UNEP FI recruits staff, consultants and runs an ongoing internship programme to assist its Secretariat in Geneva and abroad. UNEP FI also issues requests for proposals on an ad hoc basis according to its work programme requirements. All positions including internships are also advertised on the UN’s career website here.

Consultancies:

  • Net-Zero Banking Project Consultant, MENA Region: to support financial institutions in the Middle East and North African region develop roadmaps to join the Alliance and help signatories in the region implement their target-setting objectives. At least 7 years’ experience of working with the financial services sector. Applications open until 25 May.
  • Asia Pacific Coordinator: assist the implementation of UNEP FI’s strategy to mobilise sustainable finance in Asia Pacific, in co-operation with UNEP FI’s national coordinators in China, Japan and Korea. At least 10 years’ experience of working with the financial services sector. Applications open until 6 June.

Call for proposals:

  • Sustainable banking consultancy firm: to develop an Action Plan for the State Bank of Viet Nam to adopt sustainable finance frameworks in the banking sector and accelerate private sector investments in sustainable development. This recruitment is managed by UNDP. Submit your proposal by 31 May. [Note: Travel requirement in the terms of reference will be replaced by surveys and online interviews.]

Internship:

  • Regional Coordination, MENA Region: support the implementation and consolidation of UNEP FI outreach & coordination plans across the Middle East and North African region. Applications open until 26 May.