Organisational Unit: UNU Centre Administration, Finance
For the past four decades, UNU has been a go-to think tank for impartial research on the pressing global problems of human survival, conflict prevention, development, and welfare. With more than 400 researchers in 13 countries, UNU’s work spans the full breadth of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals, generating policy-relevant knowledge to effect positive global change. UNU maintains more than 200 collaborations with UN agencies and leading universities and research institutions across the globe.
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 Senior Accountant, the Finance Assistant supports the provision of high-quality accounting services, in compliance with the UN Financial Regulations and Rules, UNU policies, and established operational practices. The Finance Assistant:
Required qualifications and experience include:
Remuneration is at the start of the salary scale of GS-5 level of the General Service salary scale for the Putrajaya, Malaysia, duty station in the United Nations Common System salary scale, plus benefits. For more information please visit http://www.un.org/Depts/OHRM/salaries_allowances/salaries/malaysia.htm.
This is a locally-recruited post and full-time employment. Initial appointment will be on a fixed-term appointment of one (1) year, 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.
As soon as possible.
Interested applicants should submit their applications by email to (finasstG5@unu.edu), and must include the following:
By Email: finasstG5@unu.edu