Organizational Unit: UNU Centre, Administration (Finance)
The United Nations University (UNU) is an international community of scholars, engaged in research, postgraduate teaching and capacity development and dissemination of knowledge in furthering the purposes and principles of the Charter of the United Nations. The mission of UNU is to contribute, through research and capacity building, to efforts to resolve the pressing global problems that are the concern of the United Nations and its Member States.
We are looking for outstanding individuals with strong commitment to customer service and the potential to bring a significant contribution to the worldwide expansion of UNU’s operations.
Reporting to the Finance Officer, the main duties and responsibilities of the Finance Assistant include the following:
Remuneration is at the start of the salary scale of GS-5 level of the General Service salary scale for Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, duty station in the United Nations Common System salary scale, plus benefits. For more information please visit:
This is a locally-recruited post and a full-time employment. Initial appointment will be on a fixed-term appointment of two (2) years with the possibility of renewal on a rolling fixed-term appointment basis, subject to satisfactory work performance. Suitably qualified women applicants are particularly encouraged to apply.
Staff members of the UNU are international civil servants subject to the authority of the Rector and may be assigned to any of the activities or offices of UNU. The Rector reserves the right to appoint the candidate to a level below that is advertised.
Applications from suitably qualified women candidates are particularly encouraged.
As soon as possible
Interested applicants should submit their applications, preferably by email (to ), and must include the following:
Human Resources Services, United Nations University,
Block C, Level 1, Wisma UN,
Kompleks Pejabat Damansara, Jalan Dungun,
50490 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA.