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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

Expert/e national/e pour l’accompagnement de l’Instance Equité Egalité des Chances et de l’Approche Genre de la région de Casablanca-Settat
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-04-30
Rabat (Morocco)
UN Women: Administrative Associate (Open for Nepali nationals only)
GS-7, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2019-05-07
Kathmandu (Nepal)
International consultant to support the UNCT SWAP Gender Equality Scorecard in Bangladesh
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-04-22
home based and dhaka
Field Assistant
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-05-02
Maan (Philippines)
Finance Assistant-SB3-Readvertizment
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-05-02
Bujumbura (Burundi)
To contract the services of a National Consultant to Strengthen Contingency Planning for Seed Distribution for 4 women farmers groups
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-05-03
Dominica
To contract services for a consultant to support the implementation of gender-based violence and HIV related programming in Jamaica
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-04-30
Home-based
Call for Experts: Gender and Climate Smart Agriculture
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-05-19
Nairobi (Kenya)
Call for Experts: Gender and Climate Smart Agriculture
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-05-19
Nairobi (Kenya)
International Evaluation Consultant (team leader) to conduct a gender-responsive mid-term evaluation of the project: “Enhancing accountability for gender equality and women’s empowerment in national development and peacebuilding in Ukraine”
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-04-30
Kyiv (Ukraine)
National Evaluation Consultant (team member) to conduct a gender-responsive mid-term evaluation of the project: “Enhancing accountability for gender equality and women’s empowerment in national development and peacebuilding in Ukraine”
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-04-30
Kyiv (Ukraine)
Programme Analyst on Human Rights-Based Approach (re-advertisement)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-05-12
Kyiv (Ukraine)
Re-Advertisement: Program Specialist - Rule of Law
NO-C, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-04-28
Mogadishu (Somalia)
UN Women: Partnerships Specialist - Brussels Liaison Office
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-04-25
Brussels (Belgium)
UN Women: Programme Specialist
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-05-07
Panama (United States of America)
Programme Specialist, Women Peace and Security-Re-advertised
NO-C, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-04-30
Kabul (Afghanistan)
Program Associate on Governance and Participation-Re-advertised
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-04-30
Kabul (Afghanistan)
Programme Associate on Communications, Partnership, Monitoring and Reporting-re-advertised
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-04-30
Kabul (Afghanistan)
Finance Associate
GS-7, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2019-05-01
New York City (United States of America)
ommunications, Advocacy 26 Knowledge Management Analyst– Women’s Peace and Humanitarian Fund
P-2, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2019-05-01
New York City (United States of America)
Procurement Associate for Bangladesh Country Office
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2019-04-30
Dhaka (Bangladesh)
National Consultant: Rapid Baseline Assessment Survey Before Start of Each SASA Phase in Six Districts in Uganda
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-05-03
Kampala (Uganda)
Project Assistant for United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women (UN Women) project Strengthening Women’s Meaningful Participation in Peacebuilding and Gender Mainstreaming in Security Sector in Georgia
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-05-01
Tbilisi (Georgia)
International Communications Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-04-27
Istanbul (Turkey)
ONUMUJERES/ECU/PS/19-006 - Consultor/a para el levantamiento del estudio CAP (Conocimiento, Actitudes y Prácticas) con relación a las brechas de género y la seguridad alimentaria en contextos de cambio climático, en el marco del proyecto “Construcción de
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-04-30
Ibarra (Spain)
International Intergovernmental Coordination Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-04-27
Istanbul (Turkey)
Profesional Especializado/a en Reincorporación desde una Perspectiva de Género y Cuidado
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-04-24
Bogotá (Colombia)
Finance & Administrative Assistant
GS-5, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2019-05-03
Bangkok (Thailand)
ONUMUJERES/ECU/PS/19-005 COORDINADOR NACIONAL ECUADOR PROYECTO PBF “Fortalecimiento de capacidades institucionales para la protección de niñas, niños, adolescentes y jóvenes de la zona transfronteriza Colombia-Ecuador, afectadas por violencia y conflicto
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-04-28
Tulcán (Ecuador)
Gender Specialist - Sexual and Gender-Based rime Investigator
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-04-21
Geneva (Switzerland)
ONUMUJERES/ECU/PS/19-004 - Consultor/a para incorporación del enfoque de género en el estudio de vulnerabilidades del proyecto binacional “Construcción de capacidad de adaptación con acciones de seguridad alimentaria en comunidades Afro y Awá (frontera)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-04-28
Quito (Ecuador)
Short Term Consultancy to develop a Comprehensive Report on the Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-04-19
Monrovia (Liberia)
International Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-04-19
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
Finance Intern
Internship
Closes soon: 2019-04-22
Istanbul (Turkey)
Desarrollar una aplicación que sistematice las buenas prácticas y lecciones aprendidas dentro del programa “Ciudades Seguras” en América latina.
