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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

Consultant Evaluation of the ‘Emergency Assistance to Internally Displaced Women and Girls and Survivors of SGBV in Nigeria - (2016-2017)’
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-10-23
Abuja (Nigeria)
Stage en Programme Agriculture
Internship
Closes soon: 2018-10-22
Bamako (Mali)
Stage aux Ressources Humaines
Internship
Closes: 2018-10-23
Bamako (Mali)
Intern - Ending Violence against Women
Internship
Closes: 2018-10-26
Panama (Panama)
Consultoría de apoyo en comunicación para Chile, en el marco del Programa “Win-Win: La igualdad de género es un buen negocio”
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-10-29
Santiago (Chile)
National Consultant to Enhance Management of Cybercrimes against Women Cases
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-10-21
Ramallah (Palestinian Territory)
National Consultant
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-10-23
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
International Gender Justice and VAW Trainer
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-10-21
Ramallah (Palestinian Territory)
Organizational Development and VAW National Consultant
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-10-21
(ramallah
Violence against Women Capacity Development National Consultant
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-10-21
home based (ramallah with travel to other locations in the west bank)
Consultant - To Develop a Comprehensive and Integrated Women’s Economic Empowerment Strategy and a Comprehensive Programme Document (Open to Indian Nationals Only)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-10-21
home based (with travel assignments)
Asistencia administrativa y técnica
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-10-17
Panamá (Panama)
Gender Specialist, Legislative
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes: 2018-10-26
Dodoma (Tanzania)
Assistant(e) de projet
SB-2 (SC3/SC4), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Administrative support
Closes: 2018-10-26
Rabat (Morocco)
Re-advertised:Driver to the Head of Office
GS-3, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2018-10-21
Istanbul (Turkey)
Media Relations Intern
Internship
Closes soon: 2018-10-22
New York City (United States of America)
Consultant National pour l’Analyse du Positionnement des Femmes sur les Filières Porteuses Retenues et l’Elaboration d’un Programme d’Autonomisation Economique MPFEF-ONU Femmes
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-10-29
bamako avec des déplacements dans les régions concernées du mali
Programme Assistant
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-10-18
Maputo (Mozambique)
Programme Officer
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes soon: 2018-10-18
Quelimane (Mozambique)
International Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-10-19
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
BASELINE SURVEY: ACCESS TO AGRICULTURAL FINANCE BY WOMEN IN KENYA
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-10-17
Nairobi (Kenya)
Elaborar un proceso de mejora y revisión de los indicadores de género (SIEGPA) para procurar mejoras en la información y base de datos sobre las mujeres en la República de Panamá
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-10-22
Panama (Panama)
Consultant(e) en Evaluation Senior
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-10-29
home based
Programme Assistant (Re-advertisement)
GS-5, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2018-10-21
Bangkok (Thailand)
Communications and Social Media Intern
Internship
Closes: 2018-10-26
Istanbul (Turkey)
National Consultant, Assessing the Private Sector engagement in preventing and responding to violence against Women and Girls
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-10-18
Maputo (Mozambique)
STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS, RESOURCE MOBILIZATION AND COMMUNICATION CONSULTANT
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-10-24
Kampala (Uganda)
National Consultant, Gender and Statistics
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-10-24
Kampala (Uganda)
Programme Analyst, EVAW, Migration and Trafficking
NO-B, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2018-10-25
Yangon (Myanmar)
Consultoría de asistencia técnica y programática para el desarrollo de productos del Centro Global de Excelencia en Estadísticas de Género (CEEG). México- ONU Mujeres
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-10-25
Mexico (Mexico)
Asistencia tecnica para el analisis de la corresponsabilidad social y de genero en el mundo del trabajo
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-10-18
Montevideo (Uruguay)
National Consultant in the methodology of Violence against Women Studies
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-10-22
Tbilisi (Georgia)
Programme Associate (Open to Sri Lankan Nationals Only)
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-10-20
Colombo (Sri Lanka)
National Consultant to support the writing of two Guidelines for the integration GRB in the central and local MTBPs based on updated legal and institutional framework and drafting of one Manual on Gender Responsive Budgeting in Albania
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-10-23
Tirana (Albania)
Re-advertisment-National Consultant on End of Violence Against Women
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-10-23
Tirana (Albania)
International Consultant to Provide Extensive Support to Romani Women to Get Involved in Electoral Processes
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-10-23
home based with travel to chisinau
Consultant to Undertake Mapping of Gender Related Discrimination amongst Women with Disabilities
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-10-22
Nairobi (Kenya)
Consultation nationale en diagnostic des capacités organisationnelles et en identification des besoins préalables à la mise en place d’un programme formation
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-10-22
Port-au-Prince (Haiti)
UN Women: Representative, UN Women Multi-Country Office for Bhutan, India, Maldives and Sri Lanka
D-1, Director - Internationally recruited position - Senior Executive level
Closes: 2018-10-29
New Delhi (India)
UN Women: Gender Statistics Specialist
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2018-10-29
Dhaka (Bangladesh)
Programme Coordinator, “Enhancing accountability for gender equality and women’s empowerment in national reforms, peace and security” project
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes soon: 2018-10-21
Kyiv (Ukraine)
Programme Management Intern
Internship
Closes: 2019-04-30
Rabat (Morocco)
Head of Sub Office Moroto
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-10-17
Moroto (Uganda)
Executive Assistant
SB-2 (SC3/SC4), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Administrative support
Closes: 2018-10-23
Pretoria (South Africa)
UN Women: Programme Coordinator on Women’s Economic Empowerment (Open to Moldova Nationals or legally authorized to work in Moldova)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-10-19
Chisinau (Moldova)
Administrative Associate
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2018-10-20
Erbil (Iraq)
UN Women: Policy Advisor, Women’s Economic Empowerment
P-5, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes: 2018-10-24
Dakar (Senegal)
Consultoría para el desarrollo de una propuesta de diseño conceptual, metodológico y técnico de un repositorio digital para inventariar recursos, metodologías, innovaciones y buenas prácticas en estadísticas con perspectiva de género
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-10-19
Mexico (Mexico)
CREACIÓN BANCO DE DATOS DE PERSONAS CONSULTORAS 2018 - 2021
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-10-28
Guatemala
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)
UN Women: Regional Programme and Policy Specialist, Women's Economic Empowerment
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2018-10-17
Cairo (Egypt)
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)
Programme Associate-Cox’s Bazar Sub-Office in Bangladesh
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-11-01
Cox's Bazaar (Bangladesh)
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)
Intern - Monitoring and evaluation
Internship
Closes: 2018-10-31
Yaounde (Cameroon)
Programme Officer- Ending Violence Against Women and Girls (Uganda Nationals Only)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2018-10-22
Kampala (Uganda)
Civil Society Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2018-12-31
New York City (United States of America)
UNPAID INTERNSHIP - UN Coordination
Internship
Closes: 2018-12-20
Dakar (Senegal)
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)