Government of India Ministry of External Affairs (Administration Division)



Name of the Post : Consultant (Legal) in UNP Division of Ministry of External Affairs Headquarters, New Delhi

Job Location :  Ministry of External Affairs (South Block/ Jawaharlal Nehru Bhawan / Patiala House/ISIL Building/Akbar Bhavan/FSI), New Delhi


Qualifications/Essential Criteria : 

 Applicant should be an Indian National.  Applicant should hold a Post Graduate degree in Law and work experience of at least 20 years in the relevant field.  Applicant should be between 45-63 years of age as on the last date of submission of application and should be in good health to discharge his/her official duties effectively.  In case of retired Government of India employees, the personnel should have retired from US/DS level.  


Desirable Criteria : 

 Has previously handled issues relating to International Cooperation/International Organizations in Government of India Missions and/or has negotiating experience  Strong written and spoken communications skills in English.  Proficiency in use of computers (Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc.) 


Remuneration & Entitlements : 

 In case of candidates from open market or the one from among retired officers of Short Service Commission (not entitled for pension), the remuneration package will be commensurate with the experience and profile of the selected candidate, subject to a maximum of Rs.10 lakh per annum and deduction of applicable taxes.  In case of retired employees of Government of India, the remuneration will be calculated as per GFR norms (i.e. Last Pay Drawn minus Pension plus DA). 


How to apply : 

 Interested applicants may submit application indicating their interest in working for the Ministry of External Affairs as per proforma at Annex I.  The envelope containing the applicant’s details as mentioned above should be clearly labelled “Application for the post of Consultant (Legal) in UNP Division of Ministry of External Affairs” and addressed to: Under Secretary (PF/PG) Ministry of External Affairs Room No. 4071, Jawaharlal Nehru Bhawan 23-D, Janpath Road New Delhi 110 011.


The last date for receiving applications is 11th December, 2020 (1730 hrs). Applications received after the closing date or without the prescribed documents or otherwise found incomplete or not in the prescribed proforma will be rejected and no correspondence shall be entertained in this regard. 


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