Vacancies

The United Nations is committed to achieving gender parity and geographic diversity in senior level appointments.

Current vacancies


The Secretariat of the United Nations presents its compliments to the Permanent Missions of Member States to the United Nations and has the honour to request the nomination of candidates for the following positions:


United Nations Ombudsman - Nominations’ Deadline Extended and amendment - The Secretariat of the United Nations has extended the deadline for nominations to the position of United Nations Ombudsman to 19 February 2018.


Assistant Secretary General (ASG) and Director, Bureau of Crisis Response Unit - United Nations Development Program -  Deadline for nominations to the position is 26 February 2018.


Assistant Secretary General (ASG) and Director, Bureau of External Relations and Advocacy  - United Nations Development Program -  Deadline for nominations to the position is 26 February 2018.


Assistant Secretary General (ASG) and Director, Regional Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean - United Nations Development Program -  Deadline for nominations to the position is 26 February 2018.


Executive Secretary of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) - Deadline for nominations to the position is 19 March 2018.


Deputy Executive Director (Assistant Secretary-General), United Nations Office at Nairobi in Nairobi, Kenya (UNEP) - Deadline for nominations to the position is 31 March 2018.


Assistant Secretary-General, which is based at United Nations Office in New York (UNEP) - Deadline for nominations to the position is 31 March 2018.