Médecins Sans Frontières Suisse

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Address
Rue de Lausanne 78
1202 Geneva

Contact
recruitment@geneva.msf.org

Website
www.msf.ch

Headquarters
Geneva, Switzerland

International presence
More than 20 countries

Sector
Medical humanitarian, international NGO

Number of employees
Switzerland: over 280-300 in HQ | Worldwide: over 750 international staff, over 5000 national staff

About your organisation
MSF delivers emergency medical aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, healthcare exclusion and natural or man-made disasters.

Internship opportunities
For students during their studies, only in Geneva (terms of internship : http://www.msf.ch/travailler-avec-nous/stagiaires-benevoles/); in the area of event management/ media, fundraising, finances and operations; opportunities on the website.

Recruitment period
Throughout the year

Required skills and experience

  • Minimum 2 years’ relevant work experience post-diploma and excluding internships (e.g. Finance, HR, Communication) ;
  • English and basic French skills required; any other language is an asset;
  • Personal qualities such as team spirit, cooperation, flexibility, adaptability, diplomacy and organizational skills.

For more specific requirements for each position, consult the following link:
http://www.msf.ch/fr/travailler-avec-nous/going-to-the-field-with-msf/

Training Programme
One week preparation course for first missions. Further training depending on the career development inside the organization.