New JPO vacancy at SCAD for Swiss nationals

Currently, the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs has an open position at the Security Council Affairs Division.

SCAD:  Junior Professional Officer (JPOJunior Professional Officer ) in Political Affairs - New York



  • Masters' degree in political science, international relations or other related field.
  • At least 3 years of work experience in international affairs, with exposure to analysis and research in international politics.
  • Experience in working with and/or knowledge of the United Nations, its agencies or relevant international organizations is desirable.
  • Database management skills, especially for Lotus Notes-based databases is preferable.
  • Excellent drafting skills in the English language are required.
  • Passive knowledge of German and knowledge of an additional official language of the United Nations is a strong asset.
  • Swiss nationality
  • Not older than 32 years at the date of the first round of interviews


  • 2-3 year assignment (1 year renewable fixed-term contracts)



  • Application deadline: closed
  • First round of interviews are expected to take place 18 and 20 June 2019



Other JPOJunior Professional Officer vacancies

You can apply for as many JPO vacancies as you wish. Each selection process is managed separately; and qualified applications can be considered for several parallel JPO selection processes. 


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