JPO vacancies for Swiss nationals

Currently, we have the following open positions with the United Nations and the International Financial Institutions:

OHCHR, Associate Human Rights Officer - Human Rights of Migrants (P-2), Geneva

This position is financed by HSD

Requirements

  • Master’s degree in law, political or social science
  • At least three years of human rights-related experience. OHCHR counts relevant internships at 50%
  • Good knowledge of procedural aspects of United Nations thematic human rights mechanisms
  • Good knowledge of institutional mandates, policies and guidelines related to human rights
  • Good analytical and research skills.
  • Fluency and excellent drafting skills in English, with working knowledge of French and/or Spanish
  • Knowledge of two official languages of Switzerland
  • Swiss nationality
  • Not older than 32 years at the date of the first round of interviews

To apply

Carefully read

Then apply by uploading your P11, motivation letter, work certificates and university credentials as PDF document(s) to our online recruitment system.

P11 form

Application deadline: 17 January 2018
First round of interviews: 01 February 2018 in Bienne/Switzerland (or by Skype)

Online application

UN Women, Programme Analyst (Economic Empowerment) (P-2), Tbilisi

This position is financed by SDC

Requirements

  • Master’s degree in economics, development studies, gender, or related disciplines
  • 3 years of relevant experience (UN Women does not count internships.)
  • Knowledge of international labour standards, employment policies or social protection policies
  • Excellent oral and written English. Knowledge of Georgian and/or Russian an asset.
  • Strong interest in a career in the United Nations
  • Swiss nationality
  • Not older than 32 years at the date of the first round of interviews

To apply

Carefully read

Then apply by uploading your P11, motivation letter, work certificates and university credentials as PDF document(s) to our online recruitment system.

P11 form

Application deadline: open
First round of interviews: to be confirmed

Online application

UNHCR, Associate Programme Officer - Cash-Based Interventions (P-2), Addis Ababa

This position is financed by SDC

Requirements

Required:

  • Strong interest in a career with the United Nations
  • Master’s degree
  • At least 3 years of relevant work experience
  • Experience in programme or project management
  • English and one other official UN language
  • Swiss nationality
  • Not older than 32 years at the date of the first round of interviews

Desired:

  • Experience in a humanitarian setting
  • Knowledge of programming in humanitarian settings
  • Knowledge of cash-based interventions
  • Experience in refugee emergencies or developing countries
  • Experience in Africa

To apply

Carefully read

Then apply by uploading your P11, motivation letter, work certificates and university credentials as PDF document(s) to our online recruitment system.

  • Application deadline: 24 January 2018
  • First round of interviews: 07/08 February 2018 in Bienne/Switzerland (or by Skype)

Online application

UNDP, Poverty Analyst (P-2), Addis Ababa

This position is financed by SDC

Requirements

  • Strong interest in a career with the United Nations
  • Master’s degree
  • At least 3 years of relevant work experience. Internships are not counted as relevant experience by UNDP.
  • Knowledge of poverty, human development and inclusive and sustainable growth issues
  • Familiarity with the Sustainable Development Goals
  • English and one other official UN language
  • Swiss nationality
  • Not older than 32 years at the date of the first round of interviews

To apply

Carefully read

Then apply by uploading your P11, motivation letter, work certificates and university credentials as PDF document(s) to our online recruitment system.

  • Application deadline: 24 January 2018
  • First round of interviews: 07/08 February 2018 in Bienne/Switzerland (or by Skype)

Online application

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