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

Current vacancies – SEP-sponsored positions

Election Observation Officer (PDF, 2 Pages, 248.4 kB, English)
Seconded to the Council of Europe, Strasbourg
The application period will be open until 30 June 2024.

Advisor on Women, Peace and Security and HDP Nexus  (PDF, 3 Pages, 343.4 kB, English)
Seconded to UN Women Lebanon in Beirut
The application period will be open from 17 June until 7 July 2024.

Planned positions

Human Security Adviser for the great lakes region, based in Bujumbura
(The start of deployment is planned for late autumn 2024)

UN Youth Volunteer positions
(deployment is scheduled to begin in February 2025)

Election Observers (recruitment is planned for 2025 or 2026) (PDF, 8 Pages, 142.9 kB, English)

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.

Keine Stellen aktuell.
Pas de poste actuellement.
Non ci sono posti vacanti.
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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Last update 17.06.2024


Swiss Expert Pool for Civilian Peacebuilding

FDFA Peace and Human Rights Division
Bundesgasse 32
3003 Bern


+41 58 462 82 14

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