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UNOPS Expands Global Footprint with 9 Senior-Level Job Openings Across Multiple Locations – Apply Now

UNOPS Expands Global Footprint with 9 Senior-Level Job Openings Across Multiple Locations – Apply Now


The United Nations Office for Project Services is a United Nations agency dedicated to implementing humanitarian and development projects for the United Nations System, international financial institutions

UNOPS provides infrastructure, procurement and project management services for a more sustainable world. Firmly grounded in UN values, we ensure our partners maximize the positive impact of their peace and security, humanitarian and development projects.

UNOPS was established in 1973 as part of the UNDP. It became an independent, self-financing organization in 1995. UNOPS concentrates its support in the areas of infrastructure, procurement, project management, human resources and financial management services.



The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is a UN organization dedicated to helping people build better lives and countries achieve sustainable development.

We support our partners by

  • building infrastructure
  • managing projects and procurement
  • providing human resources
  • financial management support

With more than 1,000 projects on the ground each year, our talented people around the world deliver vital support and services to people in need.

The Application Process at UNOPS


UNOPS advertises job opportunities through an online recruitment system that helps ensure our recruitments are efficient and transparent. All applications must be submitted through this system.

Applicants can create and save a personal profile, apply for current vacancies, register for UNOPS rosters, monitor the status of an application, search for opportunities and subscribe for job alerts.

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Getting started

You must create a profile on our recruitment system to apply to a vacancy or roster. This includes filling in personal information, education, experience, languages, skills and other information. This profile does not have to be completed in one go, but can be saved and updated on an ongoing basis. However, make sure that the application for a specific vacancy is submitted before the closing date.

Create your profile

Need help creating a profile? More information can be found here.

Submitting an application

Once your profile is created, you can apply to specific vacancies or rosters. Please make sure that you only apply to positions for which you fulfill the requirements (education/experience/language). At this point, you may be asked to fill in further details or upload documents relevant to a particular application. Once you are done, click the ‘Submit application’ button.

As a United Nations organization, we value diversity: women are particularly encouraged to apply.

Recruitment process

Once the vacancy announcement posting has passed, the applications are thoroughly reviewed and selected candidates are shortlisted. If you are shortlisted you may be invited for an assessment. The hiring unit will contact you if that is the case.

The assessments vary depending of the specific function, however it will often start with a technical assessment followed by a competency based interview.

Recruitment times can vary. On average, it takes around one to three months, however, in some cases it may take longer.

Here is the list of x6 senior-level jobs available at UNOPS

TitleLevelDuty StationClosing Date
Senior Mediation AdviserProject ManagementIICA-4Home based26-Jul-2024
Portfolio ManagerProject ManagementLICA Specialist-10Addis Ababa, Ethiopia15-Jul-2024
Head People PolicyHuman ResourcesP5Copenhagen, Denmark09-Jul-2024
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion AdvisorAdministration | Human Resources | Leadership | Programme ManagementP4Geneva, Switzerland09-Jul-2024
Head of Unit – Partnership Development OfficePartnershipsIICA-3Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo09-Jul-2024
Programme Management Specialist (Programme and Operations Coordinator)Programme ManagementLICA Specialist-10Yangon, Myanmar05-Jul-2024
HR Assistant (Roster)Human ResourcesLICA-4Yangon, Myanmar05-Jul-2024
Operations and Maintenance Coordinator ( Retainer)Project ManagementLICA Specialist-9Kathmandu, Nepal05-Jul-2024
Data Assessment and Knowledge Management Consultant – Retainer(Technical Specialist, Knowledge Management)Project ManagementLICA Specialist-10Home based04-Jul-2024


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