The British Government is an inclusive and diversity-friendly employer. We value difference, promote equality and challenge discrimination, enhancing our organisational capability. We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, colour, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status or other category protected by law. We promote family-friendly flexible working opportunities, where operational and security needs allow.We are recruitng to fill the position below:Job Title: Temporary Entry Clearance Assistant Job ref.: 16/19 ABJLocation: AbujaGrade: A1 (L)Start Date: 22nd May 2019Type of Position: TemporaryJob Subcategory: UKVI (UK Visas and Immigration)Job Category: Other British Government Departments (Partners across Government, including UK Visas)Main Purpose of JobTo perform general office administration duties and to assist with the efficient running of the visa operation.Visa Writers:To issue visas as required by the visa department, ensuring that they are accurately completed and issued in line with the guidance and best practice maintaining accurate records where necessary.To ensure that integrity of the Visa writer function is as per best practice.Helping the visa department minimise abuse in the visa process.Updating databases when necessary.Helping in all areas of the visa department by taking on a variety of clerical roles as required.