Career opportunities


What we offer

Joining GIZ Iraq means becoming part of an organisation that offers more than just a job. We provide an opportunity to contribute to meaningful projects that have a real impact on people's lives. We are committed to fostering a supportive and inclusive work environment where all employees are valued and can thrive.

We provide employment opportunities across diverse sectors, encompassing administrative roles like finance specialists, procurement agents, and human resource experts, as well as technical positions in areas such as economic development, finance accessibility, peacebuilding, and climate change. You can find our current vacancies on our job portal.

GIZ is an equal-opportunity employer. We are committed to fair treatment of all employees, irrespective of their background. We aim for a diverse workforce and encourage applications from all qualified individuals.

Who are we looking for?

At GIZ Iraq, we are looking for individuals who view their work not merely as a job, but as a meaningful opportunity to actively contribute to sustainable development and peace in the region. Our ideal candidates are those who fully embrace and embody our core values, which include:

  • Commitment to sustainable development: Passion for and commitment to fostering sustainable development practices.
  • Cultural sensitivity:  A deep understanding and respect for the diverse cultural contexts in which we operate.
  • Innovation and adaptability: The ability to think creatively, embrace new approaches, and adapt to complex and changing environments.
  • Integrity and accountability: A strong ethical framework, transparency, and accountability in all actions.
  • Collaboration: Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively in multidisciplinary and multicultural teams.

Our promise

By joining GIZ Iraq, you become an integral part of a dynamic global network comprising professionals who are deeply committed to fostering sustainable change. Our commitment to creating a positive impact is reflected in the competitive compensation we offer, which acknowledges your expertise and dedication.

Moreover, at GIZ Iraq, we prioritize continuous learning and development. You'll have access to various opportunities for growth, whether through specialised training programmes, mentorship initiatives or participation in impactful projects. This commitment to ongoing learning ensures that you stay at the forefront of your field and continuously expand your skills and knowledge.

Working with us also means being part of a culturally diverse team that values collaboration and excellence. Our team members come from various backgrounds and bring unique perspectives, enriching our collective approach to problem-solving and innovation. Together, we strive for excellence in all that we do, driven by a shared dedication to achieving meaningful and sustainable outcomes.

If you align with our values and are eager to contribute your expertise towards making a difference, we invite you to reach out and explore our opportunities available at GIZ Iraq. Your passion and commitment will be instrumental in driving positive change and shaping a brighter future for communities around the world.

How to apply

Our job openings are listed on this portal. To apply:

  • Select the job title you're interested in.
  • Complete the online application form.
  • Submit your CV and cover letter. Make sure to use the GIZ templates.