International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

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Av. de la Paix 19, 1202 Genève
+41 22 730 25 18

International presence
International - 80 countries

Humanitarian - International Organisation

Number of employees (Switzerland/abroad)
Switzerland: 1020 | Wolrdwide: 17’150

Internship opportunities
About 70 such positions every year

Recruitment period
Throughout the year (talent pools and specifically located positions)
Approximately 400 new expatriates per year

Required skills and experience

  • At least 2 years of post-diploma work experience
  • Voluntary or humanitarian experience
  • Driving licence for manual transmission vehicles and able to drive them in unfamiliar terrain
  • Willingness to working under pressure in a potentially dangerous environment
  • Strong communication and team working skills
  • Flexibility, adaptability and able to react appropriately (stress resilience)

Training programme
Opportunities to develop your career and grow your skills, both institutional (management, negotiation, etc) and personal (depending on your talent pool and your needs).

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