Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH

We work to shape a future worth living around the world.

As a service provider in the field of international cooperation for sustainable development and international education work, we are dedicated to shaping a future worth living around the world. We have over 50 years of experience in a wide variety of areas, including economic development and employment promotion, energy and the environment, and peace and security.

Focusing on the following sustainable development goals (SDGs)

No Poverty
Zero Hunger
Good Health and Well-being
Quality Education
Gender Equality
Clean Water and Sanitation
Affordable and Clean Energy
Decent Work and Economic Growth
Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
Reduced Inequalities
Sustainable Cities and Communities
Responsible Consumption and Production
Climate Action
Life Below Water
Life on Land
Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
Partnerships to achieve the Goals

How we work

We work with businesses, civil society actors and research institutions, fostering successful interaction between development policy and other policy fields and areas of activity. The guiding principle is sustainability. Together with our partners in national governments worldwide and cooperation partners from the worlds of business, research and civil society, we work flexibly to deliver effective solutions that offer people better prospects and sustainably improve their living conditions.

... and why

Our goal is to achieve sustainable development. We work with many different people to drive progress in a great variety of sectors across the globe. Our commissions are diverse, and we have wide-ranging skills. Our core values include human rights, the rule of law, gender equality and the commitment to a socio-ecological economic system.

Career opportunities

Seeking candidates mainly in

Land- und Forstwirtschaft
Bankwesen und Finanzen
Diversity Management
Aus- und Weiterbildung
Umwelt und Katastrophenmanagement
Gesundheit und Ernährung
Menschenrechte, Recht und Governance
Informations- und Kommunikationstechnologie
Medien und Kommunikation
Monitoring und Evaluation
Politische Angelegenheiten und Friedenssicherung
Soziale Entwicklung
Supply Chain Management

As a globally active company, GIZ stands for inclusion at home and abroad. Inclusion is in line with our values. We stand by our social responsibility, humanity and solidarity. The sustainable professional participation of people with disabilities is promoted by a cooperative and trusting relationship between all parties involved. No one may be disadvantaged because of their disability.

Opportunities offered

Internships for students yes
Traineeships/Talent programs for graduates yes
Positions/programs for young professionals yes
Staff positions for professionals yes
Senior or management positions yes
Consultancy opportunities no
See current vacancies on cinfoPoste

Type of organisation

Staatliche Stelle

Field(s) of activity



Bonn, Germany

Region(s) of operation

Osteuropa und Zentralasien
Lateinamerika und Karibik
Nahost und Nordafrika
Südostasien und Pazifik
West- und Mitteleuropa

Number of employees

In Switzerland:

Outside Switzerland:
Über 1000

Learn more

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