Employment opportunities

On patrol with the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission in Ukraine.
A patrol of OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine in the Donetsk region. © OSCE/Evgeny Maloletka

The Swiss Expert Pool for Civilian Peacebuilding (SEP) selects vacancies in international organisations based on Switzerland's thematic and geographic priorities and then proposes specialists with the corresponding profile to the organisation.

Current vacancies – SEP-sponsored positions

Gender Co-ordinator (PDF, 109.8 kB, English)
OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine in Donetsk
Application Deadline: 12 April 2021

Political Analyst (PDF, 106.1 kB, English)
OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine in Kyiv
Application Deadline: 12 April 2021

Senior Political Officer (PDF, 101.2 kB, English)
OSCE Mission to Moldova
Application Deadline: 12 April 2021

Kosovo Specialist Chambers & Specialist Prosecutor's Office
Application deadline: 20 April 2021
Please send this requested form
back to pd-ams-expertenpool@eda.admin.ch

Peace and Development Specialist (PDS) (PDF, 116.2 kB, English)
Office of the Resident Coordinator in Táchira, Venezuela
Application Deadline: 25 April 2021

Associate Expert in Political Affairs (UN JPO, P2) - New York
Application deadline: 2 Mai 2021
Recruitment by cinfo

Junior Professional Officer Assistant to the Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Assembly and Association in Geneva (PDF, 141.3 kB, English)
Application deadline: 2 Mai 2021
Recruitment by cinfo

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Planned positions

Learning Solutions Specialist (PDF, 389.7 kB, English)
United Nations Institute for Training and Research, Geneva

Human Security Adviser for Sudan

Peace and Development Adviser Burundi in Bujumbura
Secondment to the Office of the Resident Coordinator

Peacebuilding Adviser Palestine
Secondment to the Office of the Resident Coordinator

Several positions
Secondment to the Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine, OSCE

Monitoring Officer, Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine, OSCE

Junior Professional Officer (Human Dimension), OSCE

Junior Professional Officer on Gender OHCHR East Africa Regional Office in Addis Abeba (PDF, 111.9 kB, English)
Recruitment by cinfo 

Junior Professional Officer Assistant to the Special Rapporteur on Torture, OHCHR in Geneva (PDF, 126.7 kB, English)
Recruitment by cinfo

Junior Professional Officer Assistant to the Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Assembly and Association in Geneva (PDF, 141.3 kB, English)
Recruitment by cinfo

Current vacancies – positions not sponsored by the swiss expert pool

The positions below correspond with Switzerland's thematic and geographic policy priorities in peace and human rights but cannot be sponsored by the FDFA. The organisations directly recruit and employ the candidate. We kindly request you to send your application to the relevant organisation. Candidates can inform the SEP of their application. 

No current vacancies.

Application dossier

A complete application dossier contains the following documents:

  • Letter of application
  • Copies of diplomas and references
  • Curriculum vitae in English
  • SEF personal data sheet

For OSCE and EU applications with the documents requested in the job advertisement.

Unsolicited applications will not be considered.

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