Based in the Olympic-capital city of Lausanne, Switzerland, World Aquatics is the exclusive world governing body for all Aquatics. A purpose-driven organisation that runs over 70 events around the world, helps ensure the regular celebration of the Olympic Summer Games and uses aquatic sport as an agent for positive social change around the world.

Why work for us

We are a vibrant group comprised of high-performing, passionate individuals working in a modern and pleasant environment, making working for World Aquatics a dynamic and motivating atmosphere. If you are looking to be part of a purpose-driven organisation within the sports industry, you have come to the right place!  

What we are looking for

We are looking for top talents that are willing to demonstrate their skills, values and motivation on our team. If you are focussed on what unites us – a passion for sport, its values and putting on world class events – don’t hesitate to apply should your profile match our job requirements. A great team takes great teammates. We look forward to receiving your application!

If you are interested in a position, please send a full application (cover letter, CV, references, portfolio by email to

Current Opportunities at World Aquatics

For the above positions, please email your CV to

World Aquatics Athlete Internship Programme

Applications are currently reviewed. 

In the event you don’t hear from us by 31 January 2024, please consider your application has not been selected for this session. 

We encourage you to continue to visit our career page to check on the next opening session in 2023. 

HOW TO APPLY: To apply, please send your CV and cover letter expressing your interest in the internship (500 words max) to

Timing counts, both in competition and in the hunt for an intern position before 1 December 2023. All candidate applications will be reviewed starting in September.