Job Opportunities

Working with the United Nations and Other International Organizations

The U.S. Government encourages qualified U.S. citizens to apply for professional positions with the United Nations and other international organizations. While pursuing a rewarding and challenging career, international civil servants can make a difference by contributing their knowledge and skills to the needs of the world community. The U.S. Department of State assists Americans interested in such employment opportunities and makes every effort to promote American representation in these agencies. For more information, please contact the U.S. Mission: GenevaUSforUNjobs@state.gov

With support from the U.S. Department of State Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration (PRM), the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is now recruiting qualified U.S. citizen candidates to fill the following Junior Professional Officer (JPO) position. There is currently three UNHCR JPO vacancies.

  • Maungdaw, Myanmar – Associate Protection Officer – Application deadline is August 31, 2019.
  • Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso – Associate Livelihood Officer – Application deadline is August 25, 2019.
  • Bertoua, Cameroon – Associate Livelihoods Officer – Application deadline is August 18, 2019

For more information please go here or visit UNHCR/Careers/International vacancies, then key word search JPO USA.

Working at the U.S. Mission

For information on employment opportunities with the U.S. Mission in Geneva, both for U.S. citizens and foreign citizens, please visit the Job Opportunities at the Mission page.