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.
The FDFA sponsors the deployment and issues the successful applicant with a contract under the Ordinance on Personnel for Peace Support, the Promotion of Human Rights and Humanitarian Aid (POPHAO). The expert becomes a member of the SEP.
Current vacancies – SEP-sponsored positions
MT Human Dimension Co-ordination
Secondment to OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine, Donetsk
Application deadline: 15 December 2021
Deputy Head of Operations
Secondment to OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine, Kyiv
Application deadline: 21 December 2021
Monitoring Team Leader
Secondment to OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine, Ukraine
Application deadline: 22 December 2021
Various UN Missions
Application deadline: ongoing
Secondment to the Office of the Special Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office in Ukraine and in the Trilateral Contact Group for the Coordinator of the Humanitarian Working Group of the Trilateral Contact Group, Ukraine
Peace and Development Specialist Burundi in Bujumbura
Secondment to the UN Office of the Resident Coordinator
Secondment to the Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine, OSCE
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.
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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