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Would you like to
assist us in combating
climate change?

What do we look for?

UNFCCC seeks consultants for:
• short-term assignments in specialized technical areas
• support functions for a fixed duration or specific projects.

The contract duration varies and a break in service is required after every 24 months (specialized technical areas) or 9 months (support functions) of consecutive appointment. Fees are usually indicated and are determined by UNFCCC guidelines. Individuals retained for these assignments receive no benefits. Travel is covered only if the terms of reference require travel for completing the project.
We often require consultants at short notice.

Minimum requirements

  1. Formal academic education in the area of expertise (for specialised technical area) and/or three or more years of relevant working experience (for both)
  2. Proficiency with computer applications
  3. Fluency in English

Important notice

Only individuals who can act as independent, individual economical operators are qualified to apply. Individuals who can provide their services only on account of an institution or enterprise not in their individual capacity are not eligible under this procedure, but may respond to business opportunities under Procurement at