Organisational Design Specialist


Deadline: 30th of May 2022

Duty station: Copenhagen, Denmark


Background information – PPG

The People and Performance Group (PPG) is a strategic HR function for UNOPS, based in UNOPS headquarters in Copenhagen. We are focused on partnering with key stakeholders to shape the UNOPS HR strategy and building a workforce and culture that enables the organization to deliver on its strategy. PPG is also at the forefront of UNOPS HR transformation journey.

Functional Responsibilities

Key Results Expected

  1. Organizational Structure Standards
  2. Workforce Management
  3. Job Design and Classifications


  • An advanced degree, ideally in Management, Human Resources, Organisational design, international affairs or related subject.
  • Applicants with a Bachelors degree with additional two years of relevant working experience may also be considered.


  • At least five years relevant experience in Organizational Structure Design and Workforce Management with an ideal focus on HR and Talent Management
  • Excellent understanding of job design approaches is required
  • Experience with UN job classification standards is an advantage
  • Understanding of UN office structures is an asset
  • Knowledge of change management principles and methodologies is an asset
  • Development and execution of communication and stakeholder engagement strategies
  • Proficiency with Google Suit Applications including Google Sheet and Google Slides, including the ability to present data in a clear and meaningful way is required.
  • Previous experience working in a global or international organisation is an asset


  • Fluency in English required;
  • Fluency in French and / or Spanish is a distinct asset.

Contract type, level and duration

  • Contract type: IICA (International Individual Contract Agreement)
  • Contract level: IICA 2 / ICS 10
  • Contract duration: Open-ended, subject to organizational requirements, availability of funds and satisfactory performance

How to apply

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