Resources for Job Applicants to UNHCR

UNHCR has many careers and positions around the world- and there is certainly one that will fit your expectations!

But applications can be overwhelming. Where to start? And how?

Here are a few tips and resources to help you in your application process.

Learn more about the best ways to plan your job applications, conduct a self-assessment and highlight how your past experiences make you a great fit for jobs at UNHCR. 
Learn about new ways to approach the selection process by anticipating technical questions and preparing in advance.
Learn how to anticipate and respond effectively to interview questions. Get tips on how to best leverage your past experiences and transferable skills in interview situation.
Join three outstanding employees to learn more about their career experiences and the advantages of working in the field.
Resources in other official languages

More webinars will be conducted in our official languages. Check the available presentations in French and Spanish for opportunities across the globe. 


For info on our talent outreach initiatives: 

Working with Switzerland for UNHCR

We, at Switzerland for UNHCR, UNHCR's National Partner for Switzerland and Liechtenstein, are proud to wake up every morning to contribute to UNHCR’s mission to provide life-changing humanitarian support to refugees, displaced and stateless people.

We are a team of talented individuals, with different backgrounds and expertise that we bring together in the most dynamic and efficient way we can think of. We are passionate about our mandate and are always looking how to transform issues into successes, yet having fun and a good time working together. Diversity is one of our strengths and we take every step to be an equal opportunity employer.

If you are ready to put your knowledge and skills to the service of a great cause as well as to thrive in a dynamic, lean and multilingual workplace, have a look at our current vacancies which are listed and updated on this page: