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:

Generic positions of Special Representative of the Secretary‑General (SRSG) and Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary-General (DSRSG) Political and/or for the Rule of Law in United Nations field missions - Deadline to send applications is 15 April 2017

Assistant Secretary-General for Economic Development in the Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) - Deadline to send applications is 20 March 2017

Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) - Deadline to send applications is 20 March 2017

Under-Secretary-General for Management (DM) - Deadline to send applications is 20 March 2017

Under-Secretary-General for Global Communications (DPI) - Deadline to send applications is 6 March 2017

Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict (SRSG/CAAC) - Deadline to send applications is 6 March 2017

Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict (SRSG/SVC)Deadline to send applications is 6 March 2017

High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States (UN-OHRLLS) - Deadline to send applications is 6 March 2017

Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Europe (ECE) - Deadline to send applications is 6 March 2017

Executive Secretary of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) - Deadline to send applications is 6 March 2017

Executive Secretary of the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) - Deadline to send applications is 6 March 2017

Executive Director of the World Food Programme (WFP) - Deadline to send applications is 28 February 2017  | ToR for Executive Director of WFP