Join UNHCR and make a difference
- International Professional Staff
- Talent Pools
- Entry-Level Humanitarian Professional Programme
- Junior Professional Officer Programme
- United Nations Volunteers
- National Professional Staff
- Field Service Staff
- General Service Staff
- What to expect working for UNHCR
- Language Requirements
- Consultancy Opportunities
- How to Apply
UNHCR's greatest asset is our workforce. We work with passionate, talented and creative individuals who want to use their skills for good. Thanks to people like you, we can develop solutions that enable people who have been forced to flee to restart their lives and build better futures.
Important notice to candidates who submitted their application before 2 May 2016
On 2 May 2016 UNHCR has launched a new recruitment platform. If you have submitted an application prior to that date, there is no need to re-apply as your application has been retained in the system. However, in case you would like to update your profile or apply to other available positions, you are kindly requested to complete a new application.
Should you experience difficulties in accessing the portal, we suggest that you clear the cache of your browser and try to re-login.
We apologise for the inconvenience this may cause.
We are committed to the principle of multilingualism and require our international professional staff to be competent in at least two official UN languages.
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