U.S. Embassy Dhaka is seeking eligible and qualified applicants for the position of Protocol Assistant.

NOTE:  Due to the high volume of applications received, we will only contact applicants who are being considered.  Thank you for your understanding.
  • Assist the Protocol Supervisor as he/she supports the Ambassador and DCM.
  • Develop and maintain a large network of contacts within the Government of Bangladesh, private sector, Bangladesh social society, and other diplomatic missions in Dhaka.
  • Process all incoming invitations for vetting and prepare decision memorandums for the Executive Office concurrence.
  • Serve as main POC for all incoming and outgoing gifts to and from the Executive Office. Catalogue, disperse, and keep inventory of all gifts.
  • Draft and transmit diplomatic correspondence, prepare invitations for official functions, and develop and maintain local contacts and contact lists.
  • Provide administrative support for Protocol and the Executive Office.
  • Serve as the back-up to the Protocol Supervisor position.


  • University Degree in Communication or Political Science or Journalism or International Affairs or Business Administration is required. (You must attach a copy of yourcertificates along with your application form.)
  • Minimum three years progressively responsible experience in secretarial, protocol, event management, and/or public relations.
  • Language: Fluent (speaking/reading/writing) in English and Bangla is required.

       This may be tested.

Please visit the U.S. Embassy recruitment page at and access Electronic Recruitment Application (ERA) to submit your application electronically.

Application submission deadline: March 16, 2024.