The OSCE’s Webinar Outreach Programme features monthly interactive presentations to:
- Promote the Organization as an employer of choice to global and targeted audiences
- Inform potential applicants about the value of adding the OSCE to their career journeys, our recruitment processes, types of contracts and benefits
- Offer guidance on interview and application preparation strategies, particularly to candidates not familiar with applications to multilateral / international organizations
- Showcase our staff & mission members to highlight our activities across the OSCE region
- Engage with candidates and support our outreach efforts, especially on targeting niche professionals, qualified women and applicants from less-represented participating States
Click on the images below and complete a very brief questionnaire (<90 seconds) to register to attend a LIVE SESSION or WATCH THE RECORDING of our monthly presentations.
Webinar of the month
Women at the OSCE: A Conversation on Career Management and Opportunities
- 20 March 2019
During this LIVE WEBINAR, current OSCE staff and Mission Members will talk about their careers, share insights and tips about international civil service and will elaborate on the impact the OSCE has had in their career journeys.
LIVE CHAT with our Hiring Managers, Staff Members and Recruiters!
- 14 March 2019
The OSCE is commited to #genderequality. We are participating in the upcoming Global Career for Women in International Organizations event along side many other Internaitonal organizations looking to reach out to Senior Women worldwide. #PressforParity
We are inviting qualified women across participating States to chat LIVE with one or more of our Hiring Managers, Staff Members and Recruiters on Thursday, 14 March 2019. In order to check eligibility criteria and make an appointment, please register by clicking on the picture above.
Junior Professional Officer Opportunities at the OSCE
- 25 February 2019
The goal of the Junior Professional Officer (JPO) Programme is to provide selected JPOs with a comprehensive overview of the OSCE, and in particular familiarize them with the Organization's programmatic approach and managerial framework. JPOs will gain hands-on experience working for 6 months at the OSCE Secretariat in Vienna and then transition for 6 more months in one of our Field Operations in Eastern Europe, Southeastern Europe, South Caucauses or Central Asia.
During this webinar, current and former JPOs will talk about their experiences and about how the OSCE has added to their career journeys. Register to attend the LIVE EVENT or receive the recording.
Frequently Asked Questions on Recruitment at the OSCE
- 28 January 2019
During this live presentation, recruiters will answer the most commons questions asked by applicants across participating States.
You can submit your questions in advance to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Competency-Based Interviews are used in most international and multilateral organizations to support the selection process of new hires. During this webinar, recruiters from the OSCE Secretariat and Field Operations will discuss how competency-based interviews are used at the OSCE.
Speakers will show how to dissect the job description for competencies in order to anticipate potential questions and will walk participants through exercises. Participants will also find examples of how to answer questions in a structured manner. Hiring managers will present tips on how candidates can highlight past experiences as evidence they are fit for the position for which they are applying.
Did you know that the majority of international positions in OSCE Field Operations are filled by secondment? Do you know what it means to be seconded to the OSCE by participating States? How about the conditions of employment of our mission members?
This webinar features essential information to anyone considering applications for secondment positions at the OSCE. Three secondees from countries as diverse as Tajikistan, Portugal and the USA talk about their experiences and the added value of having the OSCE as part of their career journeys. Recruiters also provide step-by-step instructions about the process.
This webinar features recruiters, hiring managers and interview experts providing tips on preparing applications for multilateral and international organizations. Participants will learn how to 1) dissect vacancy notices for critical information on the position; 2) show reviewers how their past experiences and/or potential make them a good fit the for the role; 3) leverage useful tips in presenting their best self in the cover letter. To learn more, click on the picture to watch the recording.
This presentation is open to anyone interested in learning more about the use of asynchronous interviews at the OSCE and multilateral and international organizations. A recruiter and a video interview specialist will provide tips from selecting the best room, to the types of questions asked to dealing with interview anxiety. Click on the picture to watch the recording.
During this presentation, current and former monitoring officers at the Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine talk about their experiences working in the field and the value added to their career journeys. They also discuss typical myths about working in this capacity and encourage women and qualified professionals from multiple backgrounds including human rights, rule of law, democratization and related to consider these positions. Click on the picture to watch the recording.
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Disclaimer: These webinar presentations feature information on best practices in recruitment and selection procedures from the public, private and international civil service sectors. Following these recommendations does not predict any outcome, including but not limited to, long-listing or short-listing statuses, invitations for pre-screening, written tests or interviews. However, we believe participants and listeners will greatly benefit from the insights provided as they prepare applications or attend interviews at the OSCE or other international organizations.