Employment opportunities

A patrol of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine in August 2016 in the Donetsk region.
A patrol of OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine in the Donetsk region in August 2016. © 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

Head of Operations (PDF, 109.2 kB, English)
Secondment to the OSCE, Special Monitoring Mission Ukraine
Deadline for application: 4 October 2020

Senior Legal Adviser (PDF, 80.7 kB, English)
Secondment to the OSCE Mission in Kosovo in Pristina
Deadline for application: 7 October 2020

Triple Nexus Adviser
Secondment to the Office of the Resident Coordinator in Sudsudan
Project new job position, the recruitment process has not yet started

Triple Nexus Adviser
Secondment to the Office of the Resident Coordinator in Myanmar
Projected new job position, the recruitment process has not yet started

Peace and Development Adviser (in Burkina Faso) (PDF, 893.9 kB, English)
Secondment to the Office of the Resident Coordinator
New job position, the recruitment process has not yet started

Peace and Development Adviser (probably in Pakistan)
Secondment to the Office of the Resident Coordinator
Projected new job position, the recruitment process has not yet started

«Expert civil» (homme ou femme) (titre temporaire)
mis à disposition de l’Ecole de Maintien de la Paix Alioune Blondin BEYE (EMPABB) à Bamako
nouveau poste prévu, le processus de recrutement n'a pas encore commencé

Conflict Sensitivity Adviser (working title)
Secondment to the UN Resident Coordinator, Libya
projected new job position, the recruitment process has not yet started

Senior Adviser to support the work of the Special Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office in Ukraine and in the Trilateral Contact Group, in Kyiv
planned new job position, the recruitment process has not yet started

Several positions
Secondment to the Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine, OSCE
planned new job positions

UNPOL
Planned secondment to MONUSCO, DRC
Application: ongoing
See: www.eda.admin.ch/civpol

UNPOL
Planned secondment to MINUSMA, Mali
planned new job position, the recruitment process has not yet started
See: www.eda.admin.ch/civpol

UNPOL
Planned secondment to UNSOM, Somalia
planned new job position, the recruitment process has not yet started
See: www.eda.admin.ch/civpol

UNPOL
Planned secondment to UNMISS, South Soudan
planned new job position, the recruitment process has not yet started
See: www.eda.admin.ch/civpol

Junior Professional Officer on the Safe and Secure Management of Ammunition
UNODA in New York the recruitment process starts in Autumn 2020 by cinfo

 
 

position planning - SEP-sponsored positions

Triple Nexus Adviser
Secondment to the Office of the Resident Coordinator in Sudsudan Project new job position, the recruitment process has not yet started

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. 

Head of Election Department (see former ToR (PDF, 22.4 kB))
Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR)
See: jobs.osce.org/vacancies
Application deadline: 6 September 2020
Swiss applicants are welcome to send a copy of their application to the Human Security Division for a possible support of their application (addressed to pd-ams-expertenpool@eda.admin.ch).

Peace and Development Advisor - Global Roster Vacancy, P5
UNDP, Multiple Duty Stations
Application Deadline: 07.09.2020

Peace and Development Advisor - Global Roster Vacancy, P4
UNDP, Multiple Duty Stations
Application Deadline: 07.09.2020