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UN WOMEN - United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women

Welcome to the career site of UN Women at Impactpool!

What is UN Women?

UN Women is the UN organization dedicated to gender equality and the empowerment of women. A global champion for women and girls, UN Women was established in 2010 to accelerate progress on meeting their needs worldwide.

What UN Women offers?

  • A leading global gender agency

Innovative programmes and in-depth expertise make UN Women a one-stop global center for advancing gender equality.

  • A brilliant and diverse community of gender equality advocates

80% of UN Women posts are located in the field across 98 countries. Join more than 2000 people, representing over 150 different nationalities, working on challenging, global and highly rewarding initiatives.

  • Real and meaningful work to empower women and girls around the world

UN Women works with governments and civil societies to design and implement laws, policies, programmes and services to enable women and girls to claim their rights and expand their opportunities.  

What type of profiles are UN Women hiring?

Management:

  • Regional Centre Directors
  • Country Representatives
  • Deputy Country Representatives
  • Operations Managers  
  • Cluster Leaders
  • Resource Mobilization

Specialist in priority areas:

  • Violence Against Women
  • Peace and Security
  • Leadership and Participation
  • Economic Empowerment
  • National Planning and Budgeting
  • Intergovernmental/Interagency  processes and coordination

Operations:

  • Communication
  • Finance/Budget
  • Procurement
  • Human Resources
  • ICT
  • Facilities & Administration

What UN Women look for?

  • Does making a difference motivate you?
  • Are you selfless and driven to be a part of a bigger purpose in the service of humanity?
  • Do you possess hope and strength of character to guide your zeal to make a difference in a complex world?
  • Are you the type of person who will travel and work anywhere
  • Do you thrive in an environment that is truly international and multicultural, which respects as well as promotes diversity and functions at its best through the efforts of teams of different people?
  • UN Women want people with integrity. People who are fair, impartial, honest and truthful. UN Women want dynamic and adaptable persons who are not afraid to think creatively, to be proactive, flexible and responsive.

From now on, you will find all UN Women’s job advertisements at Impactpool, update your Impactpool profile to stay alerted when featured UN Women jobs are posted. Find information how to apply in the job advertisements. When sending your application, please indicate you find the opportunity at Impactpool.org.

