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Professional Vacancies

Professional Vacancies: Current

Title Grade Duty Station IRC Number Department Deadline
Procurement Officer P3 Various IRC3831 CS 26/07/2017
Agricultural Officer (Plant Production) P4 Cairo, Egypt IRC4338 Regional 28/07/2017
Agricultural Officer (Plant Protection) P4 Cairo, Egypt IRC4326 Regional 28/07/2017
Fishery And Aquaculture Officer (Post Harvest) P3 Accra, Ghana IRC4307 Regional 15/08/2017
Internal Auditor P4 Cairo, Egypt IRC4362 OIG 15/08/2017

Professional Vacancies: Closed

Title Grade Number Deadline
Senior Nutrition and Food Systems Officer P5 IRC4348 25/07/2017
Legal Officer IRC4317 18/07/2017
Senior Land And Water Officer (Water Management) P5 IRC4230 22/06/2017
Senior Auditor P5 IRC4232 22/06/2017
Senior Fishery Officer (Aquaculture Specialist) P5 IRC4198 22/06/2017
Forestry Officer (Forest Fire Management) P4 IRC3925 21/06/2017
Senior Agricultural Officer (Team Leader) P5 IRC3962 16/06/2017
Senior Agricultural Officer (Team Leader - Standard Setting Unit) P5 IRC3945 16/06/2017
Statistician P3 IRC4135 16/06/2017
Senior Fishery Officer (Aquatic Animal Nutrition) P5 IRC4200 16/06/2017
Senior Fishery Officer (Environment And Climate Change) P5 IRC4201 16/06/2017
Livestock Development Officer P4 IRC4205 16/06/2017
Programme Officer (Coordination) P4 IRC4208 16/06/2017
Administrative Officer P1 IRC4215 15/06/2017
Information Technology Officer (Digital Innovation) P3 IRC4199 14/06/2017
Social Protection Officer P3 IRC4213 08/06/2017
Senior Human Resources Officer P5 IRC4181 06/06/2017
Senior Field Programme Officer P5 IRC3775 02/06/2017
Fishery Officer (Information) P3 IRC4068 02/06/2017
Fishery Industry Officer (Rural Development) P4 IRC4069 02/06/2017
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Professional Vacancies: Cancelled

Title Grade Number Cancellation Date
Procurement Officer P2 IRC3287 0
Fishery Officer (Vessels) P4 IRC3204 0
Programme Officer (Coordination) - INTERNAL VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT P2 IRC3241 08/03/2016
Programme Officer (Marketing and Outreach) P3 IRC3200 0
National Professional Officer (Project) NO A IRC3100 0
Policy Officer (Environment and Climate Change) P4 IRC2979 02/03/2016
Social Protection Officer P4 IRC2793 07/03/2016
Communication Officer P4 IRC2746 16/03/2016
Forestry Officer P4 IRC2714 13/02/2015
Programme Officer (TCP) P4 IRC2515 23/10/2014
Reviser (Spanish) P4 IRC2503 30/04/2014
Senior Evaluation Officer P5 IRC2469 07/07/2014
Deputy Head of Office P5 IRC2487 10/04/2014
Chief, Field Security P5 IRC2477 0
Gender and Social Protection Officer P4 IRC2458 09/03/2015
Gender Officer (Equality and Rural Development) P4 IRC2400 13/12/2013
Gender Officer (Rural and Social Development) P4 IRC2405 28/03/2014
Programme Officer (Donor Liaison and Resource Mobilization) P4 IRC2380 18/09/2013
Knowledge and Information Management Officer P3 IRC2358 15/01/2014
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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.