UNICEF Recruitment (May 2024): 4 New Positions Out, Eligibility and How to Apply

United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF), has announced its job recruitment opening for the year 2024, offering a range of job vacancies for individuals passionate and interested in working with the organization.

UNICEF a well known company which is a global leader in championing the rights and well-being of every child. Hence, working with UNICEF presents a unique opportunity to contribute to a noble cause and make a positive impact on children’s lives worldwide.

Vacancies Available

1Administrative AssistantBauchi21st May, 2024
2International Consultant for Desk Study on Employability Skills for Senior Secondary Schools in NigeriaAbuja10th May, 2024
3Senior Executive AssociateAbuja18th May, 2024.
4Child Protection SpecialistAbuja10th May, 2024

Eligibility Criteria and Requirements for UNICEF Recuitment

Candidates interested in applying for UNICEF job vacancies must meet certain eligibility criteria, which may vary depending on the specific position and level of experience. However, common requirements include:

1. Completion of secondary education, preferably supplemented by technical or university courses related to your preferred position.

2. A Master’s degree or a relevant Bachelor’s degree with extensive work experience is often required. Added advantage.

3. Demonstrated experience and expertise in the relevant area of specialization, preferably with a minimum of two to five years of professional experience, depending on the level of the position.

4. Candidates must be fluent in English Language and at least one other UN working language (French, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, Russian). This is an added advantage

5. Candidates must undergo training and have experience using MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and other UNICEF software such as SharePoint.

6. A genuine passion for children’s rights and a desire to contribute to UNICEF’s goals are crucial.

Step-by-Step Procedure to Apply for UNICEF Recruitment 2024

Candidates can search for job vacancies based on your location, area of expertise and submit their applications through the UNICEF careers portal.

Carefully read the job description for each position you’re interested in to ensure your skills and experience align with the requirements as candidates who are not eligible will be automatically disqualified.

After selecting your desired post, you are required to create a personal profile using your email or phone number plus a password. You can write them down on a dairy for reference purpose

Complete the online application form, and upload your resume or curriculum vitae (CV) and any other supporting documents you may have.

Upload all required documents such as ID card, Scanned copies of original credentials etc and Submit your complete application through the UNICEF Careers website before the deadline.

Important Announcement for Interested Applicants

Shortlisted candidates will undergo a thorough assessment process, which may include Computer-based tests (CBT), interviews and reference checks to evaluate their qualifications, skills, and suitability for the position.

After the selection process, successful candidates will receive an offer of employment from UNICEF, outlining the terms and conditions of the appointment, including salary, benefits, duty station, and duration of the contract.

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About The Author: Grace Jide

Grace Jide is the Chief Editor of Recruitment Board. She is a certified HR professional and career strategist with over 13 years of experience. As a team of passionate writers and industry experts, we strive to provide you with the most valuable and up-to-date information.