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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 on Governance, Peace and Security
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-15
1 february 2020 – 31 july 2020 home-based with travel in the asia and pacific region
International Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-19
homebased (copenhagen with office space in un city)
National Programme Officer, Spotlight Initiative (open to nationals of Samoa only).
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes: 2019-12-20
Apia (Samoa)
Programme Associate, Spotlight Initiative - (Open to Nationals of Samoa only)
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-20
Apia (Samoa)
Regional Spotlight Programme and Finance Associate (Open to Fiji Nationals only)
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-20
Suva (Fiji )
Spotlight Regional Programme on Femicide consultancy
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-01-02
panama regional office
National Consultant to Conduct a Final Review of “Strengthening Gender Responsiveness of Employment Sector Policies and Programmes: A Focus on Women with Disabilities in Sri Lanka” project
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-12-13
Colombo (Sri Lanka)
National Consultant – Finalizing the SOP for Prevention of Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) as part of Partner Notification Guidelines and Reporting the Pilot Implementation
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-12-12
Jakarta (Indonesia)
Programme Analyst, Ending Violence Against Women
Level not specified
Closes: 2019-12-29
Hanoi (Vietnam)
Regional Women´s Economic Empowerment Specialist - Re-advertisement
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-12-12
Cairo (Egypt)
National Consultant – We Empower Asia (Open to Indian Nationals Only)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-19
New Delhi (India)
National Consultant-Conduct a baseline study for the Climate Smart Agriculture and Agri-Business (CSAAB) program
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-12-12
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
Consultant - Programme Assistant - To Support GRG/GRB Programme in Madhya Pradesh (Open to Indian Nationals Only)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-12-09
Bhopal (India)
ICT Intern
Internship
Closes soon: 2019-12-11
Istanbul (Turkey)
International consultant to lead a scoping study on sexual violence against women and girls in public spaces and development of a safe city and safe public spaces programme in the city of Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-20
Bosnia and Herzegovina (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Operations Intern
Internship
Closes soon: 2019-12-11
Istanbul (Turkey)
National consultant to support the development of scoping study on sexual violence against women and girls in public spaces and development of a safe city and safe public spaces programme in the city of Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina (2 positions)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-20
Bosnia and Herzegovina (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Country Representative
P-5, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes soon: 2019-12-13
Islamabad (Pakistan)
Photographer and Videographer (Retainer Contract)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-20
Yangon (Myanmar)
ommunications Advisor – Generation Equality Forum
P-5, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes: 2019-12-18
New York City (United States of America)
Communications Intern
Internship
Closes soon: 2019-12-09
Bangkok (Thailand)
CONSULTORÍA INTERNACIONAL PARA ESTADÍSTICAS DE GÉNERO
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-16
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
National Consultants to Deliver Professional Translation, Editing and Interpretation Services – Multiple Posts
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-16
Kyiv (Ukraine)
Call for TOT on Skills in Adult Learning for a Transformative Leadership for Gender Equality Training Program
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-12-13
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
Administrative Assistant (Re-Advertisement) (Open to Indian Nationals Only)
GS-5, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2019-12-15
New Delhi (India)
Women, Peace and Security Project Assistant - Open To Egyptian Nationals Only
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-12-09
Cairo (Egypt)
Media and Communication Expert – WPS/HA and Madad
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-16
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
Ending Violence against Women Research and Programme Development Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-12-08
Bangkok (Thailand)
Chargé(e) de Projet « Affirmative Procurement »
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-12-12
Dakar (Senegal)
Video Producer Consultant
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-12-12
Dakar (Senegal)
UN Women Nepal Country Office-International Programme Support Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-12-12
home-based and nepal with possible travel to kathmandu
Consultant - Editor (Retainer)
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-12-09
Home-based
Administrative Intern
Internship
Closes soon: 2019-12-10
Khartoum (Sudan)
Consultora en Gestión del Conocimiento
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-15
San Salvador (El Salvador)
International Consultant - Project and Programme Management
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-15
home based and/or un women hq/new york
Country Representative
P-5, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes: 2019-12-16
Juba (South Sudan)
2012 Communications Officer
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-16
Belgrade (Serbia)
UN Women Programme Specialist (Open to Moldova Nationals Only)
NO-C, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-12-16
Chisinau (Moldova)
Lead Consultant to Deliver UN Women's Training on Gender and Economics
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-12-08