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Current jobs

International Consultant for Training Media on Gender-Sensitive Reporting
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-30
home-based with possible travel to tbilisi and/or abkhazia
Senior Technical Advisor on Gender Responsive Budgeting - (Open for National and International Consultant)
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-20
home-based
International Editor/Proofreader (English) - Multiple posts
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-19
Kyiv (Ukraine)
Supporting Coordination to Pre-Issuance Process of Gender Bond Framework - National Consultant
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-27
Cairo (Egypt)
Re-advertised: EVAW Programme Specialist
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-21
Lilongwe (Malawi)
Circular Economy Expert - International Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-26
home-based
Consultant – Digital Communications (Content Production and Publishing) (Open to Indian Nationals Only)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-22
New Delhi (India)
Assessment of the Perceptions and Attitudes of Policy/Decision-Makers towards the Rights of the Furthest Left Behind Groups of Women and Girls’ Victims and Survivors of violence
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-22
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
Finance Associate
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2021-04-25
Amman (Jordan)
Gender Bond Portfolio Support - National Consultant
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-27
Cairo (Egypt)
Assistant Project Officer (SC contract) (Re advertisement)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-26
Rabat (Morocco)
Research Assistant to conduct Brazil Country Office Portfolio Evaluation
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-22
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
Programme Management Specialist
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-22
port sudan-red sea state
Operations Associate
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-22
port sudan-red sea state
Internship
Internship
Closes soon: 2021-04-16
Lilongwe (Malawi)
Regional Capacity-Building Workshops on Gender-Responsive Peacebuilding
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-23
Offsite
Coordinator for the virtual community of practice on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment (GEWE)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-13
home-based
Consultoria SSA Nacional - elaboración mediación pedagógica Guía de actuación para la investigación y el litigio de los casos de femicidio y desarrollo de módulo virtual de formación
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-15
Guatemala City (Guatemala)
Consultoria SSA - Evaluadora externa para la revisión temática de la Intervención de la Cartera de Proyectos del Fondo para la Construcción de la Paz con perspectiva de género
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-15
Guatemala City (Guatemala)
UN Women - Gender Equality Facility (GEF) Project Manager
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-23
Skopje (Macedonia)
Graphic design and animation consultant (Ending Violence against Women-EVAW) - Open for National and International Consultants
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-18
Cairo (Egypt)
Legal Advisor on Gender Equality and Non-discrimination
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-20
Kyiv (Ukraine)
program and procurement assistant
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-22
Amman (Jordan)
National Consultant – To Review, Amend and Develop Market Vendors Association’s Constitution for the M4C Programme, UNW Vanuatu
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-16
Port Vila (Vanuatu)
Ending Violence Against Women Programme Analyst - Open for National and International Consultants
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-18
Cairo (Egypt)
Data Analyst, Gender in Humanitarian Action National Consultant
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-21
Kabul (Afghanistan)
Evaluation consultant to conduct Brazil Country Office Portfolio Evaluation
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-22
home-based
National Consultant - IT Personnel Support (Thai National Only)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-13
Bangkok (Thailand)
Research Specialist- Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-14
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
UN Women: Policy Specialist, Inclusive Peace Processes
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2021-04-21
New York City (United States of America)
National consultant to review credit policy opportunities to support entrepreneurship among women from vulnerable groups
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-20
home-based
To contract the services for a Consultant on Retainer to support the mainstreaming of gender and human security in strategic planning and policy reform.
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-18
home-based
National Consultant to undertake Community Sensitization Work for the UN Joint Programme, “Realizing Gender Equality through Empowering Women and Adolescent Girls”
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-20
Ikungi (Tanzania)
National Consultant to Update the Gender Country Profile and prepare a GAP III country level implementation plan (CLIP), within a COVID environment
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-22
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
Expert/e national/e pour la réalisation d’une étude analytique de la situation socio-économique des femmes pêcheurs et l’identification de leurs besoins en matière d’accompagnement, de formation et d’équipement
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-16
Rabat (Morocco)
National Consultant to conduct a study to fill common data gaps on the intersectional nature of inequalities (intersectionality) and sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) in Central Asia (CA)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-15
home-based
Consultant – Support to UNCT-SWAP GE Scorecard implementation
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-19
home-based
National Consultant for Strategic Advisory Services for Supporting CSOs and Multi-Stakeholder Partnerships in Turkey
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-21
home-based with domestic travel
Driver
SB-1 (SC1/SC2), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-21
Amman (Jordan)
National Legal Consultant – To review the existing Honiara, Gizo and Auki Central Market Ordinances, UNW Solomon Islands
