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UN Departments of Political and Peacebuilding Affairs and Peace Operations (DPPA + DPO)

Welcome to the combined career page for The United Nations Department of Political and Peacebuilding Affairs (DPPA) & The Department of Peace Operations (DPO)


The Department of Political and Peacebuilding Affairs (DPPA) plays a central role in United Nations efforts to prevent deadly conflict and build sustainable peace around the world.

DPPA monitors and assesses global political developments with an eye to detecting potential crises and devising effective responses. The Department provides support to the Secretary-General and his envoys in their peace initiatives, as well as to UN political missions around the world.

DPPA - is also an agile platform for crisis response, capable, with the assent of countries concerned, of rapidly deploying mediators and other peacemaking expertise worldwide and cooperating closely with regional organizations on the frontlines of conflicts.

DPO - The Department of Peace Operations is a department of the United Nations charged with the planning, preparation, management and direction of UN peacekeeping operations.

From now on, you will find all positions of DPPA & DPO at Impactpool, update your Impactpool profile to stay alerted when featured DPPA & DPO jobs are posted. Find information on how to apply in the job advertisements. When sending your application, please indicate that you found the opportunity at Impactpool.org.

Current jobs

Human Resources Officer [Temporary]
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2021-09-21
New York City (United States of America)
INTERN - POLITICAL AFFAIRS [Temporary]
Internship
Closes: 2021-09-30
New York City (United States of America)
POLITICAL AFFAIRS OFFICER (TEMPORARY JOB OPENING) [Temporary]
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2021-09-22
Beijing (China)
INTERN - PUBLIC INFORMATION - DIGITAL AND SOCIAL MEDIA [Temporary]
Internship
Closes: 2021-09-29
New York City (United States of America)
INTERN - GRAPHIC DESIGNER [Temporary]
Internship
Closes: 2022-03-14
New York City (United States of America)
INTERN - PUBLIC INFORMATION [Temporary]
Internship
Closes: 2022-03-14
New York City (United States of America)
POLITICAL AFFAIRS OFFICER
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2021-10-29
New York City (United States of America)
TEAM ASSISTANT
GS-4, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2021-09-23
New York City (United States of America)
CHIEF OF SERVICE, POLITICAL AFFAIRS (Temporary Job Opening) [Temporary]
D-1, Director - Internationally recruited position - Senior Executive level
Closes soon: 2021-09-17
New York City (United States of America)
TEAM ASSISTANT, (Temporary Job Opening) [Temporary]
GS-4, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2021-09-23
New York City (United States of America)
POLITICAL AFFAIRS OFFICER
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2021-10-24
New York City (United States of America)
TEAM ASSISTANT
GS-4, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2021-09-25
New York City (United States of America)
CONDUCT AND DISCIPLINE OFFICER [Cancelled]
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2021-10-06
New York City (United States of America)
POLITICAL AFFAIRS OFFICER
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2021-10-21
New York City (United States of America)
MEETINGS SERVICES ASSISTANT
GS-5, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2021-10-06
New York City (United States of America)
POLITICAL AFFAIRS OFFICER
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2021-10-21
New York City (United States of America)
RESEARCH ASSISTANT
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2021-10-01
New York City (United States of America)
INTERN - Political Affairs [Temporary]
Internship
Closes: 2021-10-27
Bangkok (Thailand)
SENIOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS OFFICER
P-5, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes: 2021-10-08
New York City (United States of America)
Team Assistant
GS-4, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2021-09-22
New York City (United States of America)
INTERN - Equality, Diversity and Inclusion [Temporary]
Internship
Closes: 2022-08-24
Geneva (Switzerland)
DIRECTOR, POLITICAL AFFAIRS
D-2, Director - Internationally recruited position - Senior Executive level
Closes: 2021-10-03
New York City (United States of America)
INTERN - PUBLIC INFORMATION [Temporary]
Internship
Closes: 2021-12-02
Geneva (Switzerland)
INTERN - PUBLIC INFORMATION - Supporting the UNMAS Afghanistan Programme [Temporary]
Internship
Closes: 2022-02-16
Geneva (Switzerland)
INTERN - POLITICAL AFFAIRS - Supporting the UNMAS Afghanistan Programme [Temporary]
Internship
Closes: 2022-02-16
Geneva (Switzerland)
INTERN – Public Information and Database Management, Leadership Support Section [Temporary]
Internship
Closes: 2021-09-30
New York City (United States of America)
INTERN - INFORMATION MANAGEMENT [Temporary]
Internship
Closes: 2021-10-25
New York City (United States of America)
POLITICAL AFFAIRS OFFICER
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2021-09-19
New York City (United States of America)
INTERN - HUMANITARIAN AFFAIRS [Temporary]
Internship
Closes: 2022-08-10
Geneva (Switzerland)
INTERN - FINANCE [Temporary]
Internship
Closes: 2022-08-11
New York City (United States of America)
INTERN - ADMINISTRATION [Temporary]
Internship
Closes soon: 2021-09-18
New York City (United States of America)