Overview of actors

Médecins Sans Frontières

An international, independent, emergency, medical humanitarian organisation

We provide medical assistance to people affected by conflict, epidemics, disasters, or exclusion from healthcare.

Focusing on the following sustainable development goals (SDGs)

Good Health and Well-being

How we work

Our teams are made up of health professionals, logistic and administrative staff - most of them hired locally. Our actions are guided by medical ethics and the principles of impartiality, independence and neutrality.

... and why

Our main guiding principles are proximity to patients, quality medical care, and témoignage - or bearing witness.

Career opportunities

Seeking candidates mainly in

Diversity Management
Education and Training
Environment and Disaster Risk Management
External Relations
Health and Nutrition
Human Resources Management
Human Rights, Law and Governance
Information and Communication Technology
Media and Communication
Monitoring and Evaluation
Security and Safety
Supply Chain Management

Our total reward encompass not only traditional, quantifiable elements like salary, variable pay and benefits, but also intangible non-cash elements such as scope to achieve and exercise responsibility, career opportunities, learning and development, the intrinsic motivation provided by the work itself and the quality of working life provided by the organization. Each aspect of reward are linked together and treated as an integrated and coherent whole.

Opportunities offered

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

Type of organisation


Field(s) of activity

Humanitarian Aid


Geneva, Switzerland

Region(s) of operation

Eastern Europe and Central Asia
Latin America and the Caribbean
Middle East and Northern Africa
North America
South/East Asia and Pacific
Sub-Saharan Africa
Western and Central Europe

Number of employees

In Switzerland:
Between 200 and 1000

Outside Switzerland:
More than 1000

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