Work with us

Being a member of the IOM team requires the highest standard of efficiency, competence and integrity.
As an international organization with a global mandate, IOM also aims to maintain an equitable geographical balance among its staff.
IOM is an equal opportunity employer and seeks commited professionals with a wide variety of skills in the field of migration.
IOM staff work in multi-cultural environments, in which diversity and cultural sensitivity are valued.

Information regarding current vacancies at IOM Austria is available here.

Internships at IOM Austria

IOM regularly recruits interns for project support and assistance to the office's regular activities.
The duration of internship is usually 3 to 6 months.
Please note that remuneration unfortunately cannot be provided for all internship positions.

The working languages of IOM Vienna are English and German. A very good command of spoken and written English and German is a prerequisite for an internship. Knowledge of other languages is a distinctive advantage.
Moreover, a basic knowledge and interest in the field of migration, asylum and integration are important requirements for an internship.
Applicants should be between 19 and 36 years old and have less than two years of relevant working experience.

Interested candidates are encouraged to send their applications for internships (preferably in English, including a letter of intent and a CV) to IOM Vienna: (if not stated otherwise).

Please state your availability as well as your preferred unit of internship in the subjet line.
Please note that, due to the large number of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview.
Interviews with IOM staff are conducted at the office in Vienna or, if not otherwise possible, by phone. Travel costs cannot be reimbursed by IOM Vienna.

Information regarding current internships at IOM Austria is available here.


Information regarding current vacancies and internships at the IOM Regional Office for South-Eastern Europe,
Eastern Europe and Central Asia
is available here.