25 websites to find global development jobs

The key to finding (good) jobs is to look for them in the right places.

I have been asked what I do and how to find similar opportunities a few times. While I avoid writing about my work, I am happy to share some of the resources I use(d) as a job seeker. Below you will find a list of 25 websites with resources for people seeking job opportunities in global development – including job boards, trainings, webinars and career advice. I hope you will find it useful and encourage you to reach out if you have more questions about my career choice and path.


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25 websites to find global development jobs

Jobs for US citizens and Permanent Residents

Jobs in the UK

Jobs in South Africa

Jobs in Switzerland


  • Check the websites of the schools and universities you attended – chances are there is a ‘careers’ page with a jobs board
  • Reach out to people in your network on LinkedIn – including 2nd and 3rd degree connections that you have never met




What other websites have you used and/or do you recommend?

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  1. 29 January 2018 / 10:04 am

    Here’s another – http://oxfordhr.co.uk. Oxford HR are a specialist search firm working in international development and with a base in Oxford, London, Netherlands and Nairobi.

    • 29 January 2018 / 12:38 pm

      Thanks for your feedback, Madeline. How was your experience with Charity Jobs?

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