Partner Country - Sweden

Vacancies funded by Sweden

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JPO and SARC Vacancies are usually announced throughout the calendar year on the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) website.

Sweden is currently sponsoring several JPO and SARC positions, kindly check: http://www.sida.se/Svenska/engagera-dig/lediga-jobb-pa-sida/

 

The Swedish JPO and SARC Programmes in numbers

For further information on the number of JPOs financed by Sweden and administered by the UNDP JPOSC please refer to the Facts and Figures section.

Requirements

To be eligible to apply to the Swedish JPO Programme, candidates must:

  • Be of Swedish nationality or hold a residence permit for Sweden
  • Be no more than 32 years of age
  • Hold a post graduate degree
  • Have 2-4 years of practical experience in the relevant area
  • Language: Fluency in English and Swedish with excellent writing and spoken skills. Knowledge of other official UN language would be considered as an asset.

To be eligible to apply to the Swedish SARC Programme, candidates must:

  • Be of Swedish nationality or hold a residence permit for Sweden
  • Qualifications: Higher University Degree/Master;
  • Experience: at least 5 years of relevant work experience - Preferably experience from UN system or other international development assistance;
  • Language: Fluency in English and Swedish with excellent writing and spoken skills. Knowledge of other official UN language would be considered as an asset.

More detailed information on applicant requirements is provided on Sida's website.

 

 

Application & Contact Details

JPO and SARC positions sponsored by Sweden can be found on Sida’s job board (in Swedish). 
Applications are only accepted in Sida’s online recruitment system.