At UNOPS, our people are the central driving force behind our success. Our personnel work in a variety of roles, ranging from construction and human resources to legal services and procurement. Watch the video below to learn more about working at UNOPS.



  • (IICA-1)
    Dec 27

    Geneva, Switzerland

  • (IICA-3)
    Dec 13

    Cuenca, Ecuador

  • (IICA-3)
    Dec 13

    Cuenca, Ecuador

  • (LICA Specialist-10)
    Dec 8

    Bogotá, Colombia

    UNOPS is a central resource in the United Nations system, working with a range partners to serve people in need. Working in a broad range of sectors, UNOPS needs personnel with diverse skills and experience.


    UNOPS offers short- and long-term work opportunities in diverse and challenging environments across the globe. We're looking for creative, results-focused professionals with skills in many disciplines, from project management and procurement to finance and human resources. The work we do is fulfilling and offers opportunities for professional and personal development.

    With over 6,000 personnel across 80 countries, our workforce represents a wide range of nationalities and cultures. We promote a diverse workforce to better understand and address the needs of our partners, and continually strive to improve the gender balance through initiatives and policies that encourage the recruitment of qualified female candidates. The vast majority of our personnel are nationals, working in their own country and developing local capacity.

    Global Personnel Recruitment System

    UNOPS advertises job opportunities through the Global Personnel Recruitment System (GPRS), an online recruitment system that connects skilled candidates to diverse jobs in aid and development.

    The GPRS is designed to simplify and streamline the application process by allowing applicants to:

    • create and save a personal profile
    • apply for current vacancies
    • register for the UNOPS roster
    • monitor the status of applications
    • search for vacancies and roster profiles without creating a profile

    Find out more:

    The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) has​ been made aware of various fraudulent vacancy announcements circulated via e-mail, from websites, text messages, letter or facsimile, falsely stating that they are issued by, or in association with UNOPS. These correspondences, which may seek to obtain money and/or in many cases personal details from the recipients of such correspondence, are fraudulent.

    UNOPS does not, and will never, charge a fee in association with vacancies, nor will it use a broker to distribute documents on its behalf.  UNOPS posts all its vacancy announcements on the UNOPS web page (gpr​​). All authorized contact details for genuine UNOPS vacancy announcements will use an email address ending with​

    Should you have any doubts about the authenticity of vacancy information purportedly from, for, or on behalf of UNOPS, please send us an e-mail query at gprs@unops​.org before taking any further action in relation to the correspondence.​​​​​​