• Organization TypeFunding Agencies, Institute
  • Staff51-100
  • Founded2000

United Nations Global Compact (UN Global Compact)

Launched in 2000, the United Nations Global Compact is both a policy platform and a practical framework for companies that are committed to sustainability and responsible business practices. As a multi-stakeholder leadership initiative, it seeks to align business operations and strategies with ten universally accepted principles in the areas of human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption. With more than 8,000 corporate signatories in over 145 countries, it is the world’s largest voluntary corporate responsibility initiative.   At the UN Global Compact, we believe it’s possible to create a sustainable and inclusive global economy that delivers lasting benefits to people, communities and markets. That’s our vision.   To make this happen, the UN Global Compact supports companies to: Do business responsibly by aligning their strategies and operations with Ten Principles on human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption; and Take strategic actions to advance broader societal goals, such as the UN Sustainable Development Goals, with an emphasis on collaboration and innovation.   Their Work Environment – Address environmental risks and leverage opportunities, recognizing the fate of your business is tied to the planet Social – Manage impact and opportunities affecting employees, workers in the value chain, customers and local communities Governance – support the economic development of the societies in which you operate, leading to good governance and stability. Sustainable Development – help deliver on our worl’s priorities through action and collaboration, ensuring a better future for all. Financial Markets – Make better investments by proactively managing sustainability risks. Supply Chain – Extend principled practices throughout an organization’s entire network ensuring sustainability performance. 
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Careers

1Current job
36Total posted jobs

Job openings over the past year

Examples of past jobs

  • Global Compact Local Networks Intern
    China
  • Public Information Assistant
    United States
  • Staff Assistant
    United States
  • Associate Administrative Officer
    United States

Staff at United Nations Global Compact (UN Global Compact) have experience in

Sectors

  • development
  • market research
  • private sector development
  • sustainable development
  • monitoring / evaluation

Funders

  • goal global
  • world bank group
  • ec

Countries

  • fiji
  • ghana
  • mexico
  • india
  • egypt

Skills

  • managerial experience
  • business development
  • experience in recruitment
  • international experience
  • with experience in conflict areas

Experience

Local Government
Research & Development
Project Design

Company Offices

  • United States
  • New York
  • UN Headquarters New York
  • New York NY 10017