Are you enthusiastic and committed to development in Timor-Leste and interested in a career within the UN system? (Lee versaun Tetum iha ne'e)

If so, UNDP is keen to hear from you. We have a number of well paid positions with excellent benefits. UNDP is committed to helping you develop your potential future career advancement. UNDP is an equal opportunity employer. Eligible female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply for any of the positions below.

Job descriptions, benefits, conditions of service and P11 form are available from UNDP Human Resources, UN House, Building 11 (former Obrigado Barracks), Caicoli Street, Dili.  Alternatively, please email  or visit our website at

How to apply?

For National:

Please submit your letter of application together with a Curriculum Vitae (CV),  completed UNDP P11 form, and other relevant supporting documents (including academic qualifications). An application letter should indicate Position Title, Post Level and Name of Project/Unit. Indicate at least three of your referees, a contact email and phone number.

Applications can be delivered to: 

UNDP Human Resources Building 11, UN House (former Obrigado Barracks), Caicoli Street, Dili, or submit your application by email to :

Government employees and/or full time service applicants should include in their letter willingness to resign from their employment if they are the successful candidate for any of the posts advertised. Failing to submit this information will disqualify the applicant from the process.

For International:

Candidates are encouraged to submit the application electronically at the link provided below along with an uploaded UNDP P11 form

If you are a current UNDP staff member, please use the following link

Non UNDP staff, please use the following link


Please check the Procurement page of this website for current Individual Consultant (IC) procurement notices for Timor-Leste.

For more information on internships, download the Applying for an internship with UNDP Timor-Leste document, the Internship application form and the Internship agreement form.





No Vacant Post Available


Title Contract Closes ToR/Description
National Procurement Officer (re-advertised) Service Contract (SC) 3 July 2015 National Procurement Officer_PNTL_Gov Unit
National IT/Trainer officer Service Contract (SC) 8 July 2015 National IT/Trainer_ASYCUDA Project
National Project Manager Service Contract (SC) 8 July 2015 National Project Manager_ASYCUDA Project  
National Customs Officer Service Contract (SC) 8 July 2015 National Customs Officer_ASYCUDA Project  
National Communications Officer Service Contract (SC) 8 July 2015 National Communications Officer_PNTL_Gov Unit  

Infrastructure Maintenance Officer (re-advertised)
Service Contract (SC) 25 June 2015 Infrastructure Maintenance Officer_SNGDP_Gov Unit
National Human Resources Officer Service Contract (SC) 5 July 2015 National Human Resources Officer_PNTL_Gov Unit  

Internship Forms

Applying for an internship with UNDP Timor-Leste


Internship application form


Internship agreement form


Checklist for interns

Contact Human Resources


UN House
Caicoli Street, Dili, Timor-Leste

Building No. 11

P.O. Box: 008
Tel. : (+670) 331 1220
Fax. : (+670) 331 3534


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