Current Openings

Vacant positions are posted on the following table. Candidates who wish to apply are requested to follow the specific instructions listed in each Vacancy Announcement.

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Title Vacancy number Level Contract duration Appointment type Application period
Global Support Programme Project Consultant CCD/17/GM/22 N/A 4 months Consultancy -
Managing Director, Global Mechanism CCD/17/P/INT&EXT/04 D-1 1 year with possibility of extension Fixed-Term -


The deadline has passed. Further applications for these positions will not be accepted.

Title Vacancy number Level Contract duration Appointment type Application period
Associate IT Officer CCD/17/P/TEMP/03 P-2 Until 31 Dec 2017 Temporary -
Associate Program Officer CCD/17/P/TEMP/06 P-2 1 year Fixed-Term -
International Consultant - LDN Transformative projects CCD/17/GM/10 NA 4 months Consultancy -
Evaluation of the UNCCD support to capacity building CCD/17/EDM/14 NA Until end of August 2017 Consultancy -
Four international experts - Data processing for UNCCD reporting CCD/17/STI/15 NA 4 months Consultancy -
Country Consultant - Support to LDN target setting process in selected countries CCD/17/GM/01-Extension 3 NA NA Consultancy -
Consultancy-Analysis of Information LDN TSP CCD/17/GM/19 NA 1 month Consultancy -
Meeting Service Assistant/Driver CCD/17/GS/INT&EXT/03 G-3 1 year Fixed-Term -
Consultancy - Analytical Framework CCD/17/GM/18 NA 1 month Consultancy -
Consultancy - UNCCD ICT strategy CCD/17/AS/16 NA NA Consultancy -
Consultancy support to UNCCD Knowledge Hub CCD/17/STI/20 N/A 6 months Consultancy -
Consultancy Knowledge Management SLM Best Practices CCD/17/STI/21 N/A 4 months Consultancy -
Country Consultant LDN TSP CCD/17/GM/01 - extension4 N/A TBD Consultancy -

Closed vacancies

These positions have been filled.

Title Vacancy number Level Contract duration Appointment type Application period
Communications Officer CCD/16/P/TEMP/09 P-3 1 Year Fixed-Term -
VA Program Assistant CCD/16/P/INT&EXT/05 G-5 1 Year Fixed-Term -
Evaluation of the effectiveness of CSO participation in the UNCCD CCD/16/EDM/64 NA April 2017 Consultancy -
Computer Information Systems Assistant CCD/16/GS/INT&EXT/06 G-5 1 Year Fixed-Term -
LDN Program Officer CCD/16/P/INT&EXT/08 P-3 1 Year Fixed-Term -
Program Officer CCD/17/P/TEMP/01 P-4 1 Year Temporary -
Program Officer CCD/17/P/INT&EXT/1 P-4 1 Year Fixed-Term -
Support for Global Mechanism of the UNCCD - Rome NA NA Internship -
Country consultant CCD/17/GM/01 NA NA Consultancy -
Lead Scientist CCD/17/P/INT&EXT/02 P-4 1 year Fixed-Term -
Junior Assistant (STI) CCD/17/STI/02 NA NA Consultancy -
Processing of high resolution data for land degradation neutrality monitoring CCD/17/GM/04 NA 3 months Consultancy -
Graphic Designer for Scientific Conceptual Framework for Land Degradation Neutrality CCD/17/STI/03 NA 3 months Consultancy -
Assistant for implementing activities and content development of online campaigns and social media for the UNCCD Land for Life Program NA NA 3-6 months Internship -
Content management and social media assistant for the UNCCD Capacity Building Markplace (French) NA NA 3 months Internship -
Spatial Data Analyst CCD/17/P/TEMP/02 P-3 Until 31 Dec 2017 Temporary -
Editing services for Administrative Services Unit - Conference services CCD/17/AS/07 NA 1 month Consultancy -
Documentation processing - Conference services CCD/17/AS/08 NA 2 months Consultancy -
Country support to the land degradation neutrality target setting process in Cape Verde CCD/17/GM/09 NA NA Consultancy -
Associate Program Officer - Donor Relations CCD/17/P/TEMP/04 P-2 Until 31 Dec 2017 Temporary -
Public Information Assistant CCD/17/GS/TEMP/05 G-6 Until 31 Dec 2017 Temporary -
Conference support for LAC Drought Conference organization CCD/17/STI/12 NA 3 months Consultancy -
Development of LAC white paper CCD/17/STI/11 NA 4 months Consultancy -
Internship with DES Office N/A NA 3-6 months -
International Consultant - Support for the Global Mechanism Communications team CCD/17/GM/13 NA 90 days Consultancy -