Career Guidance United Nations



The world looks to the United Nations for solutions to complex problems everywhere; from ending conflict and alleviating poverty, to combating climate change and defending human rights. The issues on agenda of UN are manifold and diverse as are the careers they offer.

Working as UN Staff The world looks to the United Nations for solutions to complex problems everywhere; from ending conflict and alleviating poverty, to combating climate change and defending human rights. The issues on agenda of UN are...
 
Where are UN offices Working United Nations’ work touches lives in every corner of the globe and their daily operations are complex, multifaceted and extended directly and indirectly to our 193 Members States. The United...
 
What UN looks for Does making a difference motivate you? Are you selfless and driven to be a part of a bigger purpose in the service of humanity? And, are hope and strength of character attributes which will guide your zeal to...
 
Job networks The recruitment and development of well-rounded and experienced staff capable of meeting changing organizational needs is a high priority for the United Nations. Job networks have been established to promote greater...
 
Staff categories The United Nations workforce is made up of different categories of staff. Within each category there are different levels, which reflect increasing levels of responsibilities and requirements. The information in...
 
Pay and Benefits The United Nations offers you an attractive remuneration package with competitive pay and benefits. The level of pay for staff in the Professional and higher categories that are recruited internationally is...
 
If you are inspired to take concrete action for global peace and development, take a look at the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme. Every year, up to 8,000 qualified and experienced women and men of some 160 different...
 
How to apply for a Job All job openings in the UN Secretariat are published on the United Nations Careers Portal. When you apply for a job, you have to submit an application in the UN online recruitment system. Understanding the Job...
 
At your interview The United Nations' greatest asset is the quality of its staff. To ensure that the very best people join the UN team they use a competency based interview process. Competency based interviews are also called "...