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

Embassy of Switzerland in Washington D.C.

Any vacancies will be posted here.


Administrative Assistant:

The Embassy of Switzerland in Washington, DC is seeking a qualified candidate for a full-time permanent position of an Administrative Assistant beginning on September 7, 2021

This versatile and interesting job is combining the assistance of the Consul General and office work such as mailroom duties, answering correspondence by email or phone and helping in the Chancery during the visa high season. This position foresees also working in the reception, where communication skills, problem solving abilities and courteous interaction is expected.

For details and how to apply, read the document here (PDF, 242.7 kB).

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)

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

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.

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