Career support

Application Support for Jobs in International Cooperation

Our coaches advise how to improve your job application and/or prepare you for the interview.

Are you applying for a job at the United Nations, a development bank, the Swiss Confederation, an NGO or a private foundation? Or have you been invited for an interview? International cooperation is a field with many highly qualified candidates. When applying, stand out from the crowd: pinpoint the matches between what is being sought and what you bring. Our coaches review your application from a recruiter's perspective.

Job application support
Location
Biel-Bienne or online
Duration
60 minutes/session
Languages
English
French
German
Spanish
Price CHF  
180

Cancellation:
up to 48 hours before your appointment, you will receive a 95% refund

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Examples of situations and questions

Is it a match?

You want to assess the extent to which the job description matches your profile. You would like to clarify your motivations in applying.

Writing a job application

You want to give yourself the best chance of getting an interview, whether for a junior, mid-level, senior or management position.

Preparing for an interview

You have been invited to an interview and want to increase your chances of success. Preparation and practice are key.

Our support enables you to better present your fit with the job you aspire to.

Job application support at a glance

  • Comparison between job description, your profile and motivations
  • Feedback on CV, cover letter, specific application documents such as P11 forms
  • Potential for optimisation
  • Information on interview processes including competency-based interviews
  • Addressing strengths and weaknesses, or other questions you feel uncomfortable with
  • Interview practice

Our coaches

Our coaches have many years’ experience of working in international cooperation, in-depth knowledge of the sector, and expertise in counselling and coaching. They are in regular contact with employers.

Beat Geiser
Beat
 
Geiser
Beat has coached individuals and groups in career development, career transitions, work... More
Gabriela Steinemann
Gabriela
 
Steinemann
Gabriela has been involved in counselling and supporting people for 15+ years, mainly i... More
Adrian Marti
Adrian
 
Marti
Adrian has worked in international cooperation for 30+ years for the ICRC, SDC, UNHCR, ... More

Free interview support for Swiss nationals applying to selected multilateral organisations

You have been invited to an interview and want to get ready for it. If the employer belongs to one of our 20 focus organisations, this support is free of charge. 
Learn more

Registration

60-minute session, onsite

CHF 
180
Biel-Bienne, Switzerland

Review of your application documents, or interview preparation.

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60-minute session, online

CHF 
180
Zoom

Review of your application documents, or interview preparation.

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2-hour package (2x60 minutes)

CHF 
340
Biel-Bienne or Zoom

Review of your application documents, potentially followed by a second round of feedback on your application, or interview preparation.

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We are flexible

Do you have a specific request, can't find a suitable appointment or need more information?
Give us a call: +41 32 365 80 02