Careers at the IRC

From emergency response through post-conflict development work, in a great variety of roles around the world, the International Rescue Committee’s 8,000-plus staff is a force for humanity and hope. If you’re skilled and passionate, we’d like to add your energy to ours.

Careers at the IRC are as wide-ranging and far-reaching as our work. Encouraging staff development through promotion, transfer and rehire, the IRC nurtures long-term career paths and helps employees grow within the organization.

At any given moment, on any given day, all around the world, IRC staff members are restlessly and effectively working for the sake of the most vulnerable among us—to restore and renew hope, dignity and freedom.

The IRC and IRC workers must adhere to the values and principles outlined in IRC Way - Standards for Professional Conduct. These are Integrity, Service, and Accountability. In accordance with these values, the IRC operates and enforces policies on Beneficiary Protection from Exploitation and Abuse, Child Safeguarding, Anti Workplace Harassment, Fiscal Integrity, and Anti-Retaliation.

Urgent Jobs

Below are the IRC’s most urgent jobs. To view the full job description, click the title of the position. To access all of IRC’s jobs in various sectors and locations, scroll down to search below.

Country Director, Syria Jordan  
Country Director Yemen
Deputy Director, Field Management Jordan - Syria Cross Border
Grants Manager DR Congo
Grants and Operations Coordinator New York
Program Director: Emergency Nutrition and WASH Rapid Response Capacity Ethiopia
RRMP Coordinator (Rapid Response Mechanism) DR Congo
Senior Advisor, Legislative and Governmental Affairs Washington, DC
Senior Director, Global Procurement New York
Senior Director for Humanitarian Aid Reform Washington, DC
Senior Director for Humanitarian Policy Switzerland
Sub-Awards & Partnership Capacity Building Specialist Jordan
Technical Advisor Protection & Rule of Law Jordan


Search Openings

Search our positions by selecting a location, sector or employment type below. Hold down the Ctrl key to select more than one possibility in a category. Hit ''search'' to see a list of opportunities according to your criteria. To see all openings sorted by location select "-Any-".

Each job description includes a link for applying and submitting your resume to us online. This is the fastest and most reliable way to be considered for any of our positions. We do not set closing dates or deadlines. If a position is no longer listed on our site, it has been filled.

Previous Applicants: If you have previously applied to a position on our website, scroll to the Previous Applicants section below. Here you will be able to log in and continue your search under your own record.

There are currently a total of 334 open job(s).


Previous Applicants

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