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How to Apply to USAID and Open Source Entreprise (OSE) Job Openings
February 12, 2021

Interested candidates for USAID and OSE positions must submit the following for consideration of the application:

  1. Universal Application for Employment (UAE) as a Locally Employed Staff or Family Member (DS-174 English (PDF 94Kb)) or (DS-174 French (PDF 379Kb)) which is available on our website at: https://ci.usembassy.gov/embassy-consulates/jobs/ and
  2. Any additional documentation that supports or addresses the requirements listed above (e.g. transcripts, degrees, etc.)

For Instructions about how to fill the form click on the following links :
Application-Instructions in English (PDF 22Kb) | Application-Instructions in French (PDF 153Kb);

IMPORTANT:  Applicants claiming a U.S. Veteran’s preference must submit written documentation confirming eligibility (e.g., Member Copy 4 of Form DD-214, Letter from the Veteran’s Administration, or certification documenting eligibility under the VOW Act with an expected discharge no later than 120 days after the certification is submitted) by the closing date of the vacancy announcement.  If the written documentation confirming eligibility is not received in the HR office by the closing date of the vacancy announcement, the U.S. Veteran’s preference will not be considered in the application process.  Specific criteria for receiving a U.S. Veteran’s preference may be found in HR/OE’s Family Member Employment Policy (FMEP). 



USAID Cote d’Ivoire
Attention: Executive Office/HR
American Embassy, Abidjan
01 B.P. 1712 Abidjan 01
Cote d’Ivoire
or via email to: abidjanaidcihr@usaid.gov


Telephone: 22-49-43-56
Fax: (225) 22-49-41-02

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY:  The U.S. Mission provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status, or sexual orientation.  The Department of State also strives to achieve equal employment opportunity in all personnel operations through continuing diversity enhancement programs.  The EEO complaint procedure is not available to individuals who believe they have been denied equal opportunity based upon marital status or political affiliation.  Individuals with such complaints should avail themselves of the appropriate grievance procedures, remedies for prohibited personnel practices, and/or courts for relief.