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Working for UNHCR can be as challenging as it is extremely rewarding. UNHCR is always looking for new talent.

Working with UNHCR is a unique opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of refugees and other displaced people around the globe.

You can support UNHCR’s work in many different ways, depending on your interests and the available opportunities. Any support – small or large – is important. Dedicating your time and talents to support UNHCR’s work is a significant contribution, irrespective of whether you dedicate an hour, a day, a few months, a decade, or even longer.

If you want to contribute to UNHCR’s important work protecting refugees and other displaced people, and you meet the requirements, there are many available employment opportunities in Northern Europe and around the globe.

Global Opportunities

All information on vacancies in UNHCR operations around the world is available from the UNHCR Careers Website.

Regional Opportunities

All available vacancies at the UNHCR Regional Representation for Northern Europe are advertised on this page. Please check back regularly to see if new opportunities have become available.


Private Sector Partnerships: Internship

We are looking for a skilled and proactive individual to complete a six months internship assisting the PSP Denmark team consisting of the Senior Adviser and the Digital Fundraising and Communications Officer.

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Project Associate – Somali speaking

To work in the context of the Somali segments of a project called E-Platform: Telling the real story – Information campaign targeting Somali and Eritrean migrants. ( This information campaign that mainly reaches out to Eritrean and...

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Associate Digital Fundraising and Communication Officer

Position Title: Associate Digital Fundraising and Communication Officer Contract/Level: UNOPS IICA-1 (equivalent to P2) Category: UNOPS Section/Unit: DER, Private Sector Partnerships Duty Station: Copenhagen, Denmark Duration: Soonest possible – 31st December...

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