Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

QUNO seeks a web designer

The Quaker United Nations Office (QUNO) invites qualified vendors to submit a proposal to redesign and develop our new website.

QUNO has a strong preference for vendors with a demonstrated commitment and experience with diversity and inclusion concerns. We would also prefer a vendor experienced in working with international organisations.

Request for Proposals are due on 26 January, 2024. All information is available for download at this link.

QUNO Communications Coordinator

QUNO is hiring a Communications Coordinator in New York. The QUNO Communications Coordinator supports the engagement and growth of audience and donors as part of comprehensive efforts to build more sustainable funding for QUNO’s essential work at the UN.

This is a full-time, 2-year term position available for remote-based work in the U.S. Northeast or Mid-Atlantic Region. You can apply here.

QUNO UN Representative, Program

QUNO New York is hiring a UN Representative, Program. This position is one of three Quaker UN Representative positions in New York, and its principal focus will be to take a lead role in developing and implementing work on QUNO program entry points in collaboration with QUNO program partners. 

If you are interested in applying for the Quaker UN Representative, Program position, please apply here.

Opportunities for Young Professionals

QUNO offers between three and five Programme Assistant (PA) positions each year, two in New York and three in Geneva.

These are entry-level positions for recent graduates who are interested in international affairs and the United Nations, and who have a commitment to Quaker principles of peace, nonviolence and equality. 

QUNO New York is currently accepting applications for Programme Assistantships. Applications are due February 12, 2024. Application information can be accessed here:

QUNO Geneva is currently not accepting applications for Programme Assistantships.

Ways to get involved

  • Governance - The Committees that oversee our work are made up of Quakers who volunteer to take on this guidance role. Learn more about our governance and finance.
  • Outreach Presentations - We can organize a presentation explaining QUNO’s work to groups of Quakers or others of any age. Please contact us if you are interested.
  • Global Issues - New QUNO work areas have often developed through an issue being shared with local Quaker meetings and 'ascended' to Yearly Meetings and to FWCC. 

Donations

Financial donations allow us to continue our important work, and we appreciate anything you are able to give. Donate to QUNO.

Mailing List

We send out monthly updates on QUNO's work in both Geneva and New York as well as links to recent publications, newsletters and reports. If you would like to hear what's new at QUNO please join our mailing list! Sign up here.