Would you like to work for the UN Verification Mission in Colombia?

The mission workforce is made up of different categories of staff. Within each category, there are different levels, which reflect increasing levels of responsibilities and requirements. Make sure you read our guide to help you decide in which staff category, and at what level, you fit in.

We are currently recruiting both National and International positions and invite interested and qualified candidates to apply. Please do check regularly as we anticipate a number of vacancies over the coming months.

The United Nations Verification Mission in Colombia is committed to achieving a 50/50 gender balance in its staff.

FEMALE CANDIDATES interested to work for the United Nations Verification Mission in Colombia are encouraged to check our Realistic Job Preview videos to get an idea of the work and living environment in different duty stations in Colombia presented by female mission colleagues.

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International positions (Professional Officers and above, and Field Service categories)

To apply for an International position, you must do this online through the United Nations career portal.


National positions (National Professional Officers and General Service categories)

You must be a Colombian national to apply for a National position.

How to apply:

  1. Complete a Personal History Profile - P11. Download the form here
  2. Email the P11 form to our recruitment team:
  3. Make sure you state in your email the number of the job opening that you are applying for.

We are not able to consider a CV or resume. Only applications made via the UN P11 form can be considered. Unfortunately, we are only able to acknowledge the applications of those candidates that are shortlisted.


Individual Contractor & Consultants Positions

Applicants to positions in the IC and Consultant category must meet the relevant employment requirements of the host country, i.e. be nationals of the country and/or fulfilling visa or work permit stipulations.

How to apply:

To apply for an IC or Consultant position, you must do this online through the United Nations career portal. Apply here.


  • Job Opening Number:  UNVMC-NJO-2022-045.
                                              Fixed-Term for one year with the possibility of extension
    Department/Office:       UN Verification Mission in Colombia, Information Management Unit
    Location:                         Bogotá, COLOMBIA

    Application period:
    21 Nov 2022 to 20 Dec 2022
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  • Job Opening Number:   UNVMC-NJO-2022-044 Fixed-Term for one year
                                              with the possibility of an extension
          UN Verification Mission in Colombia (UNVMC),
                                              Human Resources Unit
    Location:                         Bogotá, COLOMBIA

    Application period:
    11 Nov 2022 to 10 Dec 2022
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  • Job Opening Number:  UNVMC-NJO-2022-043 Fixed-Term for one year with
                                             the possibility of extension.
    Department/Office:      UN Verification Mission in Colombia/UDDSS
                                             Integrated Security
    Duty Station:                 Multiple locations
                                            (Mocoa-Putumayo, San José del Guaviare-Guaviare), Colombia

    Application period:
    08 Nov 2022 to 07 Dec 2022
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