NEWS: 12 rosters open for civilians at UN Peace Operations - different closing dates

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by Impactpool

Published on: 1 January 2014

The UN Department of Field Support (DFS) is currently looking to recruit resilient individuals, committed to peace and security and able to do their part within a complex environment. DFS is looking for political, civil, judicial, environment professionals and individuals that support a functional organization: security, administrators and IT professionals. See if you have a profile match in the below list of 12 positions in multiple locations currently open for qualified applicants. Women candidates are encouraged to apply. Please note: Extended closing date for Information Systems and Telecommunications Rosters - New closing date: 2017-01-27.

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In a time of increasing interlinked conflicts and surges of refugees, the work of the UN has never been more important. Join UN Department of Field Support (DFS)! 

UN-DFS - United Nations Department of Field Support is a Department of the UN Secretariat which provides dedicated support to peacekeeping and political field missions in the areas of finance, logistics, human resources and general administration. It supports the Department of Peacekeeping Operations (DPKO), which is charged with the planning, preparation, management and direction of UN peacekeeping activities.

Most positions in the UN, particularly in peacekeeping, are appointed from a pre-approved staffing list. These lists are called ‘rosters’. Job openings, similar to positions descriptions, are posted online at varying intervals. Those who meet the required criteria will be selected based on written assessments and/or competency-based interviews. Those who pass are placed on a roster. From there these individuals can apply for positions in many different locations.

DFS is currently hiring for the below 12 rosters in different areas. 


Information Systems and Technology

CHIEF OF SERVICE, INFORMATION SYSTEMS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS New

UN-DFS - United Nations Department of Field Support 
Closing: Extended to 2017-01-27


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