Vacancies with the UNHCR

Organization: UN High Commissioner for Refugees
Closing date: 26 Sep 2016

Established in December 1950, the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is mandated to lead and coordinate international action to protect and assist refugees and other persons of concern. For more than six decades, UNHCR has helped over 50 million of people restart their lives.

UNHCR works in 129 countries to care for the world’s millions of refugees, internally displaced, and stateless persons. Currently, we are seeking to recruit top-rate professionals to strengthen our workforce in certain areas and have advertised a selection of positions which are open to external applicants.

How to apply:

If you are interested in working at the forefront of humanitarian assistance, for an organization that prides itself on its ability to help those in need, information on these positions as well as details on how to apply are available on the UNHCR website at:

Closing date for receipt of applications: 26 September 2016

UNHCR aims for workforce diversity at all levels and encourages qualified women and persons with disabilities to apply. Acknowledgments will only be sent to short-listed candidates under serious consideration.