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    What is the job profile of Indian Foreign Service Officer?

    What is the job profile of Indian Foreign Service Officer?
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    Re: What is the job profile of Indian Foreign Service Officer?

    Hello Friend !!

    Job profile of Indian Foreign Service Officer :



    The main aim of IFS officers is to serve the Nation in Foreign Services.

    The Job role involves the Group A and Group B Services.

    The role deals with the external affairs of the country, which includes diplomacy, trade and cultural relations.

    Remember you must be a Graduate in any discipline and selected through the Civil Services Examination to get into this Post.

    Career of an IFS officer in his designation is like,

    At an embassy:

    Third Secretary

    Second Secretary (promotion upon being confirmed in service)

    First Secretary

    Counsellor

    Minister

    Deputy Chief of Mission/Deputy High Commissioner/Deputy Permanent Representative

    Ambassador/High Commissioner/Permanent Representation/

    At the Ministry of External Affairs

    Under Secretary

    Deputy Secretary

    Director

    Joint Secretary

    Additional Secretary

    Secretary

    Job Roles :

    1. Representing India in its Embassies, High Commissions, Consulates, and Permanent Missions to multilateral organisations like UN.


    2. Protecting India’s national interests in the country of his/her posting.


    3. Promoting friendly relations with the receiving state as also its people, including NRI / PIO.


    4. Reporting accurately on developments in the country of posting which are likely to influence the formulation of India’s policies.


    5.Negotiating agreements on various issues with the authorities of the receiving state.


    6.Extending consular facilities to foreigners and Indian nationals abroad.


    7.At home, Ministry of External Affairs is responsible for all aspects of external relations. Territorial divisions deal with bilateral political and economic work while functional divisions look after policy planning, multilateral organizations, regional groupings, legal matters, disarmament, protocol, consular, Indian Diaspora, press and publicity, administration and other aspects.


    --> All these roles and responsibilities are defined by Govt of India and cannot be written in our words.


    --> Every officer into this Post must and should follow these roles.


    Good Luck !!

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    Re: What is the job profile of Indian Foreign Service Officer?

    Indian Foreign Service is one of the civil Services of India.
    Job Profile of Indian Foreign is Deals with External affairs of our Country.
    Officers will governs our relations with other or Foreign countries.
    At the External Affairs Ministry probationers are attached with dealing and desk with particular country,one officer can appointed as Officer from India and should work in other counties behalf of India like Passport officer etc.,

    ***After competition of Graduation, apply for UPSC civil services examination.by the merit process only appointed as Foreign officer...

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    Re: What is the job profile of Indian Foreign Service Officer?

    Indian Foreign Service (IFS) Officers are selected through UPSC and they are initiated by the ministry of external affairs. They join the office as third secretaries of Indian Embassies in foreign countries. After the tenur in abroad IFS officers are posted in India under ministry of external affairs. As promotion and seniority rolls in these officers will act as India's counsellers and ambassadors to other countries. IFS officers have a high job profile the starting pay scale is Rs.13000 per month excluding allowances.

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    Re: What is the job profile of Indian Foreign Service Officer?

    The ob profile of indian foreignservice officer is..
    Representing india in its embassies,consulate and pemanent missions to multillateral orgnisation like UN
    Protecting India national interest in the country of posting
    promoting friendly relations with the receiving state as also its people,including Nri
    Negotiating agreements o various issues with the authorities of the receiving state

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