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UNCTAD - United Nations Conference on Trade and Development

Current jobs

Graphic Designer
Level not specified
Closes: 2022-12-11
Geneva (Switzerland)
ASSOCIATE PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICER (Temporary Job Opening) [Temporary]
P-2, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Junior level
Closes soon: 2022-12-08
Geneva (Switzerland)
Consultancy on supply chains in Africa
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2022-12-08
Geneva (Switzerland)
Team Leader Evaluation
Level not specified
Closes soon: 2022-12-06
Geneva (Switzerland)
IT Developper
Level not specified
Closes soon: 2022-12-06
Geneva (Switzerland)
Consultant on Digital media and communication
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2022-12-04
Geneva (Switzerland)
Data Communication and Visualization Specialist
Level not specified
Closes soon: 2022-12-07
Geneva (Switzerland)
Team member and Human Rights and Gender Equality Expert
Level not specified
Closes soon: 2022-12-06
Geneva (Switzerland)
HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICER
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2022-12-23
Geneva (Switzerland)
UNCTAD Internship in the Policy Analysis and Research Branch/ALDC [Temporary]
Internship
Closes: 2022-12-22
Geneva (Switzerland)
UNCTAD Internship in the Policy Analysis and Research Branch/ALDC [Temporary]
Internship
Closes: 2022-12-22
Geneva (Switzerland)
SENIOR HUMAN RESOURCES ASSISTANT
GS-7, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2022-12-13
Geneva (Switzerland)
PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT OFFICER (Temporary Job Opening) [Temporary]
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2022-12-11
Geneva (Switzerland)
Chief of Section, Economic Affairs (Digital Economy Capacity Building Section)
P-5, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes: 2022-12-18
Geneva (Switzerland)

UNCTAD – Prosperity For All

UNCTAD is a permanent intergovernmental body established by the United Nations General Assembly in 1964. Their headquarters are located in Geneva, Switzerland, with offices in New York and Addis Ababa. UNCTAD is part of the UN Secretariat and reports to the UN General Assembly and the Economic and Social Council but have our own membership, leadership, and budget. 

Globalization, including a phenomenal expansion of trade, has helped lift millions out of poverty. But not nearly enough people have benefited. And tremendous challenges remain.

UNCTAD supports developing countries to access the benefits of a globalized economy more fairly and effectively. And helps equip them to deal with the potential drawbacks of greater economic integration. To do this, UNCTAD provides analysis, consensus-building, and technical assistance. This helps them to use trade, investment, finance, and technology as vehicles for inclusive and sustainable development.

 

As part of the United Nations Secretariat, UNCTAD employs a recruitment process that is governed by the United Nations staff selection system (Inspira), which publishes a compendium of current job openings within the United Nations Secretariat.
 
With a view to achieving a more equitable gender balance in the organization, UNCTAD encourages the application of qualified women, particularly to senior-level positions.
 
For the recruitment to entry-level positions in UNCTAD (P-1/P-2), candidates are selected through the United Nations’ annual national competitive recruitment examination process – the United Nations Young Professional Programme (YPP).
 
Find out more about UNCTAD and what they do here.