Travailler à l'OMC

Une carrière au Secrétariat de l'OMC signifie beaucoup. Vous serez amené à travailler dans un environnement véritablement diversifié, où vous interagirez avec plus de 600 fonctionnaires en provenance de plus de 80 pays. Votre lieu de travail sera situé à Genève (Suisse), au siège de l'OMC, au bord du lac Léman. Vous aurez la possibilité de travailler dans les trois langues officielles de l'OMC - l'anglais, le français et l'espagnol - et participerez à l'évolution du commerce multilatéral. Si l'idée vous semble attrayante, alors une carrière à l'OMC est peut-être faite pour vous!

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The WTO Secretariat employs over 600 staff from around 80 WTO member countries

Why work at the WTO?

Do you believe that trade plays an essential role in supporting economic growth and development around the world?

Do you want trade to be as inclusive as possible so that the gains from trade are better shared across the society?

If your answer to these questions is yes, the World Trade Organization (WTO) offers you the opportunity to be part of an organization that aims to ensure trade flows as freely as possible so that its benefits can be shared as widely as possible.

Career opportunities

The WTO Secretariat employs over 600 staff from around 80 WTO member countries. Staff roles include dispute settlement lawyers, legal officers, trade policy analysts and specialists, research economists and statisticians, who help to ensure that trade negotiations progress smoothly and that the rules of international trade are correctly implemented. Other roles include press officers, translators and interpreters, professionals in finance, IT, HR, etc. who support the mission of the WTO.

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Compensation and benefits

The WTO's compensation policy is based on the principle of equal pay for work of equal value.

Contracts and grades

Current vacancies

The E-Recruitment system must be used to apply for vacancies at the WTO. You can view current vacancies and submit your details as a “personal profile”.

How to apply


Internships and opportunities for young professionals

The WTO Secretariat maintains a variety of internship programmes for post-graduate students and a Young Professional Programme for professionals whose home countries are under-represented at the WTO. Internship selections are based on merit, taking account of eligibility criteria, academic qualifications and expertise.