Vacancy Announcement

  • Call for Applications until 5 June 2022 – only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

    One position is open again in the context of the Dutch JPO Programme, exclusively addressed to Developing Country candidates with nationality of one of the following countries:

    Afghanistan, Angola, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Kiribati, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Niger, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu, Yemen, Zambia.

    VA 21P173 UNDRR JPO in Disaster Risk Reduction Geneva 2

    In addition to the job specific requirements outlined in the above pdf vacancy announcement, the following requirements are applicable:

    A) Do you possess a Master’s degree and a MINIMUM of 2 and a MAXIMUM of 4 years of relevant work experience?

    While the Dutch JPO Programme does not have an age limit for applicants, only candidates with a minimum of 2 years and a maximum of 4 years of work experience can be considered.

    B) Did you complete part of your academic qualification  (BA or MA or equivalent) in your home country or a developing country reflected above?

    Please ONLY submit your application if you are meeting all the above requirements and the job specific requirements set out in the vacancy announcement.

    Please READ the instructions CAREFULLY before applying. The links to the online application system can be found towards the end of each vacancy announcement listed above. This position was advertised already some weeks ago. Please note that your application is still valid in case you applied the first time for this position already, you do not need to apply again for the position.

    Please also make sure you read our guidelines on how to apply in the Online Application System (OAS).

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  • Call for Applications until 7 June 2022 – only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

    Additional positions are open in the context of the Dutch JPO Programme, with one of them exclusively addressed to Developing Country candidates with nationality of one of the following countries:

    Afghanistan, Angola, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Kiribati, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Niger, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu, Yemen, Zambia.

    VA 19P206 OHCHR JPO in Human Rights, Geneva

    In addition to the job specific requirements outlined in the above pdf vacancy announcement, the following requirements are applicable:

    A) Do you possess a Master’s degree and a MINIMUM of 2 and a MAXIMUM of 4 years of relevant work experience?

    While the Dutch JPO Programme does not have an age limit for applicants, only candidates with a minimum of 2 years and a maximum of 4 years of work experience can be considered.

    B) Did you complete part of your academic qualification  (BA or MA or equivalent) in your home country or a developing country reflected above?

    Please ONLY submit your application if you are meeting all the above requirements and the job specific requirements set out in the vacancy announcement.

     

    In addition to this, 2 more vacancies are open for candidates with Dutch citizenship:

    VA 20P232 OHCHR JPO in Human Rights, Geneva

    VA 21P350 OHCHR JPO in Human Rights Geneva

    For detailed eligibility criteria of the Dutch JPO Programme see also the website of Nedworc Foundation

    Please READ the instructions CAREFULLY before applying. The links to the online application system can be found towards the end of each vacancy announcement listed above.

    Please also make sure you read our guidelines on how to apply in the Online Application System (OAS).

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  • Application period ended on 9 May 2022
    Shortlisted candidates will be contacted

    The following additional position is open in the context of the Junior Professional Officer (JPO) scheme sponsored by the Government of Norway at the United Nations Secretariat in New York.

    1. VA 21P006 OHCHR JPO in Human Rights Digital and Social Media Geneva

    Closing Date: 9 May 2022

    Candidates must meet all the following requirements to be considered eligible:

    • Hold the Norwegian nationality
    • Completed advanced degree (master’s or equivalent) plus a minimum of two years of fulltime post-degree experience

    Applications must be received no later than 9 May 2022 6pm (Eastern Time UTC-5, New York). Applications received after the regarding date will not be considered.

    Please apply here (also provided in the Vacancy Announcement (VA) above.)

    Only short-listed candidates will be contacted thereafter. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to a competency-based interview.

  • Call for Applications until 25 April 2022 – only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

    Additional positions are open in the context of the Dutch JPO Programme, with two of them exclusively addressed to Developing Country candidates with nationality of one of the following countries:

    Afghanistan, Angola, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Kiribati, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Niger, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu, Yemen, Zambia.

    VA 21P173 UNDRR JPO in Disaster Risk Reduction, Geneva

    VA 22P027 DPPA_DPPA-DPO JPO in Political Affairs, New York

    In addition to the job specific requirements outlined in the above pdf vacancy announcement, the following requirements are applicable:

    A) Do you possess a Master’s degree and a MINIMUM of 2 and a MAXIMUM of 4 years of relevant work experience?

    While the Dutch JPO Programme does not have an age limit for applicants, only candidates with a minimum of 2 years and a maximum of 4 years of work experience can be considered.

    B) Did you complete part of your academic qualification  (BA or MA or equivalent) in your home country or a developing country reflected above?

    Please ONLY submit your application if you are meeting all the above requirements and the job specific requirements set out in the vacancy announcement.

     

    In addition to this, 2 more vacancies are open for candidates with Dutch citizenship:

    VA 21P188 RCS JPO in Regional Comm and Advocacy, Addis Ababa

    VA 21P321 OHCHR JPO in Human Rights, Beirut

    For detailed eligibility criteria of the Dutch JPO Programme see also the website of Nedworc Foundation

    Please READ the instructions CAREFULLY before applying. The links to the online application system can be found towards the end of each vacancy announcement listed above.

    Please also make sure you read our guidelines on how to apply in the Online Application System (OAS).

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  • Call for applications with closing date 18 May 2022!
    Shortlisted candidates will be contacted

    The following positions are open in the context of the Junior Professional Officer (JPO) scheme sponsored by the United States of America at the United Nations Secretariat.

