As a leading international consulting company for forestry and sustainable land use, UNIQUE is always looking for new employees from different sectors.

We employ senior professionals as well as young professionals from various fields of expertise ranging from natural resource management, forestry and timber industries to agriculture, rural development and climate change. With a large number of permanent employees, we can rely on strong in-house expertise. This enables us to deliver high-quality consultancy services and to successfully manage complex assignments and long-term projects.

We offer a dynamic and diverse working environment that is flexible to changing needs and leaves space for innovation. The organizational structure of our company is characterized by flat hierarchies and short ways of communication. We offer long-term career perspectives. Career development, in particular of junior staff, is of high priority to us.

Current employment opportunities

Below you find current job opportunities. If a posting is of interest to you and matches your qualifications, we look forward receiving your application.


For our monitoring/ MRV team within the climate division we seek to employ a carbon monitoring/ MRV expert, in particular to support the design and the validation of land use carbon projects.

The expert should have a background in a related field and extensive experience in carbon project monitoring including afforestation & reforestation, agriculture and REDD+ projects. Experience in certification, standard operating procedures and management information systems would be highly valued. Excellent analytical skills and experience in compiling concise project design documents is expected. Since many of our projects are in francophone Africa, Latin America and Asia we expect that the person is proficient in English and French; proficiency in Spanish is an asset.
Our aim is to support our clients in developing innovative approaches for the land use sector which help improving rural livelihoods and deforestation free commodity chains, and that enhance the social, environmental and economic performance within productive landscapes.

The position is supposed to be filled as soon as possible.

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For our Unit “Business Development and Quality Assurance” we seek to employ a Business Development Advisor. This unit is responsible for: (i) strategic international and national business development; (ii) acquisition of large-scale projects; (iii) quality management of large-scale projects; and (iv) strategic human resource management. The Business Development Advisor will particularly focus on acquisition and management of large-scale projects. He/she should have relevant experience in an international work environment. Excellent coordination, management, communication and writing skills are expected. The candidate should be experienced in quality assurance of internal processes and standards, since UNIQUE has the reputation of delivering high quality products in a timely manner. Further he/she should be proficient in German and English, fluency in French and/or Spanish would be an asset.

The position is supposed to be filled as soon as possible.

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Assignment-related vacancies (long- and short-term)

We are always interested in working with qualified and experienced freelance consultants and experts. Below you can find project-specific job postings. Moreover, if you have more than 10 years of professional experience and international work experience, we are happy to include your CV in our expert database to be taken into consideration for future tenders. If interested, please send your CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

There are no assignment-related vacancies at the moment.