Job opportunities

With Offices in Brussels, Geneva and Luxembourg, the Secretariat of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) offers opportunities for highly specialised and qualified staff aiming at promoting free trade and economic integration between its members, within Europe and globally. The EFTA Secretariat provides services to the EFTA Member States.

Current vacancies

Details of all current vacancies at the EFTA Secretariat (Brussels, Geneva and Luxembourg Duty Stations) as well as at the Financial Mechanism Office, affiliated to the EFTA Secretariat in Brussels, can be found here.

Guidelines for applicants

All our vacancies are announced on the EFTA’s website and LinkedIn page. The EFTA Secretariat does not consider unsolicited applications.

Recruitment policy

The EFTA Secretariat has two categories of staff: professional staff (officers) and general staff (assistants).

Traineeship opportunities

The EFTA Traineeships provide young professionals and recent graduates from the EFTA Member States a unique opportunity to experience and participate in the work of the Organisation.


Frequently asked questions.

Senior HR Officer

+41 223322 616 (Geneva), +32 22861 706 (Brussels)

HR Assistant

+32 22861 707

Senior HR Assistant

+32 22861 709

EEA Introductory Seminar

This introductory seminar is intended to provide professionals, both inside and outside the European Union, with a thorough understanding of the Agreement on the European Economic Area and how it integrates Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway into the EU’s Internal Market.