    VA 22P032 ESCAP JPO in Transport and Logistics, Bangkok

    VA 19P085 DESA OISC JPO in Intergovernmental affairs New York

    VA 20P101 CTED JPO in Counter-Terrorism New York

    VA 20P219 DMSPC JPO in Research Coordination Management New York

    VA 21P020 OHCHR ROLDS JPO in Human Rights Geneva

    Closing Date:  18 May  2022

    Candidates must meet all the following requirements to be considered eligible:

    • Be not older than 32 years as of the end of the year of application
    • Hold the US citizenship
    • Additional requirements are listed in the respective vacancy announcements

    Applications must be received no later than  18 May 2022 6pm (Eastern Time UTC-5, New York). Applications received after the regarding date will not be considered.

    Please apply through this link (also provided in the Vacancy Announcement (VA) above.)

    Only short-listed candidates will be contacted thereafter. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to a competency-based interview.

  • Call for Applications until 11 April 2022 – only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

    An additional position is open in the context of the Dutch JPO Programme and is exclusively addressed to Developing Country candidates with nationality of one of the following countries:

    Afghanistan, Angola, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Kiribati, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Niger, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu, Yemen, Zambia.

    VA 20P132 OCHA JPO in Public Information The Hague

     

    In addition to the job specific requirements outlined in the above pdf vacancy announcement, the following requirements are applicable:

    A) Do you possess a Master’s degree and a MINIMUM of 2 and a MAXIMUM of 4 years of relevant work experience?

    While the Dutch JPO Programme does not have an age limit for applicants, only candidates with a minimum of 2 years and a maximum of 4 years of work experience can be considered.

    B) Did you complete part of your academic qualification  (BA or MA or equivalent) in your home country or a developing country reflected above?

    Please ONLY submit your application if you are meeting all the above requirements and the job specific requirements set out in the vacancy announcement.

    For detailed eligibility criteria of the Dutch JPO Programme see also the website of Nedworc Foundation

    Please READ the instructions CAREFULLY before applying here.

    Please also make sure you read our guidelines on how to apply in the Online Application System (OAS).

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  • Application period until 18 April 2022
    Shortlisted candidates will be contacted

    The following positions are open in the context of the Junior Professional Officer (JPO) scheme sponsored by the Government of Norway at the United Nations Secretariat in New York.

    1. VA 20P120 OCHA JPO in Humanitarian Affairs, Juba
    2. VA 20P197 OHCHR JPO in Gender Equality, Pretoria
    3. VA 21P245 DPO DPET JPO in Political Affairs, New York
    4. VA 22P025 UNODC JPO in Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice, Vienna

    Closing Date: 18 April 2022

    Candidates must meet all the following requirements to be considered eligible:

    • Hold the Norwegian nationality
    • Completed advanced degree (master’s or equivalent) plus a minimum of two years of fulltime post-degree experience

    Applications must be received no later than 18 April 2022 6pm (Eastern Time UTC-5, New York). Applications received after the regarding date will not be considered.

    Please apply here (also provided in the Vacancy Announcement (VA) above.)

    Only short-listed candidates will be contacted thereafter. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to a competency-based interview.

  • Call for applications with closing date 23 March 2022!
    Shortlisted candidates will be contacted

    The following position is open in the context of the Junior Professional Officer (JPO) scheme sponsored by the United Kingdom at the United Nations Secretariat in New York.

    VA 19P249 UNCTAD JPO in Legal Affairs ICT, Geneva

    Closing Date: 23 March 2022

    Candidates must meet all have the British citizenship to be considered eligible.

    Applications must be received no later than 23 March 2022 6pm (Eastern Time UTC-5, New York). Applications received after the regarding date will not be considered.

    Please apply through this link (also provided in the Vacancy Announcement (VA) above.)

    Only short-listed candidates will be contacted thereafter. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to a competency-based interview.

  • Call for applications with closing date 21 March 2022!
    Shortlisted candidates will be contacted

    The following positions are open in the context of the Junior Professional Officer (JPO) scheme sponsored by the Finnish Government at the United Nations Secretariat in New York.

    VA_22P020 DPPA JPO in Peacebuilding Affairs, New York

    Closing Date:  21 March  2022

    Candidates must meet all the following requirements to be considered eligible:

    • Be not older than 32 years (born 01.01.1990 or later)
    • Hold the Finnish citizenship
    • Possess an advanced degree (master’s or equivalent) plus a minimum of two years of fulltime post-degree experience. A first-level university degree(BA or equivalent) in combination with two additional years of qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.

    Applications must be received no later than  21 March 2022 6pm (Eastern Time UTC-5, New York). Applications received after the regarding date will not be considered.

    Please apply through this link (also provided in the Vacancy Announcement (VA) above.)

    Only short-listed candidates will be contacted thereafter. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to a competency-based interview.

  • Call for applications with closing date 18 March 2022!
    Shortlisted candidates will be contacted

    The following position is open in the context of the Junior Professional Officer (JPO) scheme sponsored by the United Kingdom at the United Nations Secretariat in New York.

    VA 21P362 UNOOSA JPO in External Relations, Vienna

    Closing Date: 18 March 2022

    Candidates must meet all have the British citizenship to be considered eligible.

    Applications must be received no later than 18 March 2022 6pm (Eastern Time UTC-5, New York). Applications received after the regarding date will not be considered.

    Please apply through this link (also provided in the Vacancy Announcement (VA) above.)

    Only short-listed candidates will be contacted thereafter. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to a competency-based interview.