UNMHA Employment

Are you interested in working for the United Nations Mission in Support of the Hodeidah Agreement?

The Mission is currently located in Hodeidah, Yemen, Sana’a, Yemen and Amman, Jordan. Hodeidah and Sana’a are classified as non-family duty stations, and Amman is classified as a family duty station.

The mission's workforce is comprised of various categories of staff, with different levels (reflecting increasing levels of responsibilities and requirements) within each staff category. Please be sure to read the UN guide on staff categories to help you decide in which staff category, and at what level, you fit in.  This information will be very helpful as you begin searching and applying for jobs with UNMHA.

We are currently recruiting both National and International positions and invite interested and qualified candidates to apply.

Please do check this website regularly as we anticipate a number of openings over the coming months.

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)

For General Service and National Professional Officer positions in Hodeidah or Sana’a, you must be a Yemeni national to apply.

For General Service positions in Amman, you must either be a Jordanian or have Jordanian residency to apply

How to apply:

1- Complete a Personal History Profile - P11.

2- Email the P-11 form to our recruitment team:UNMHA-Recruitment@un.org.

3- Ensure that the number of the job opening that you are applying is stated in the subject line of your email application.

4- Include your motivation for applying (Cover Letter) in the body of the email

Important Notices:

  1. Applicants are required to complete the attached UN P-11 form and submit a signed copy in PDF format only (CVs and other agency forms will not be considered). Therefore, only applications made via the UN P-11 form will be considered. Additionally, please do not submit any supporting documents such as diplomas / educational certificates. These documents will be requested only from those candidates who have successfully passed the assessment/interview process.
  2. Unfortunately, we are only able to acknowledge the applications of short-listed candidates.


  • Job Code Title:               Field Language Assistant

    Opening Number:          UNMHA-2021-NJO-021

    Department/Office:       United Nations Mission to Support the Hudaydah Agreement - UNMHA

    Location:                         Hudaydah, Yemen

    Type of Contract:           Fixed- Term Appointment

    Duration of Contract:    one year


    Application period:
    16 Jun 2021 to 30 Jun 2021
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