastructure development, science and the environment, education and healthcare. 

The successful candidate will have an outstanding track record of leadership, working in an international environment. We are looking for a strategic and influential individual, someone able to develop and sustain varied relationships to further the business, political and people to people ties between Kuwait and the UK and the impact of our close engagement on regional and global priorities.