5 April 2020  



(Partially Funded)


Finance Associates for the United Nations

The United Nations is offering a volunteer opportunity for nationals of or legal residents in Egypt. The volunteer will ensure the implementation of operational and financial management strategies and adapts processes and procedures besides ensuring the administration of budgets and functioning of the optimal cost-recovery system. The expected duration of this volunteer program is about 12 months.

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The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) program contributes to peace and development through volunteerism worldwide. We work with partners to integrate qualified, highly motivated and well supported UN Volunteers into development programming and promote the value and global recognition of volunteerism. UNV is administered by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and reports to the UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS Executive Board.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Finance
  • Business

Required Languages

English & Arabic

Eligible Countries


Program Period

12 months

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Living with a physical or sensorial (hearing or visual) disability.
  • Up to 35 years of age.
  • The candidate must have a bachelor’s or master’s degree or be registered with a university’s degree in a master’s degree in finance, business, or public administration.
  • Work experience will be an added advantage but not a prerequisite.
  • Language skills: Fluency in Arabic and English is mandatory.
  • Field of expertise: Experience in other development programs and projects.
  • You are not required to have a driver’s license.
  • Required personal skills: accountability, adaptability, flexibility, commitment, motivation, commitment to continuous learning, communication, planning, organizing and working in teams.

Specific requirements:

  • Interest in the UN and adaptability to a multicultural environment.
  • Strong commitment to working for sustainable development and human rights.
  • Excellent Knowledge of MS Office applications (Excel, PPT, Word).

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • The Application fee of this opportunity is free.

How to Apply

First Step: To apply for this volunteer opportunity, please click here to sign up.

Second Step: On your profile, kindly select the response “yes” to the question of whether you consider yourself a person living with a disability.

Third Step: Should you require special arrangements to facilitate the interview and assessment during the selection process, please indicate this in the “special remarks” field in your profile. 

Fourth Step: For assistance related to the registration, kindly contact

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This Scholarship Published by:
Jaber Suleiman/ Jordan

Reviewed by” Razan Sameh/ Egypt 
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team