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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

Administrative Associate
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2020-04-18
New York City (United States of America)
Asistencia técnica para implementación del Programa Ganar-Ganar en Argentina (Retainer)
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-08-31
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
ONUMUJERES/ECU/PS/20-016 - ASISTENCIA TECNICA TERRITORIAL AYUDA HUMANITARIA TULCAN
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-04-19
Tulcan (Ecuador)
UN Women: Knowledge Management and Research Analyst – Second Chance Education
P-2, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Junior level
Closes soon: 2020-04-09
Geneva (Switzerland)
Re-advertisement - Administrative and Programme Assistant For Tunisian Nationals ONLY
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-04-10
Tunisia (Tunisia)
Monitoring, Reporting and Coordination Specialist S-7 (Open to Kyrgyzstan Nationals Only)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-04-14
Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan)
Finance Analyst (Open to Indian Nationals Only)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-04-25
New Delhi (India)
Project Assistant
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-04-14
Sarajevo (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
UN Women: Programme Manager
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2020-04-05
Kingston (Canada)
Project Analyst for United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women (UN Women) project Women’s Economic Empowerment in the South Caucasus
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-04-14
Tbilisi (Georgia)
Communications and M&E Officer (Open to Solomon Island Nationals ONLY)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-04-20
Honiara (Solomon Islands)
Programme Associate
SB-2 (SC3/SC4), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Administrative support
Closes: 2020-04-14
St. Georges (United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland)
UN Women: Programme Manager - EVAW
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2020-04-05
Kingston (Canada)
National Programme Officer - Governance and Women’s Political Participation
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-04-12
Kabul (Afghanistan)
UN Women: Chief of Communications and Advocacy
D-1, Director - Internationally recruited position - Senior Executive level
Closes: 2020-04-27
New York City (United States of America)
Programme Assistant Spotlight Initiative (S5) (Open to Kyrgyzstan Nationals Only)
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-04-06
Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan)
Communications Associate, Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-04-11
Cox's Bazaar (Bangladesh)
Programme Associate
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-04-09
Kingston (Canada)
Communications Analyst
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-04-09
Kingston (Canada)
Administrative Assistant (Open to Kyrgyzstan Nationals Only)
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-04-10
Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan)
ONU Mujeres: Asistente Administrativo/a para las Áreas de Apoyo estratégico (Operaciones, Comunicaciones, Planeación, Monitoreo y Evaluación,)
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-04-16
Mexico (Mexico)
Country Programme Coordinator
NO-C, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2020-04-08
Georgetown (Guyana)
Driver to the Head of Office
GS-3, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2020-04-07
Khartoum (Sudan)
Finance Associate in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-04-05
Cox's Bazaar (Bangladesh)
Programme Analyst, Ending Violence Against women and Girls
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-04-13
Dakar (Senegal)
ICT Associate (Thai national only)
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2020-04-18
Bangkok (Thailand)
National Consultant to develop methodological guidelines on the collection and use of Citizen-Generated Data (CGD) for reporting of SDGs 5 and gender-specific indicators in other SDGs
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-04-10
Kampala (Uganda)