Organisational Unit: UNU Office of the Rector
The United Nations University (UNU) is an international community of scholars engaged in research, postgraduate training, and dissemination of knowledge in furtherance of the purposes and principles of the United Nations, its Member States and peoples. It serves as an academic arm for the United Nations System, contributes to capacity building particularly in developing countries, and serves as a platform for new and creative ideas and dialogue.
Under the direct supervision of the Senior Vice-Rector, and in close coordination with the personnel in the Office of the Rector, the Special Assistant will undertake following tasks:
Required qualifications and experience include:
Remuneration will be commensurate with qualifications and experience of the successful candidate, and typically ranges from JPY 300,000 to 400,000 per month. Please note that UNU does not make nor is liable for any tax payment on your behalf; any tax payments will solely be your responsibility.
This is 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. The combined duration of appointments shall not exceed six (6) years.
This is a locally recruited post; no relocation allowances apply. The successful candidate will be employed under a UNU 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.
It is expected that the appointee will take up the position by 1 July 2018, or as soon as possible.
Interested applicants should submit their applications, preferably by email, and must include the following:
Please note that applications received after the closing date will not be considered. Only short-listed candidates will be notified.
By Email: email@example.com