Why Work at ICARDA?

Food-Secure World
Food-Secure World

Address issues critical to the future of our planet.

Excellence in Science
Excellence in Science

Work with prominent scientists and experts. 

Stimulating work environment
Stimulating work environment

Join a multicultural and international organization with staff in 25 countries.

Diversity and inclusion
Diversity and inclusion

We champion diversity and inclusion which are critical to the delivery of our mission.

What we expect from you

  • Commitment to our mission and goals
  • Strong team work and a collaborative spirit
  • Thorough training and relevant experience in your field of expertise
  • A proven record of delivering results
  • A desire to make a difference
  • An ability to work effectively in a multicultural environment.
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Diversity and inclusion for impact

We believe that diversity and inclusion are key to creating a stimulating and effective work environment that results in high organizational performance and staff satisfaction.

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Vacancies

International Recruitment

Candidates of all nationalities are welcome to apply. ICARDA offers an attractive compensation package, including a competitive salary, housing allowance, home leave, education allowance for dependent children, medical insurance, non-contributory retirement plan, 30 days of annual leave, five months of maternity leave, and 15 days of paternity leave. All benefits are denominated and paid in US Dollars.

National Recruitment

Candidates holding the same nationality of the country where the position is based or those who have the legal right to work in the country are welcome to apply. ICARDA offers an attractive compensation package, including a competitive salary, medical insurance, 30 days of annual leave, five months of maternity leave, and 15 days of paternity leave.

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Recruitment FAQ

We are a non-profit, CGIAR Research Center that focuses on delivering innovative solutions for sustainable agricultural development in the non-tropical dry areas of the developing world. We offer unique opportunities to contribute to fighting poverty and improving the livelihoods and resilience of resource-poor smallholder farmers. Click here to learn more about our application and recruitment process.

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