JPO vacancies for Swiss nationals

Currently, we have the following open position:

With the United Nations

Strategic Human Resources & Operations Analyst

UNFPA, Cairo

Fact sheet JPO SDC

This position is financed by SDC


  • Master’s degree in Human Resources, Business Administration, Psychology, Training, Organizational Development, Public Administration, Law, International Development or other relevant social sciences
  • A minimum of 3 years’ relevant work experience. UNFPA counts internships at 100% if relevant and paid
  • Experience in supporting Learning, Human Resource Management and/or Operations and Administrative Management activities (i.e. Budget, Finance, Procurement, Oversight, Security, Asset Management and Information Technology and Communication Management)

  • Experience in change management projects or activities desirable

  • Experience in research, administration, and international development an asset

  • Prior experience in developing countries, particularly in the humanitarian context desirable

  • Excellent oral and written English, as well as fluency in another official UN language

  • Knowledge of Arabic and/or French an asset

  • Strong interest in a career in the United Nations

  • Swiss nationality

  • Not older than 32 years on the date of the first round of interviews

To apply

Carefully read all information about the Swiss JPO programme at the UN. Then apply by uploading your P11, motivation letter, work certificates and university credentials as PDF document(s) to our online recruitment system.

P11 form

Application deadline: 05 June 2017
First round of interviews: 22 June 2017 in Bienne/Switzerland (or by Skype)

Online application

JPO on the Safe and Secure Management of Ammunition (Political Affairs) (P-2)

UNODA, New York

Fact sheet JPO HSD

This position is financed by HSD

Application deadline: closed
First round of interviews: 17 May 2017 in Bienne/Switzerland

Contact us

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