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-04-26
Panamá (Panama)
Desarrollar una aplicación que sistematice las buenas prácticas y lecciones aprendidas dentro del programa “Ciudades Seguras” en América latina.
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-04-26
Panamá (Panama)
VACANTE SSA: Proceso de formación para aumentar el liderazgo y la participación política de Mujeres Rurales en los municipios San Miguel Tucurú, Santa Catalina La Tinta, Panzós y Cobán del departamento de Alta Verapaz
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-04-23
Ciudad de Guatemala
Driver
SB-1 (SC1/SC2), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-04-25
Amman (Jordan)
National/Editor/Proofreader Georgian
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-04-24
Tbilisi (Georgia)
National consultant for graphic design services
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-04-22
Home - based
Programme Associate
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-04-28
Baghdad (Iraq)
Consultant - Ending Violence Against Women (EVAW) (Open to Indian Nationals Only)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-04-20
New Delhi (India)
Consultant - State Coordinator for Assam - Ending Violence Against Women (EVAW) (Open to Indian Nationals Only)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-04-20
Guwahati (India)
Recrutement d’un.e consultant·e international.e pour la conception de documents et outils pratiques portant sur l’accueil et la prise en charge des femmes victimes de violence par les services de police en Algérie
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-04-21
Algiers (Algeria)
National Consultant to the Apparatus of Government Commissioner on Gender Equality Policy to support implementation of the Strategy for Prevention and Response to Conflict-related Sexual Violence
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-04-23
Kyiv (Ukraine)
Human Resources Associate - (For Egyptian Nationals Only) - Re-advertisement
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2019-04-24
Cairo (Egypt)
consultant·e pour L’évaluation finale du projet « Renforcement de l’effectivité de l’égalité des droits entre les femmes et les hommes en Algérie »
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-04-19
Algiers (Algeria)
Programme Officer, Accountability and Gender Mainstreaming
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-04-26
Kampala (Uganda)
Coordinador/a de proyectos sobre la reparación transformadora a sobrevivientes de violencia sexual y otras formas de violencia contra las mujeres en situaciones de conflicto y postconflicto.
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-04-23
Ciudad de Guatemala
Country Programme Manager, Thailand/Malaysia, “WeEmpower Asia” - Re-advertisement (Thai national only)
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-04-23
Bangkok (Thailand)
Programme Analyst, based in Gaziantep
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-04-26
Gaziantep (Turkey)
UN Women: Country Representative
P-5, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes: 2019-04-26
Brasilia (Brazil)
UN Women: Migration & Humanitarian Specialist
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-04-26
Istanbul (Turkey)
To contract service for a Consultant to modify Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEPs) Training Manual and Toolkit and Conduct 2 Training of Trainers Workshops
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-04-20
Kingston (Canada)
UN Women: Manager - Elsie Initiative Fund for Uniformed Women in Peace Operations
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-05-02
New York City (United States of America)
International Consultant on Technical Support to the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade on Gender-Responsive Official Development Assistance
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-04-22
Kyiv (Ukraine)
National Consultant on Technical Support to the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade on Gender-Responsive Official Development Assistance
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-04-22
Kyiv (Ukraine)
Gender Equality Analyst - Humanitarian Community (Open for Yemeni Nationals Only)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-04-21
Sanaa (Yemen)
Asesor/a Violencia de Género
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-04-28
Tegucigalpa (Honduras)
CONSULTANT TO CONDUCT MARKET ANALYSIS AND LIVELIHOOD ASSESSMENT IN SELECTED PROGRAM TARGET LOCATIONS
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-04-30
CONSULTANT TO PRODUCE A VIDEO DOCUMENTARY ON UN WOMEN’S WORK IN SOUTH SUDAN
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-04-30
Juba (South Sudan)
Head of Sub Office - Rakhine
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-04-21
Sittwe (Myanmar)
Viet Nam Programme Manager, WeEmpower Asia
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes: 2019-04-27
Hanoi (Vietnam)
Programme Associate
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-04-27
Hanoi (Vietnam)
Programme Management Intern
Internship
Closes: 2019-04-30
Rabat (Morocco)
Elaboración de un marco teórico-metodológico internacional para el análisis geoespacial de la violencia feminicida (2ª vuelta)
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-10-10
Mexico (Mexico)
Programme Specialist
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes: 2019-09-10
Gulu (Uganda)
Consultant to Develop Standard Operating Procedures for Management of Gender Based Violence and Violence Against Children in the Uganda Police Force
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-09-10
Kampala (Uganda)
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)
Executive Assistant
International Volunteer - Internationally recruited Volunteer
Closes: 2019-09-10
Maputo (Mozambique)
Executive Assistant
International Volunteer - Internationally recruited Volunteer
Closes: 2019-09-10
Maputo (Mozambique)