Minna Vartiainen

Executive Secretary

Chancery Secretary Minna Vartiainen works in the Protocol Services at the Ministry for Foreign Affairs as an executive secretary.

“My work is interesting, demanding and independent. I have assorted and interesting tasks because we work in an international environment in cooperation with the authorities and the private sector. Foreign embassies and international organizations are also important cooperation partners in Finland.

My work requires good language skills. I’ve studied in Germany and can make use of my language skills in practice. Organizational skills, cooperation skills and customer service-mindedness are also important traits.

Besides the pleasant work community, the best thing about the Ministry for Foreign Affairs is working with issues that are interesting and international. Anyone working here should be open to new and assorted challenges and work tasks.”