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Professional Vacancies: Current

Title Grade Number Department Duty Station Expiry Date
Food Security Officer P2 IRC2953 ES Rome, Italy 19/10/2015
Food Security Officer (Two posts) P3 IRC2955 ES Rome, Italy 19/10/2015
Communication Officer (Video and Multimedia) P4 IRC3034 OCC Rome, Italy 21/10/2015
Senior Officer (UNSCN Secretariat) P5 IRC3037 ES Rome, Italy 26/10/2015

Professional Vacancies: Closed

Title Grade Number Expiry Date
Fishery Resources Officer P4 IRC2504 02/06/2014
Fishery Resources Officer P4 IRC2501 13/05/2014
Fishery Officer (Statistics on Fishing Fleet) P3 IRC2475 01/05/2014
Deputy FAO Representative P5 IRC2498 01/05/2014
Deputy FAO Representative P5 IRC2500 01/05/2014
Senior Forestry Officer (Team Leader) P5 IRC2473 30/04/2014
Forestry Officer (Forests and Water) P2 IRC2474 24/04/2014
Forestry Officer (Wood Energy) P4 IRC2478 16/04/2014
Agricultural Research Officer P4 IRC2476 16/04/2014
Senior Medical Officer P5 IRC2468 03/03/2014
Senior Officer (Secretary of the FAO-Water Platform) P5 IRC2467 28/02/2014
Senior Policy Officer P5 IRC2461 04/02/2014
Policy Officer (Family Farming) P4 IRC2460 30/01/2014
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

Professional Vacancies: Cancelled

Title Grade Number Cancellation Date
Climate Change Officer P4 2354-RAP 12/12/2011
Food Safety Officer P3 2315-AGN 01/02/2011
Food Safety Officer (EMPRES) P4 2314-AGN 01/02/2011
Human Resources Officer (Organizational Design) P4 IRC2005 18/02/2011
Accountant P2 2259-AFS 29/03/2011
Agricultural Officer (Sustainable Intensification and Ecosystem Services) P3 2261-AGP 01/01/2010
Natural Resources Management Officer (Climate Change) P3 2236-NRC 27/01/2011
Plant Production and Protection Officer P4 2153-SLS 28/02/2011
Procurement Officer P2 2252-AFD 04/10/2011
Economist (Trade) P3 2139-EST 20/04/2011
Agriculture Extension Officer P4 2323-OEK 14/02/2011
Fishery and Aquaculture officer, P4 2251-SNO 09/05/2011
1 2 3 4 5 6 7

Professional Vacancies: Filled

01.02.2015 - 31.08.2015


IRC2461 - Senior Policy Officer, P-5, RAP, Bangkok, Thailand

IRC2467 – Senior Officer (Secretary of the FAO-Water Platform), P-5, NRL, Rome, Italy

IRC2475 - Fishery Officer (Statistics on Fishing Fleet), P-3, FIPS, Rome, Italy

IRC2501 - Fishery Resources Officer, P-4, FIRF, Rome, Italy

IRC2504 - Fishery Resources Officer, P-4, FIRF, Rome, Italy

IRC2505 - Nutrition Officer (Nutrition Anthropology), P-2, ESN, Rome, Italy

IRC2519 - Senior Fishery Industry Officer (Vessels/Fishing Operations), P-5, FIRO, Rome, Italy

IRC2575 - Statistician, P-3, ESS, Rome, Italy  

IRC2576 - Senior Statistician (Environment Statistics), P-5, ESS, Rome, Italy

IRC2578 - Senior Land Tenure Officer, P-5, NRC, Rome, Italy

IRC2589 - Senior Food Security Officer, P-5, ESA, Rome, Italy

IRC2590 - Senior Officer (Team Leader), P-5, AGP, Rome, Italy  

IRC2593 – Senior Economist (Global Perspectives), P-5, ESA, Rome, Italy

IRC2599 - Livestock Policy Officer (Resource economics), P-3, AGA, Rome, Italy

IRC2603 - Senior Fishery Resources Officer, P-5, FIRF, Rome, Italy  

IRC2613 - Senior Programme Officer, P-5, OSD, Rome, Italy

IRC2616 - Natural Resources Officer (Climate Change and Bioenergy), P-3, RAP, Bangkok, Thailand

IRC2620 - Nutrition Officer, P-4, RLC, Panama City, Panama

IRC2632 - Livestock Development Officer, P-4, SFC, Libreville, Gabon  

IRC2635 - Land and Natural Resources Tenure Officer (Rural development), P-4, REU, Budapest, Hungary

IRC2653 - Communication Officer (Web Coordinator), P-4, OCC, Rome, Italy

IRC2654 - Legal Officer, P-3, LEG, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

IRC2656 - Senior Reviser (Russian), P-5, CPA, Rome, Italy

IRC2663 - Statistician (survey methodologist), P-3, ESS, Rome, Italy

IRC2664 - Agricultural Officer (Seed Sector Development), P-4, AGP, Rome, Italy

IRC2667 - Senior Food Safety Officer (Scientific Advice and JECFA Secretary), P-5, AGD, Rome, Italy

IRC2672 - Economist (Trade and Food Security), P-4, LOG, Geneva, Switzerland  

IRC2689 - Coordinator (Global Agricultural Heritage Systems Initiative), P-5, NRL, Rome, Italy

IRC2697 - Strategy and Planning Officer, P-3, OSP, Rome, Italy

IRC2697 - Strategy and Planning Officer, P-3, OSP, Rome, Italy

IRC2699 - Senior Social Protection Officer, P-5, ESP, Rome, Italy

IRC2709 - Investigator, P-4, OIG, Rome, Italy

IRC2711 - Senior Natural Resources Officer (Team Leader Environmental and Social Safeguards and Sustainability), P-5, NRC, Rome, Italy

IRC2712 - Senior Forestry Officer (Team Leader), P-5, FOE, Rome, Italy

IRC2713 - Programme Officer, P-4, AGD, Rome, Italy

IRC2729 - Communication Officer, P-2, OCC, Rome, Italy

IRC2734 - Agricultural Officer (Legumes), P-3, AGP, Rome, Italy

IRC2741 - Human Resources Officer, P-4, RNE, Cairo, Egypt

IRC2743 - Social Protection Officer (Rural Development), P-4, ESP, Rome, Italy

IRC2778 - Natural Resources Officer (Water Resources Development and Conservation), P-3, RAP, Bangkok, Thailand

IRC2814 - Reviser (Russian), P-4, CPA, Rome, Italy

IRC2827 - Evaluation Officer, P-4, OED, Rome, Italy

IRC2908 - Statistician (Census Survey), P-3, ESS, Rome, Italy




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Only complete applications received through iRecruitment will be considered.

  • Professional staff are hired internationally and occupy leadership functions, or positions requiring significant technical expertise. Openings for professional jobs can be found at all duty stations where FAO is present.
  • All international professional staff job openings are listed above.  FAO particularly welcomes applications from women and individuals from Non- and Under-Represented Member Countries.