Career Opportunities

About GCERF’s career opportunities

GCERF is a new global organization with an exciting mandate. Now in its second year of operation, GCERF seeks to attract highly motivated and qualified staff who are keen to contribute to its growth and development. GCERF is currently working in Bangladesh, Kenya, Kosovo, Mali, Myanmar, and Nigeria.

We offer an open and multicultural work environment in Geneva with competitive salary and benefits. GCERF is committed to diversity within its workforce and encourages applications from all qualified candidates.

PVE Specialist/Advisor

GCERF is currently recruiting a PVE Specialist/Advisor to provide technical expertise, guidance, and support on the prevention of violent extremism (PVE) to grantees and potential grantees, to CSMs, and to colleagues in the GCERF Secretariat. Candidates should have at least twelve years of progressively more responsible experience working on PVE (or a directly related field) at the national and international levels, ideally in countries in which GCERF operates.

Please download a full job description here.

Deadline Extended until 9 October 2016.


Senior Grants Officer

GCERF is currently recruiting several Senior Grants Officers to manage GCERF’s funding portfolio in designated countries, provide thematic and country expertise, guidance and support. Candidates should have at twelve years of experience working with multilateral, bilateral or development organisations, NGOs, foundations, or other non-profit grant-making entities, including a minimum of six years of field-based experience in at least two countries. Additional headquarters experience is an asset. Fluency in English is required. French is required for the Senior Grants Officer who will be working with French speaking countries. Working knowledge of other relevant languages will be an advantage.

Please download a full job description here.

Application deadline: Open until all open positions are filled.


Global Community Engagement and Resilience Fund (GCERF)