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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 on Women’s Economic Empowerment in the European Union
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-17
Brussels (Belgium)
National Consultant to support the Public Broadcasting Company of Ukraine to integrate gender and the Women, Peace and Security agenda in their work
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-06-26
Kyiv (Ukraine)
Consultoría para el análisis jurídico antropológico de sentencias que garantizan los derechos culturalmente diferenciados de pueblos indígenas, particularmente mujeres indígenas en materia de justicia penal y familia
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-18
Ciudad de Guatemala
Voluntario Nacional Senior - Especialista de Transformación cultural para la Eliminación de la violencia contra las mujeres
International Volunteer - Internationally recruited Volunteer
Closes soon: 2019-06-20
Bogotá (Colombia)
Consultant - Preparation of the India CSO Report on Beijing Platform for Action +25 Review (Open to Indian Nationals Only)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-23
home based (with travel assignments)
Program Analyst - Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-20
Tunis (Tunisia)
National Consultant/Interpreter to evaluator for the final evaluation of the eu/un women project “unite to fight violence against women”
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-07-01
Georgia (Georgia)
International Consultant / Evaluator for the final evaluation of the eu/un women project “unite to fight violence against women”
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-07-01
Home-based with travel to Georgia
Programme Analyst, Women, Peace, and Security and Humanitarian Action
NO-B, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2019-06-30
Cairo (Egypt)
Programme Officer, Pacific Partnership (Open to Solomon Islands Nationals ONLY)
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes: 2019-06-26
Honiara (Solomon Islands)
Programme Officer, Pacific Partnership (Open to Kiribati Nationals ONLY)
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes: 2019-06-26
Tarawa (Kiribati)
National Photographer on gender equality and women’s empowerment to support the advocacy work of UN Women in Ukraine
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-06-24
Kyiv (Ukraine)
International Consultant - Preparation of the Regional Synthesis Report for Asia and the Pacific on Twenty-fifth anniversary of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action (BPfA+25) and one Advocacy Product
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-06-27
Home-based with Missions to Bangkok
Programme Support Intern – Two Vacancies
Internship
Closes soon: 2019-06-19
Cairo (Egypt)
Consultant - Women's Economic Empowerment with SEWA Bharat (Open to Indian Nationals Only)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-23
New Delhi (India)
HR Intern
Internship
Closes soon: 2019-06-19
Cairo (Egypt)
UN Women Programme Manager
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-06-28
Cairo (Egypt)
UN Women: Call for Global Programme Advisory Committee member
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-06-30
Home-based
UN Women: Call for Regional Programme Advisory Committee member (Africa)
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-06-30
Home-based
UN Women: Call for Regional Programme Advisory Committee member (Latin America)
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-06-30
Home-based
VACANTE SSA NACIONAL: Coordinador/a Local Programa MELYT
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-19
territorio trifinio y ciudad de guatemala
ExpertE nationalE pour la revue du règlement intérieur de la Chambre des Représentants du Maroc afin d’intégrer une commission permanente pour l’égalité
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-20
Rabat (Morocco)
International Consultant- Women Peace and Security in Bangladesh
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-22
Dhaka (Bangladesh)
Legal Consultant - Ending Violence Against Women Unit (Open to Indian Nationals Only)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-20
home based (with travel assignments)
PS 19-011 – Coordinador/a Nacional Ecuador del Proyecto Incorporación del enfoque de género en el programa PROAmazonía: Proyecto GEF
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-06-24
Quito (Ecuador)
UNWomen Programme Specialist
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-06-26
Cairo (Egypt)
International Consultant to conduct a study on women’s meaningful participation and contribution to peace and security processes in Georgia
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-21
Tbilisi (Georgia)
International Consultant for Gender Responsive Budgeting
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-20
home based (with travel assignments)
Programme Associate, Gender Statistics
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2019-06-26
Dar es Salaam (Tanzania)
Asistencia Técnica para la evaluación de “Ley Especial Integral para una Vida Libre de Violencia para las Mujeres”
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-06-24
San Salvador (El Salvador)
Representative, UN Women Multi-Country Office for Bhutan, India, Maldives and Sri Lanka (re-advertisement)
D-1, Director - Internationally recruited position - Senior Executive level
Closes: 2019-07-03
New Delhi (India)
Programme Management Specialist/National Programme Officer
NO-C, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-06-22
un women country office in bishkek
UNWomen Planning and Coordination Specialist
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-06-25
Istanbul (Turkey)
HR Assistant (Open to Indian Nationals Only)
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-06-25
New Delhi (India)
Gender Equality Specialist to the Ministry of Interior of Ukraine
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-18
Kyiv (Ukraine)
Gender Mainstreaming Specialist/Analyst
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-19
Kramatorsk (Ukraine)
International Consultant / Expert to Finalize a Handbook for Companies on Establishing Workplace Mentoring Programmes
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-17
Home-based
Consultancy for the development of research on the participation of women in the STEM sector in Latin America and the Caribbean and elaboration of a programmatic proposal
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-21
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
National Consultant to conduct a study on women’s meaningful participation and contribution to peace and security processes in Georgia
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-21
Tbilisi (Georgia)
Consultant – Women’s Economic Empowerment (Open to Indian Nationals Only)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-20
home-based (with travel assignments)
Human Resources Associate (Uganda Nationals Only)
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2019-06-18
Kampala (Uganda)
Advocacy and Communications Specialist
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-19
Kyiv (Ukraine)
International Consultant – To assist with Conceptualizing Ending Violence Against Women and Girls (EVAWG) Programme and support improving services for survivors of violence in Vanuatu.
