Many fellows are in their mid-level career, many work in the private sector dreaming of a career transition and many have applied for several jobs without success. In this article I share the experience I have gained for the last 15 years recruiting to International organizations. I have seen colleagues entering the sector after transitioning from the private to the development sector. Many have four things in common - all the qualifications of the job, eligibility to apply, persistence and sector knowledge. Read my top 9 tips how you land your dream job.