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
Re-Advertised - UN Women Programme Manager on Strengthening Gender Action in Cahul and Ungheni districts (For Moldova Nationals Only)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-12-12
Chisinau (Moldova)
2011 Project Officer (part-time employment - 50%)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-16
Belgrade (Serbia)
Programme Coordinator
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-15
Nangarhar Province (Afghanistan)
Programme Coordinator
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-15
Kandahar (Afghanistan)
Programme Coordinator
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-15
Herat (Afghanistan)
Programme Coordinator
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-15
bamyan
Programme Coordinator
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-15
Balkh (Afghanistan)
Programme Analyst
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-12-08
Manila (Philippines)
Programme Associate – Joint Programme (EU4GE)
GS-7, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2019-12-11
Istanbul (Turkey)
Program Analyst-EVAWG
NO-B, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes soon: 2019-12-11
Kabul (Afghanistan)
Contratar a un/a profesional de Apoyo de Gestión técnica y monitoreo en Temuco, Programa Second Chance Education
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-20
Chile
Contratar a un/a profesional de Apoyo de Gestión técnica y monitoreo en Antofagasta Programa Second Chance Education
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-20
Chile
Programme Manager, Joint Programme (EU4GE)
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-12-11
Istanbul (Turkey)
Consultant(e) International (e) certifié (e) en formations BRIDGE
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-20
Bangui (Central African Republic)
ONUMUJERES/ECU/PS/19-051 - Asesoría técnica a ONU Mujeres en Planificación y Presupuesto con Enfoque de Género
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-12-09
Quito (Ecuador)
Project Coordinator
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-31
Bridgetown (Barbados)
Programme Analyst
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-12-10
Ankara (Turkey)
UN Women: Chief, Multi-Stakeholder Private Partnership
D-1, Director - Internationally recruited position - Senior Executive level
Closes: 2020-01-05
New York City (United States of America)
UN Women: Communications and Knowledge Management Specialist
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-12-10
New York City (United States of America)
UNWOMEN Programme Associate
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2019-12-09
Nur-Sultan (Kazakhstan)
UN Women: Programme Analyst – Commission on the Status of Women, Civil Society
P-2, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Junior level
Closes soon: 2019-12-10
New York City (United States of America)
Especialista técnico/a del Programa de Ciudades y Espacios Públicos Seguros Para Mujeres y Niñas
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-12-08
méxico
Senior Specialist in Inter-agency, Public and Corporate Alliances for Gender Equality
NO-C, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-12-16
Guatemala (Guatemala)
Programme Specialist - National Planning and Budgeting
NO-C, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-12-10
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
Programme Management Specialist
NO-C, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-12-11
Baghdad (Iraq)
Deputy Representative, South Africa Multi Country Office
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-12-09
Pretoria (South Africa)
UN Women: Legal Specialist
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-12-13
New York City (United States of America)
UN Women ommunications and Knowledge Management Specialist
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-12-11
New York City (United States of America)
Administrative Assistant
GS-5, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2019-12-11
New York City (United States of America)
National Consultant on Women, Peace and Security to support the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister on EU and Euro-Atlantic Integration of Ukraine
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-12-10
Kyiv (Ukraine)
National Consultant to support HeForShe campaign
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-16
Kyiv (Ukraine)
National Project Coordinator, Gender Inequality of Risk / GIR Project (Open to Solomon Island Nationals ONLY)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-12-11
Honiara (Solomon Islands)
National Consultant HeForShe Campaign and Partnerships Coordinator
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-12-16
Kyiv (Ukraine)
International Consultant to conduct Assessment of Advocacy Efforts in Jordan on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-12-12
Amman (Jordan)
National Researchers (3) to Support Conducting an Assessment of Advocacy Efforts in Jordan on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-12-12
Amman (Jordan)
Programme Analyst, EVAW ( Turkish Nationals Only )
SB-2 (SC3/SC4), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2019-12-08
Ankara (Turkey)
Consultant – Policy review of the enabling environment for women’s economic empowerment in Asia (selected countries)
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-12-10
home-based with possible travel within the region as required by hiring unit
Human Resources Associate (Thai national only)
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2019-12-08
Bangkok (Thailand)
Programme Technical Specialist and Coordinator – Spotlight Initiative
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-12-08
Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea)
UNWOMEN Programme Associate (FTA-GS6)
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2019-12-12
Rabat (Morocco)
Coordinador/a Operativo/a del Foro Generación Igualdad de ONU Mujeres México
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-12-08
Mexico (Mexico)
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)