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-19
Suva (Fiji )
Programme Specialist, Women's Access to Justice and Parliament
NO-C, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-06-23
Dar es Salaam (Tanzania)
Análisis y preparación del informe de género de la Encuesta de Indicadores Múltiples por Conglomerados (MICS) de Costa Rica 2018
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-22
remoto
Country Representative, Pakistan
P-5, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes: 2019-06-30
Islamabad (Pakistan)
Programme Manager, Women, Peace and Security
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-06-30
Kabul (Afghanistan)
Asistente técnico/a para la implementación de la estrategia de comunicaciones de la Consejería Presidencial para la Equidad de la Mujer.
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-21
Bogotá (Colombia)
Programme Operational Support Assistant
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-21
Sarajevo (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Consultoría de Asistencia Técnica del Programa Ciudades y Espacios Públicos Seguros para Mujeres y Niñas en la CDMX y zona centro (2 vacantes)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-20
méxico
Consultoría de Enlace/Punto Focal del Programa Ciudades y Espacios Públicos Seguros para Mujeres y Niñas en Guadalajara, Jalisco y área metropolitana
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-20
méxico
Consultoría de Enlace/Punto Focal del Programa Ciudades y Espacios Públicos Seguros para Mujeres y Niñas en Nuevo León y Coahuila
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-20
méxico
Asistente Administrativo/a de Programa
SB-2 (SC3/SC4), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2019-06-17
nariño-pasto
HR Recruitment onsultant
Level not specified
Closes soon: 2019-06-22
New York City (United States of America)
Consultoría para Asesoría Técnica y elaboración de productos técnicos en temas estratégicos para la institucionalización de las políticas de igualdad de género, presupuestos públicos sensibles al género, estadísticas de género, violencia contra mujeres
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-19
méxico
Asistencia técnica especializada para Equipo Multidisciplinario de los tribunales especializados para una Vida libre de Violencia y discriminación para las mujeres, y de los Juzgados de Paz, en derechos humanos y acceso a la justicia de las mujeres.
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-20
San Salvador (El Salvador)
Consultoría para brindar capacitaciones y acompañamiento a empresas en la prevención y atención de la violencia contra las mujeres, en el marco de la colaboración entre el Programa “Ganar-Ganar: La igualdad de género es un buen negocio” y el INAMU
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-19
San José (Costa Rica)
Campaign Leader - National and International Consultants
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-17
Cairo (Egypt)
Consultant – Industrial Economist/Researcher on Female Labour Force Participation (Open to Sri Lankan Nationals Only)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-20
home based (with travel assignments)
Consultant – Labour Economist/Researcher on Female Labour Force Participation (Open to Sri Lankan Nationals Only)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-06-20
home based (with travel assignments)
Finance Associate - G7/Republication
GS-7, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2019-06-21
Port-au-Prince (Haiti)
Programme Specialist, Women’s Economic Empowerment
NO-C, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-06-17
Cairo (Egypt)
Programme Specialist, Women’s Economic Empowerment
NO-C, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-06-17
Cairo (Egypt)
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: 2019-06-21
Kyiv (Ukraine)
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)