Foreign and Commonwealth Office FCO
Political Officer
Auditing, Taxation, Financial accounting/Operations, Payroll officer
Chennai Tamil Nadu
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About the Organization:

Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), commonly called the Foreign Office or British Foreign Office, is a department of the Government of the United Kingdom. They are responsible for protecting and promoting British interests worldwide and were created by merging the Foreign Office and the Commonwealth Office.

Roles and responsibilities:

The job holder will work closely with the team in Chennai, Bangalore and the Foreign & Security Policy team in Delhi, as well as with other British government diplomatic missions in the region.

They will analyse, report, and give policy advice on:

  • Proactively identifying and reporting political developments in Tamil Nadu, and Puducherry

  • Reporting on Economic and infrastructure developments in Tamil Nadu, and Puducherry

  • Human Rights and civil society analysis in the above states

  • Security and Defence issues



  • Post Graduate qualification with minimum of 5 years of relevant experience as a political analyst or a researcher.

  • Experience in working with organisations like diplomatic missions, larger business houses, NGO, or organisations with international links.

  • Excellent team working skills, with strong ability to build co-operative working relationships across a large network.


  • Experience in writing succinct, readable political analysis.

  • Experience in working in a small team where they have shown flexibility and adaptability to contribute to team goals.

  • Broad range of contacts across the political sections.

How to apply

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