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Vacancies

How to apply

All expert posts that require specialized qualifications and skills are advertised internally and externally. Candidates interested in applying for vacancies externally advertised should submit their application together with a completed P-11 – Personal History form to the e-mail address(es) indicated in the vacancy call.

UNHCR aims at the diversity of its workforce and women are encouraged to apply.

Under UNHCR’s human resources policy, for specific vacancies internal candidates are given first priority. When there are no suitable candidates, the post is advertised externally.

Submitted applications are short-listed and short-listed candidates are interviewed by a panel. Data and references provided in the P-11 form are also checked. After the final selection, applications are referred to an appointments board for review and they have to be finally approved by the representative of the High Commissioner. Before entry, medical clearance is also necessary.

Please note that the selection procedure may differ for different positions. The applicable procedure is always indicated in the respective vacancy call.

 

All open positions at UNHCR Regional Representation for Central Europe are advertised on this page. 

Please note that UNHCR does not charge any fee at any stage of the recruitment process.

 

 

 

Interpreter Assistant (Arabic)

The Interpreter Assistant is normally supervised by the Protection Officer and performs a variety of functions related to interpretation activities in the Szeged Field Unit of UNHCR, in the transit zones in the Southern part of Hungary and in various immigration...

Senior Administrative Secretary G-5

The Senior Administrative Secretary will provide both secretarial support and administrative assistance to the supervisor and to a medium-sized office/team to ensure a smooth workflow and correct and timely implementation of general administrative, personnel and...

Senior Admin Assistant G-5

Under the overall supervision of the Head of the Unit/Chief of the Section/Division/Office or (Senior) Administrative Officer, the Senior Administrative Assistant (HQ) performs Administrative, Human Resources, and Secretarial tasks in the Unit/Section/Division...

Senior Staff Development Assistant G-5

The position is located in the Global Service Center in Budapest. In the context of professionalizing the UNHCR Staff Development function, the incumbent contributes towards shaping and promoting performance and learning culture in UNHCR. S/he supports the learning...

Senior Finance Assistant (GL) G-5

The Accounts and Financial Service (AFS) in Budapest is part of the Division of Financial and Administrative Management. The Service maintains, monitors and enhances the financial control systems within UNHCR, supports the work of finance staff in over 120 countries...

Senior Finance Assistant (GL) G-5

The Accounts and Financial Service (AFS) in Budapest is part of the Division of Financial and Administrative Management. The Service maintains, monitors and enhances the financial control systems within UNHCR, supports the work of finance staff in over 120 countries...

Senior Administrative Assistant (HRSS) G-5

The Senior Administrative Assistant, working under the direct supervision of the Senior Administrative Associate, provides administrative support to the office of the Head of HR Staff Services (HRSS) as well as to all other entities within the Service such as...

Senior Human Resources Assistant G-5

Senior Human Resources Assistant will function under direct supervision of the Administrative or Human Resources Officer, assisting him/her in personnel administration and other HR related matters, including the process of recruitment and appointment of staff, and in...

Supply Associate (Fleet Management) G-6

The Supply Associate (Fleet Mgmt) supports all fleet management activities in the Global Fleet Management Project. The incumbent maintains regular contact on a working level on routine issues with other UNHCR offices, UN agencies, NGOs, government partners and...