United Nations Volunteering jobs (12 months Remote Work)

United Nations Volunteering jobs; Volunteer for 12 months working remotely.

United Nations has announced United Nations Volunteering jobs for interested applicants to apply. Great opportunity for Master degree holders, 25 years and above. Details below.

Location Is  Abuja but you will be working remotely from any state in Nigeria, you can only visit Abuja if requested.

Duration of job is 12 months

Eligibility criteria for the United Nations Volunteering jobs

Minimum age: 25 years old. Nationals of the country of assignment are not eligible, except the assignments in Headquarters duty stations.

Description of task for the United Nations Volunteering jobs

Within the delegated authority and under the supervision of the DRR Technical Specialist, Sahel Resilience Project his/her designated mandated representative(s), the UN Volunteer Monitoring, Evaluation & Reporting Specialist is expected to perform the following tasks:

Collection, synthesis and monitoring of the information on the progress made in the implementation of the project in line with project outputs at regional and national level;

Analysis of documents and reports submitted by implementing partners and ensure that they are submitted on time and are of good quality;

Contribution to project planning in close collaboration with the project team;

Continuous monitoring of the work plan implementation based on activities and results indicators and targets, including analysis of gaps and proposal to the project team of corrective measures, when required;

Timely information on progress and results by compiling, organizing, analyzing, monitoring, and preparing quarterly and annual progress reports as well as the project contribution to corporate reports substantiated by strong data and evidence;

Put in place mechanisms to ensure a good flow of information on project implementation between the national level and the regional level;

Provide regular information/data for updating UNDP platforms.


Required degree level

Master degree or equivalent

Educational additional comments

An advanced university degree (Master) in public policy/administration, economics, finance, international development, environment or related field.

Required experience

60 Months

Experience requirement for the United Nations Volunteering jobs

  • A minimum of 5 years relevant experience in national/international development context with a focus on project management support and coordination, including monitoring and reporting;
  • High proficiency in research, analysis, and writing documents;
  • Excellent oral and written skills; excellent drafting, formulation, reporting skills;
  • Accuracy and professionalism in document production and editing;
  • Ability to work and adapt professionally and effectively in a challenging environment; ability to work effectively in a multicultural team of international and national personnel;
  • Proficiency and experience in using contemporary software packages;
  • Familiarity with the UN system and other development organizations is an asset;
  • Excellent oral and written skills; excellent drafting, formulation, reporting skills;
  • Demonstrated experience and/or good knowledge of UN’s working modalities;
  • Solid overall computer literacy, including proficiency in various MS Office applications (Excel, Word, etc.) and email/internet; familiarity with database management; and office technology equipment;
  • Self-motivated, ability to work with minimum supervision; ability to work with tight deadlines;

Language skills

  • English(Mandatory), Level – Fluent
  • French(Mandatory), Level – Fluent

Area of expertise for the United Nations Volunteering jobs

Disaster risk reduction

Area of expertise details

A minimum of 3 years of relevant experience in the field of Disaster Risk Reduction, climate change, livelihoods, and/or Natural Resource Management is mandatory

Driving license

Competencies values

Accountability, Building Trust, Commitment and Motivation, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Communication, Creativity, Empowering Others, Ethics and Values, Integrity, Judgement and Decision-making, Knowledge Sharing, Leadership, Planning and Organizing, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity, Self-Management, Technological Awareness, Working in Teams

Application procedure for the United Nations Volunteering jobs

Please note that this is a remote working position. You do not need to relocate to the duty station. You may be required to travel there at some stage during the assignment but most of the work will be completed remotely.

Not yet registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first register your profile at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/signup. Important: After creating your account, complete all sections of your profile and submit it. Then go to ‘My Page’ at https://vmam.unv.org/candidate/mypage and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink. Lastly, select the special call to which you would like to apply.


Already registered in the UNV Talent Pool? Please first update your profile at .https://app.unv.org/  Then go to ‘My Page’ at and click on the ‘Special Calls’ hyperlink to select the special call to which you would like to apply.

Application deadline: application is on the role out bases

Apply here

You may also wish to apply for The Chevening Scholarship 2022


One thought on “United Nations Volunteering jobs (12 months Remote Work)

  1. Raphael Banda on Reply

    Iam passionate about the work of the UN and interested to work eve as a volunteer.
    Iam a journalist based in Lusaka-Zambia

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