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Junior Professional Programme

Are you an exceptionally qualified and motivated candidate ready to serve in an international organization? If so, take a look at the Junior Professional Programme which provides qualified young professionals with an opportunity to gain valuable, on-the-job experience with FAO.

General Requirements

Remuneration

Important considerations

  • 32 years of age or younger as at 31 December of the year of application. 
  • Hold an advanced university degree (Master's, Ph.D. or equivalent) in a field relevant to the work of FAO;
  • Possess a working knowledge of one of FAO's official languages (English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese and Russian) and a limited knowledge of another, depending on the working language of the duty station.
  • Must not bear any of the following relationships to staff members of the Organization: son, daughter, brother, or sister.
  • A competitive compensation and benefits package is offered. For information on UN salaries, allowances and benefits, click here
  • JP's will generally be employed at P-1 step 1 level on initial appointment and will move to P-1 step 2 level for the second year of their assignment.
  • Applicants should meet the minimum requirements stated on the Vacancy Announcement of the JP position they are applying for.
  • Applicants must have at  least one year of experience in a field relevant to the work of FAO.
  • Applicants are subject to the Organization's spouse employment policy.

In order to apply, please visit the iRecruitment website at  and complete the on-line application. If you need help or have queries, please contact irecruitment@fao.org

For more information about FAO Junior Professional Programme, please contact: JPP-Queries@fao.org

Thank you for your interest in the Junior Professional Programme.

 

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In order to apply, please visit the iRecruitment website at  http://www.fao.org/employment/irecruitment-access/ and complete the on-line application.   Should you encounter any problem, please contact irecruitment@fao.org.  

For more information about FAO Junior Professional Programme, please write to: JPP-Queries@fao.org

Thank you for your interest in the Junior Professional Programme.