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5 July 2010

United Nations 2010 National Competitive Recruitment Examination Open to Slovene Nationals

VIENNA, 5 July (UN Information Service) - The United Nations Secretariat announces that a competitive examination will be held to recruit nationals of selected Member States at the junior professional level (P-2).

The examination will be held in the following disciplines:




Human Rights

Legal Affairs

Radio Producer (Arabic, Chinese, French)



Web Design/Development

This examination is open to men and women who are nationals of the Member States participating in the 2010 National Competitive Recruitment Examination, which includes Slovenia. Qualified women are particularly encouraged to apply. Applicants should hold at least a first-level university degree relevant to the discipline in which they would like to take the examination. Furthermore, applicants should not be more than 32 years old on 31 December 2010 (should be born on 1 January 1978 or after). Fluency in either English or French is required.

The examination will consist of a written examination and an interview. The written examinations are scheduled to take place on 1 December 2010.

All those who wish to participate in the competitive examination are requested to fill out the online application form available on the UN Career Portal ( The application must be submitted through the website no later than 19 September 2010.

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For further information please visit:

Examinations and Tests Section, OHRM

We will not be able to answer specific questions regarding the 2010 NCRE through e-mail or other means. Please consult the "frequently asked questions" link in our web site.