EXAMINATION CRITERIA ( all must be met)
- Be no more than 32 years old as of December 31, 2008 (UN requirement).
- Have at least an undergraduate degree (advanced degree is an advantage but is not required) in one of the following occupational fields or related areas:
- Information Technology
- Political Affairs
- Program Evaluation
- Be fluent in English and/or French, the two working languages of the Secretariat. Knowledge of additional official languages of the UN (Arabic, Chinese, Russian, Spanish) is a definite advantage.
The United Nations Office of Human Resource Management website provides more information on employment opportunities and conditions in the United Nations system..
You may also find links to the job websites of many of the larger intergovernmental agencies on Thoughts About K4D (blog).
There is an earlier aritcle on how to get a job with UNESCO on the UNESCO in the Spotlight blog.