Job: Associate Human Rights Officer - Human Rights of Migrants (P-2), Geneva


This position is financed by HSD


  • Master’s degree in law, political or social science
  • At least three years of human rights-related experience. OHCHR counts relevant internships at 50%
  • Good knowledge of procedural aspects of United Nations thematic human rights mechanisms
  • Good knowledge of institutional mandates, policies and guidelines related to human rights
  • Good analytical and research skills.
  • Fluency and excellent drafting skills in English, with working knowledge of French and/or Spanish
  • Knowledge of two official languages of Switzerland
  • Swiss nationality
  • Not older than 32 years at the date of the first round of interviews

To apply

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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: 17 January 2018
First round of interviews: 01 February 2018 in Bienne/Switzerland (or by Skype)

Further information: Job announcement (link)