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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

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)
Strategic Partenership Division Intern
Internship
Closes: 2018-12-31
New York City (United States of America)
Bilingual Web Intern
Internship
Closes: 2019-01-31
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)
Civil Society Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-12-31
New York City (United States of America)
National Private Sector Specialist
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes: 2019-03-16
Buenos Aires (Argentina)
UN Women Costa Rica - National Private Sector Specialist
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes: 2019-04-16
San José (Costa Rica)
Executive Assistant
International Volunteer - Internationally recruited Volunteer
Closes: 2019-09-10
Maputo (Mozambique)
Administration Assistant - Assistant(e) Exécutif(ve)
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-12-23
Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire)
National Consultant- Ethiopia Network of Women Shelters Coordinator
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-12-20
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
Project Coordinator for Women Economic Empowerment through Climate Smart Agriculture
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-12-28
Lilongwe (Malawi)
HeForShe Communications Intern (Multiple positions available)
Internship
Closes: 2019-01-07
New York City (United States of America)
Coordinadora Técnica de proyecto para las áreas de Violencia contra las mujeres y Acceso a la justicia
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-12-31
San Salvador (El Salvador)
Técnica de Coherencia Proyecto Spotlight
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-12-31
San Salvador (El Salvador)
HeForShe Special Projects Intern
Internship
Closes: 2019-01-04
New York City (United States of America)
Human Resources Intern – Graphic Design and Internal Outreach
Internship
Closes soon: 2018-12-19
New York City (United States of America)
Programme Associate (Open to Indian Nationals Only)
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-12-23
New Delhi (India)
Human Resources Assistant
SB-2 (SC3/SC4), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2018-12-17
Cairo (Egypt)
ICT Assistant
SB-2 (SC3/SC4), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2018-12-17
Cairo (Egypt)
Procurement Assistant
SB-2 (SC3/SC4), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2018-12-17
Cairo (Egypt)
UN Women: Programme Management Specialist, Access to Justice
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2018-12-28
Bangkok (Thailand)
UN Women: Gender Specialist, SGBV Investigator
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2018-12-19
Geneva (Switzerland)
Asset and Lease Management Intern
Internship
Closes: 2018-12-21
New York City (United States of America)
National Consultant: Programme Administrative Support in Bangladesh
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-12-17
Dhaka (Bangladesh)
Driver
SB-1 (SC1/SC2), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-12-28
Lilongwe (Malawi)
UNV - Asistente Técnico/a Territorial Nariño
International Volunteer - Internationally recruited Volunteer
Closes soon: 2018-12-15
Pasto (Colombia)
Program Associate on Women, Peace and Security
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-12-23
Kabul (Afghanistan)
Procurement Assistant
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-12-23
Kabul (Afghanistan)
Programme Associate on Communications, Monitoring and Reporting
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-12-22
Kabul (Afghanistan)
Programme Associate-Economic Empowerment
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-12-22
Kabul (Afghanistan)
Women Peace and Security Consultant-SSA International
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-12-22
Kabul (Afghanistan)
Knowledge Management Intern - (Open to Kyrgyzstan Nationals Only)
Internship
Closes soon: 2018-12-19
Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan)
Monitoring and Reporting Analyst
NO-B, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes soon: 2018-12-16
Nairobi (Kenya)
Operations Analyst
NO-B, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2018-12-21
Cairo (Egypt)
Assistant (e) en Sécurité
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-12-20
Port-au-Prince (Haiti)
Program Specialist (EVAW)
NO-C, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2018-12-20
Kabul (Afghanistan)
Programme Management Specialist (Open to PNG Nationals ONLY)
NO-C, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2018-12-21
Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea)
National Consultant
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-12-14
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
Finance Associate
GS-7, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2018-12-25
Khartoum (Sudan)
UN Women: Country Programme Manager
P-5, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes: 2018-12-26
Sanaa (Yemen)
UN Women: Programme Specialist, UAE Liaison Office for the GCC
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2018-12-19
Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
UN Women: Partnership Development and Communications Specialist
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2018-12-19
Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
Graphic Designs - Retainer Contract
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-12-31
Kabul (Afghanistan)
Programme Assistant
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-12-18
Bangkok (Thailand)
Project Officer- Peace Building Fund (Open to Sri Lankan Nationals)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-12-19
Colombo (Sri Lanka)
Senior Driver and Logistics Assistant
GS-3, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2018-12-17
Mogadishu (Somalia)
Coordination and Resource Mobilization Officer (Open to PNG Nationals ONLY)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-12-17
Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea)
Monitoring and Reporting Officer (Open to PNG Nationals ONLY)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-12-17
Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea)
Information Management Assistant (Open to PNG Nationals ONLY)
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-12-17
Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea)
Programme Intern
Internship
Closes soon: 2018-12-18
Ankara (Turkey)
Programme Analyst on Gender-Responsive Reforms, “Enhancing accountability for gender equality and women’s empowerment in national reforms, peace and security” project
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-12-18
Kyiv (Ukraine)
UN Women: Special Assistant
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2018-12-17
Cairo (Egypt)
Programme Associate
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-12-18
Tirana (Albania)
COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER - Maputo, MOZAMBIQUE
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-12-14
Maputo (Mozambique)
Re-advertisement: Programme Associate- Gender Responsive Governance ( Only Bangladeshi Nationals are eligible to apply and candidates who applied before for this position, no need to apply it again)
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-12-16
Dhaka (Bangladesh)
ONUMUJERES/ECU/PS/18-020 Asistente de monitoreo y sistematización Proyecto CERF “Mejorar el acceso a mecanismos de protección y salvamento para responder y prevenir la VBG, en particular el tráfico y la explotación sexual de mujeres migrantes venezolanas
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-01-02
Tulcán (Ecuador)
Administrative Assistant
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-12-14
Phnom Penh (Cambodia)
(RE-ADVERTISEMENT) Communications and Monitoring & Evaluation Officer (Open to Fijian Nationals ONLY)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-12-16
Suva (Fiji )
Communications Assistant (Open to PNG Nationals ONLY)
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-12-18
Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea)
Outreach Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-12-14
New York City (United States of America)
UNPAID INTERNSHIP - UN Coordination
Internship
Closes soon: 2018-12-20
Dakar (Senegal)