NEWS: UNHCR call for applicants to Emergency Talent Pools

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by Impactpool

Published on: 15 December 2016

The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) is urgently calling for applicants to Talent Pools that supports emergency situations in South Sudan, Somalia and Nigeria. If you match any of these profiles we strongly advise you to apply: Field safety, Finance and Banking, Humanitarian Aid, Logistics, Protection, Security and Safety.

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The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) leads international action to protect people forced to flee their homes, delivering life-saving assistance like shelter, food and water to help safeguard fundamental human rights and ensuring safety and dignity.

Please see below list of current vacancies at UNHCR. Please make sure you fulfil the requirements before you apply. Click on the job title to read more about the job and to find instrucitons how to apply.


UNHCR Talent Pools

UNHCR has launched a talent pool recruitment exercise aimed at hiring highly competent professionals who can play a key role in fulfilling their mandate. Talent Pools is part of a wider aim to build UNHCR’s talent and strengthen their capacity to answer the urgent needs of those of concern to the organization. All applicants will go through a comprehensive application, screening and selection process to demonstrate their technical and organizational capabilities, as well as their potential to grow and work across different field locations.


Profile Human Resources Officer

UNHCR - United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Various Locations
Grade: For Junior (P2), Mid (P3) and Senior (P4) Level Positions
Deadline for Applications: Open Call for Applications


Protection Officer Profile

UNHCR - United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Various Locations
Grade: For Junior (P2), Mid (P3) and Senior (P4) Level Positions
Deadline for Applications: Open Call for Applications


Profile Field Safety Advisor

UNHCR - United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Various Locations
Grade: For Junior (P2), Mid (P3) and Senior (P4) Level Positions
Deadline for Applications: Open Call for Applications


Profile Supply Officer

UNHCR - United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Various Locations
Grade: For Junior (P2), Mid (P3) and Senior (P4) Level Positions
Deadline for Applications: Open Call for Applications


Profile Administration/Finance Officer

UNHCR - United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Various Locations
Grade: For Junior (P2), Mid (P3) and Senior (P4) Level Positions
Deadline for Applications: Open Call for Applications


Working for UNHCR

UNHCR's staff are the backbone of the organization and about 89 percent of them are based in the field. UNHCR staff provides live-saving aid and protection every day for millions of uprooted and stateless people around the world. This is something that UNHCR staff takes great pride of, despite the many hardships they face while working in deep field operations, at times close to or within conflict areas. Their greatest reward is to know that their work has a major positive impact and brings hope to people uprooted by conflict and persecution ... Read more

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