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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

Gender and Disaster Risk Reduction Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-10-09
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
National Consultant to provide technical support to the drafting of a Gender Policy and Costed Action Plan for the Ministry of Labor (MOL
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-10-10
Monrovia (Liberia)
Diseño e implementación de procesos capacitación a mujeres líderes de partidos políticos
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-10-11
de forma remota
Two National Consultants for Developing Guidelines on Prevention of and Response to Gender-Based Violence in Ukraine
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-10-10
Kyiv (Ukraine)
China Gender Fund CEDAW Training National Consultant - Home-based
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-06
Beijing (China)
Operations Intern
Internship
Closes: 2020-10-15
Barbados (Barbados)
National Consultant to provide technical support to the drafting of a Gender Policy for the Ministry of Agriculture
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-10-10
Monrovia (Liberia)
National Consultant to provide technical support to the drafting of a Gender Policy for the Ministry of Commerce and Industry
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-10-10
Monrovia (Liberia)
National Consultant to provide technical support to the drafting of a Gender Policy for the Ministry of Internal Affairs
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-10-10
Monrovia (Liberia)
Spotlight Programming support Intern within the Technical Unit
Internship
Closes: 2020-10-14
New York City (United States of America)
UN Women: Policy Specialist – Human Rights
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2020-10-06
New York City (United States of America)
Senior Gender Adviser, Strategic Defense and Security Review Board and the Ministry of Defense (Only for South Sudanese Nationals)
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes: 2020-10-15
Juba (South Sudan)
Chargé/e de Projet
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-10-13
Mopti (Mali)
UN Women: UN System Coordination Advisor
P-5, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes: 2020-10-20
New York City (United States of America)
UN Women: Intergovernmental Coordination Specialist
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2020-10-13
New York City (United States of America)
Women, Peace and Security (WPS) and Countering/Preventing Violent Extremism (C/PVE) Advisor for Tunisia
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-10-13
Tunisia (Tunisia)
Expert (e) National (e) pour la conduite de l’Evaluation à Mi-Parcours (EMP) du Projet d’Appui aux Femmes dans l’Agriculture et le Développement Durable (PAF/AGRIFED)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-10-13
Dakar (Senegal)
Operations Manager-UNWOMEN COLOMBIA
NO-C, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2020-10-12
Bogotá (Colombia)
Retainer: International Media Relations Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-06
home-based
DEADLINE EXTENDED- Call for National Training Participants-Transformational Leadership Training for Civil Society Women Leaders in Ethiopia
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy

Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
DEADLINE EXTENDED- Transformational Leadership Training for Emerging Young Women Leaders in Ethiopia
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy

Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
Programme Finance Assistant
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-10-13
Amman (Jordan)
Local consultant to draft- guidelines on safety planning for domestic violence survivors during emergency situations, and strengthen capacities of shelter staff to implement them
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-01
Pristina (Kosovo)
Operations Manager
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2020-10-11
Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea)
Monitoring and Reporting Analyst
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-10-09
Dili (Timor-Leste)
National Consultant to Support the Gender Review and Analysis of the Development of Fourth Medium Term Strategy Plan (2021– 2025) for the Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar (RGoZ
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-06
home-based - zanzibar
Local Consultant to support Ministry of Finance to conduct gender analyses of the impact of COVID-19 on women and men and provide respective policy and budgetary recommendations
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-01
Pristina (Kosovo)
International Consultant - Mapping of Justice Services for Women and Children Survivors of Violence with Disabilities
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-05
Dili (Timor-Leste)
National Consultant – to Develop Intervention with Faith – Based Groups for Healthy Relationships And Prevention Of Violence Against Women And Girls In Timor-Leste
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-10-08
Dili (Timor-Leste)
Consultant (e) National (e) pour lacartographie en ligne des acteurs et interventions en matière de femmes, paix et sécurité dans les régions administratives du Mali et au niveau National
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-04
Bamako (Mali)
Communications and Social Media Intern (Turkish national only)
Internship
Closes: 2020-10-15
Istanbul (Turkey)
Consultoría Creador/a de Contenidos
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-01
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
ASESORÍA SENIOR DE COMUNICACIÓN
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-10-08
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
Evaluation Analyst Consultant
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-02
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
English/ Russian Translator
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-05
home-based
2144 - National Consultant for piloting Gender Equality Test
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-05
Belgrade (Serbia)
Policy Specialist, Ending Violence Against Women (EVAW)
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2020-10-08
Nairobi (Kenya)
Policy Specialist- Women Economic Empowerment
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2020-10-08
Nairobi (Kenya)
UN Women: Research and Data Specialist
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2020-10-07
Mexico (Mexico)
EnGenDer Intern
Internship
Closes soon: 2020-10-07
Barbados (Barbados)
Project Officer (CSO network) - Spotlight Regional Programme (Pillar 6) - Re-advertised
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-05
Almaty (Kazakhstan)
Programme Coordinator, COVID-19 and Humanitarian Action
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2020-10-04
Bangkok (Thailand)
Monitoring and Reporting International Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-10-13
home-based
National Consultant
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-06
Juba (South Sudan)
Gender and Mediation - International Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-07
Cairo (Egypt)
Lead Consultant – Training on Women, Peace and Security in the context of COVID-19 - International Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-07
Cairo (Egypt)
MID-TERM EVALUATION OF UN WOMEN PROJECT- ‘“Promoting Women and Girls´ Effective Participation in Peace, Security and Recovery in Mozambique” - (LOCAL CONSULTANT)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-10-12
Maputo (Mozambique)
Strategic Partnerships Intern
Internship
Closes soon: 2020-10-04
Bangkok (Thailand)
National Consultancy for the Development of a Sexual and Gender Based Violence Training Manual for the Nigerian Police Force
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-01
Abuja (Nigeria)
National Consultancy for the Development of a Standard Training Manual for Gender Focal Points of Security Sector Institutions
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-01
Abuja (Nigeria)
National Consultancy for the Review of the Nigeria Police Force Gender Policy
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-01
Abuja (Nigeria)
National Consultant - Development of the Country Gender Equality Brief
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-10-11
home-based
MID-TERM EVALUATION OF UN WOMEN PROJECT- ‘“Promoting Women and Girls´ Effective Participation in Peace, Security and Recovery in Mozambique”
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-10-12
Maputo (Mozambique)
Consultant (e ) pour l'analyse de conflit sensible au genre et aux droits de l'homme
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-01
Kinshasa (Congo Democratic)
National Consultant on implementation of national gender policy at regional and local levels
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-05
kyiv and home-based
Programme Analyst, Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (Kachin State)
NO-B, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2020-10-13
Myitkyina (Myanmar)
National Consultant for the Development of Media and Communications on “SPOTLIGHT ON GENERATION EQUALITY” Under Safe and Fair Programme, Thailand
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-06
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
International Consultant – Partnerships Development (Private Sector New Business and Innovative Finance)
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-04
home-based
International Consultant – Design and layout for advocacy, training, programme and communication materials
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-02
home-based
Executive Associate-UNWOMEN Colombia
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2020-10-05
Bogotá (Colombia)
Programme Analyst, Women's Economic Empowerment – Climate-Resilient Livelihoods
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-10-21
Hanoi (Vietnam)
Recruitment onsultant
Level not specified
Closes soon: 2020-10-02
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
Gender Officer for the Ministry of Justice - Sudanese Nationals ONLY
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-01
khartoum- office base at ministry of justice
Re-advertisement: Programme Coordinator (Deputy Programme Manager), Gender Responsive Governance
NO-C, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2020-10-09
Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar)
Associé(e) aux achats
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-02
Niamey (Niger)
Chargé(e)de Programme
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-02
Bamako (Mali)
Especialista Técnico/a del Programa “Mujeres Constructoras de Paz
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-06
Mexico (Mexico)
International Expert on Oxford Scenario Planning Approach for GES development support (Team Leader)
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-04
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
International Expert on Oxford Scenario Planning Approach for GES development support (Team Member)
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-04
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
Planning and Coordination Specialist
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2020-10-02
Dakar (Senegal)
National Consultant – Programme Administrative Support
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-01
Dili (Timor-Leste)
Chief, Intergovernmental Support Section
D-1, Director - Internationally recruited position - Senior Executive level
Closes soon: 2020-10-06
New York City (United States of America)
UN Women: Chief, Economic Empowerment Section
D-1, Director - Internationally recruited position - Senior Executive level
Closes soon: 2020-10-06
New York City (United States of America)
Knowledge Management and Research Officer: Strengthened Gender Action in Cahul and Ungheni districts (Open to Moldova Nationals Only)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-04
Chisinau (Moldova)
93857 - UNWOMEN Programme Management Specialist - NO D - (For Indonesian Nationality Only)
NO-D, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2020-10-02
Jakarta (Indonesia)
National Consultant to develop a Training Manual for Traditional Authorities on Gender Responsive Justice and Customary Law in Somalia
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-01
mogadishu with expected travel to the regions (focus on south west state)
Programme Coordinator, Ending Violence Against Women (EVAW) -For Egyptian Nationals ONLY - Cairo, EGYPT
NO-C, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2020-10-15
Cairo (Egypt)
Communication Officer
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-10-05
Dushanbe (Tajikistan)
UN Women: Chief, Multi-Stakeholder Private Partnership
D-1, Director - Internationally recruited position - Senior Executive level
Closes: 2020-10-27
Istanbul (Turkey)