Job openings

Jobs at Swiss representations in the U.S. will be published here.

The Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA) regulary seeks qualified and motivated employees.

Job vacancies will be published through the state job web portal. You can tailor your search towards your requirements through various search criteria.

State job portal (de, fr, it)

Embassy of Switzerland in Washington D.C.

Academic Internships:

The Embassy of Switzerland is looking for 8 interns from September 1, 2020 – February 28, 2021 or March 1, 2021 – August 31, 2021 Please take a look at possibilities and requirements on our Academic Internships page

Consulate General of Switzerland in New York

Academic Internship:

The Consulate General in New York also offers 3 internship positions to qualified candidates in the following sections:

  1. Economic Affairs and Communication
  2. Culture and Education
  3. Swiss Business Hub in New York and San Francisco

The purpose of these academic internships is to offer students or recent graduates an opportunity to discover the activities of a Swiss representation abroad and to become familiar with the diverse aspects of a diplomatic career.

All positions are full-time (40 hours per week) and run for 6 months. Remuneration for the positions is USD 2,700 per month.

For details and how to apply, read the document on internships.

Internships (PDF, 424.0 kB)

 

The Consulate General of Switzerland in New York is seeking a qualified candidate for a permanent position as Administrative Assistant in the Swiss Business Hub Team. Please send your resume, a letter of interest and salary expectations no later than February 20, 2020 in electronic format (word or pdf) to job-cgny@eda.admin.ch Please write into the subject line.

Job Description (PDF, 487.1 kB) 

Permanent Mission of Switzerland to the United Nations

The Permanent Mission of Switzerland to the United Nations in New York is looking for an Administrative Assistant. You will be one of two assistants to the “Sustainable Development and Humanitarian Affairs” Team at the Mission.

Please send your resume, a letter of interest and salary expectations no later than February 21, 2020 in electronic format (word or pdf) to nyc.job-application-un@eda.admin.ch. Please write into the subject line “Administrative Assistant SDH Team” to ensure timely processing of your application.  

Job Description (PDF, 395.9 kB)