Education / Teaching / Science / R&D

  • The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC)
  • International
  • Jan 15, 2018
Full time Education

Job Description

Employment Information


The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) is a permanent, intergovernmental Organization, created at the Baghdad Conference on September 10–14, 1960, by Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and Venezuela. The Secretariat of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) is located in the city of Vienna, Austria. It is the headquarters of the Organization. The Secretariat primarily carries out analytical research and public relations activities. It is not involved in oil production.


The OPEC Secretariat is always looking for talented and qualified individuals to join its multinational team, aiming at securing the highest standards of competency and efficiency to meet the standards required by its Member Countries. It currently employs 139 people as executive staff, and hundreds of Non-Executive Staff Workers from all countries around the world from Scientific, Technical, Engineering, Managerial and Professional Backgrounds etc. In addition to competitive employment packages, it offers a rich multicultural work environment with English being the official working language.


The Secretariat is a non-career organization with a seven-year service limited policy for certain positions reserved for Member Countries. All other openings are based on fixed-term employments and, OPEC being an equal opportunity employer, are open to all nationalities regardless of religious belief, ethnicity, gender or race. All its employees are subject to OPEC Staff Regulations which embody the fundamental conditions of service and the basic rights, duties and obligations.


The Secretariat’s staff members are committed to the Organization’s core values which are:


Professionalism | Integrity | Cultural sensitivity


  • Employment Type: Full Time


  • Language: English


  • Location: International (All OPEC & NON-OPEC Members Countries)


  • Job Description: Within the Support Services Division, all successfully selected employees will be mobilized for 2-weeks training and orientation at the Austrian Embassy in your home country prior to your departure to the OPEC Headquarters - Austria.


  • Salary: $1450USD - $5000USD


Only candidates who meet our requirements will be contacted for further process.


Interested candidates are to send in their open written application, stating their area of specialization, with recent CV to the screening committee Coordinator:


Mr. Gupta Abhishek :  [email protected]