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-15
Honiara (Solomon Islands)
Country Representative, Nepal
P-5, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes: 2021-04-27
Kathmandu (Nepal)
Consultoria SSA Nacional - Asesoría para la inclusión de las mujeres y mujeres indígenas en las prioridades presupuestarias del Estado.
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-13
Guatemala City (Guatemala)
National Consultant on Gbv Policy and Institutional Capacity Development
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-21
tbilisi (with travel to regions)
Junior National Consultant on Women’s Economic Empowerment (Thai National Only)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-13
Bangkok (Thailand)
Program Analyst-EVAWG( Re- advertised)
NO-A, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes soon: 2021-04-19
Kabul (Afghanistan)
National Consultant to Conduct UN Women Country Portfolio Evaluation (CPE) in Afghanistan (Re-advertised)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-13
home-based
UN Women: Programme Manager - HeForShe
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2021-04-19
New York City (United States of America)
National Consultant-Provide technical support on a day to day basis to the gender directorate and the top management of the Central Statistics Agency of Ethiopia
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-13
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
National consultant to support Gender Budget Analysis
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-16
Dushanbe (Tajikistan)
International consultant to conduct Gender Budget Analysis
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-16
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
Project Analyst/Gender Mainstreaming Specialist to the Parliamentary Gender Equality Council, Good Governance for Gender Equality in Georgia (GG4GEG), United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women (UN Women)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-20
Tbilisi (Georgia)
International Consultant to conduct the SN Mid Term Reviews for the Jordan and Lebanon Country Offices
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-19
Amman (Jordan)
Programme Analyst
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-18
Kyiv (Ukraine)
Recrutement d’un.e consultant·e International.e pour la mise en œuvre d’un plan d’accompagnement pour l’intégration du genre dans la gestion et les programmes de l’Entraide Nationale (Re advertisement)
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-13
Rabat (Morocco)
Interns for Multi-Country Study on the Economic Costs of Violence against Women and Girls in CARICOM
Internship
Closes: 2021-04-30
Barbados (Barbados)
National Consultant on Gender mainstreaming of decentralization and regional development policy/Team Leader
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-20
Kyiv (Ukraine)
International Consultant / Evaluator for the final evaluation of the “Promoting Resilience, Self-Reliance And Social Cohesion Among Displaced Populations And Host Communities With Focus On Women And Girls In South Sudan and Mali”
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-19
home based with travel to south sudan
Local Consultant / Evaluator for the final evaluation of the “Promoting Resilience, Self-Reliance And Social Cohesion Among Displaced Populations And Host Communities With Focus On Women And Girls In South Sudan and Mali”
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-19
Juba (South Sudan)
National Consultant on Communication and Advocacy on Gender-responsive Decentralization Reform and Gender Response to COVID-19
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-15
Kyiv (Ukraine)
UN Women: Programme Specialist (Portfolio Management)
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2021-04-22
New York City (United States of America)
Operations Assistant
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-14
Freetown (Sierra Leone)
National Consultant: To Conduct Assessment for Establishment of Multi-purpose Women Centers (MPWCs)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-14
Kabul (Afghanistan)
Project Manager for UN Joint Programme “EU for Gender Equality in Albania
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-14
Tirana (Albania)
Programme Assistant (Thai national only)
GS-5, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2021-04-18
Bangkok (Thailand)
Gender Programme Analyst, Cox’s Bazar Sub-Office, UN Women
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-14
Cox's Bazaar (Bangladesh)
Programme Analyst – Women’s Empowerment and Governance
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-14
Cox's Bazaar (Bangladesh)
Programme Associate, Cox's Bazar ( 2 Positions)
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-14
Cox's Bazaar (Bangladesh)
National Consultant to Undertake a Scoping Study of GBV Prevention Initiatives in Nepal
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-14
Kathmandu (Nepal)
Technical Consultant – Protection in Disaster Management
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-16
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
2218 Communication Consultant
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-14
Belgrade (Serbia)
Consultant-e Renforcement des Capacités de 60 Membres des Coopératives Agricoles
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-15
Niamey (Niger)
National Consultant to Support Development of the Gender Equality Chapter under the Governmental Human Rights Action Plan
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-16
home-based
National Consultant to Support Update of Country Gender Equality Profile of Georgia
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-16
home-based
International Consultant on Men’s Engagement in Promoting Gender Equality and Ending Violence against Women and Girls
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-13
homebased (possible travel to tbilisi and/or abkhazia)
Expert (e) national (e) pour la conduite de l’Evaluation finale de la Note Stratégique 2018-2021 du Niger
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-18
Niamey (Niger)
Expert (e) International (e) pour la conduite de l’Evaluation finale de la Note Stratégique 2018-2021 du Niger
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-04-18
Niamey (Niger)
Monitoring and Reporting Specialist
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes soon: 2021-04-15
mogadishu/jubaland
Advocacy, Outreach and Resource Mobilization Intern
Internship
Closes: 2021-08-31
Tokyo (Japan)
Consultant – Gender in Humanitarian Action and Disaster Risk Reduction
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-04-23
Dakar (Senegal)