• Organization TypeFunding Agencies, Implementing NGO
  • Staff10,000+
  • HeadquartersUnited States
  • Founded1945

United Nations (UN)

Founded at the end of the Second World War, the United Nations is an international organization made up of 193 Member States committed to maintaining international peace and security. Every day the UN works to tackle global challenges and deliver results for those most in need. Giving life-saving support to populations hit by humanitarian crises, helping build and keep the peace in conflict-ridden areas, supporting governments and their citizens to advance development and fight poverty, and promoting human rights worldwide are the core pillars of the work of the United Nations and the mandates it receives from its Member States. TheĀ United Nations can take action on the issues confronting humanity in the 21st century, such as peace and security, climate change, sustainable development, human rights, disarmament, terrorism, humanitarian and health emergencies, gender equality, governance, food production, and more. The UN also provides a forum for its members to express their views in the General Assembly, the Security Council, the Economic and Social Council, and other bodies and committees. By enabling dialogue between its members, and by hosting negotiations, the Organization has become a mechanism for governments to find areas of agreement and solve problems together.
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Careers

Talent pool jobs

United Nations (UN) is building a talent pool to develop a roster of go-to experts or pre-qualify candidates for future roles.
8 February 2021
8 February 2021
8 February 2021
8 February 2021
5 February 2021
19 February 2021
73Current jobs
1,341Total posted jobs

Job openings over the past year

Examples of past jobs

  • Programme Officer for Government Relations
    United States
  • Assistant Programme Management Officer
    Kenya
  • Intern: Programme Management
    Pakistan
  • Programme Administrative Support Intern
    Germany

Staff at United Nations (UN) have experience in

Sectors

  • development
  • torts / conflict resolution
  • economic policy
  • market research
  • personnel / human resources

Countries

  • palau
  • colombia
  • united states
  • laos
  • japan

Skills

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

Experience

Events / Training
Monitoring / Evaluation
Civil Rights
Torts / Conflict Resolution
Capacity Building
Public Administration
Education Policy
Education
Writing / Journalism
Conservation

Company Offices

  • United States (headquarters)
  • New York
  • 234 East 46th Street
  • New York 10017
  • United States (headquarters)
  • UN Headquarters New York, NY
  • 10017