Organizational 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 SDGs, 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.
Reporting to the Senior Accountant, the main duties and responsibilities of the Finance Assistant include the following:
Required qualifications and experience include:
Remuneration will be commensurate with qualifications, experience and level of responsibilities within the Administration.
This is a full-time employment on a one (1) year Personnel Service Agreement (PSA) contract with UNU, with the possibility for renewal subject to requirements and satisfactory work performance, and the combined duration of appointments not exceeding six (6) years.
This is a locally recruited post and no relocation allowances apply. The successful candidate will be employed under a local contract and will not hold international civil servant status, nor is he/she a “staff member” as defined in the UN Staff Rules and Regulations.
As soon as possible.
Interested applicants should submit their applications, preferably by email (to firstname.lastname@example.org), and must include the following:
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The United Nations shall place no restrictions on the eligibility of men and women to participate in any capacity and under conditions of equality in its principal and subsidiary organs. (Charter of the United Nations – Chapter 3, article 8).