Job highlights:

The UN Job List publishes jobs from all UN organisations. From time to time, I’m asked to highlight a vacancy to shine a special spotlight on an opening. 

@UNICEFJobs has asked me to retweet the following jobs:

Please spread the word about these jobs and encourage qualified people of your network to apply. Many thanks!

If you are recruiting for a UN Organisation and would like me to highlight a job, please let me know in the comments below or tweet to @unjoblist_news.

New look for this blog

The last time I worked on the layout of this blog is a little while ago, almost 6 years, dare I say. You can read about it here.

The theme I use now should work well on phones and tablets.

Just like last time, when I updated the theme, for those of you who are curious to see what it looked like before, here is a screenshot:



Apply now to the 8th NETI Cohort with UNICEF!

Recruitment for the 8th Cohort of UNICEF’s NETI Programme is underway! Apply now!


The New and Emerging Talent Initiative (NETI) is an entry point for professionals interested in an international career with UNICEF. As part of UNICEF’s global talent management strategy the NETI Programme focuses on attracting, selecting, developing and retaining new talent. The aim is to recruit candidates at the entry to mid-career levels who will grow and develop in the organisation. NETI participants work actively in multicultural environments within the development and humanitarian arenas, while contributing to delivering results for children.

The NETI Programme is currently recruiting suitable candidates in the following areas: Social Policy, WASH, Programme Management, Communication, Monitoring & Evaluation, Reporting, Education, Child Protection, Human Resources, Finance, Quality Assurance, Resource Mobilization and Emergency.

For full programme details and information on how to apply, please visit the NETI website here.

Applications will be accepted online until 11:59 PM (EST), 8th September, 2015.

UNOPS is looking for HR and Payroll expertise!

The folks at UNOPS are hiring a lot of HR Benefits, Payroll & Entitlement posts. They asked me to share this:

UNOPS mission is to expand the capacity of the UN system and its partners to implement peacebuilding, humanitarian and development operations that matter for people in need.

Would you like to contribute to this Mission?

UNOPS is currently expanding its services within HR and Payroll and will integrate ICA and Staff administration to be administered from our Global Shared Services Centre (GSSC) located in Bangkok. We are currently looking for several highly skilled candidates with a drive and motivation to provide excellent services within Payroll, Benefits & Entitlements and Contract Administration. Please click here to see current openings.

Securing this blog and UN Job List with SSL

Over the past days I have worked on securing this blog ( and the UN Job List ( with a new SSL certificate. If you find any broken links / blocked content, please let me know in the comments on the blog post.

We should all move to encrypt as much of our daily web activity as possible. If you don’t already do so, I recommend using extensions like the EFF’s HTTPS Everywhere