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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

Asistente Administrativa(o) de Programas, con énfasis en el proyecto “Hacer que cada mujer y niña cuente”.
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-07-29
Bogotá (Colombia)
Profesional en objetivos de desarrollo sostenible, planeación, monitoreo y evaluación.
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-07-29
Bogotá (Colombia)
Monitoring and Communication Consultant in Bangladesh
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-22
department of women affairs
Monitoring and Communication Consultant in Bangladesh
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-22
department of women affairs
Consultant to produce a research paper on human trafficking and violent extremism in the Philippines
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-19
Manila (Philippines)
Technical Advisor to the National Peace and Reconciliation Commission
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-07-23
Harare (Zimbabwe)
Technical Advisor to the National Peace and Reconciliation Commission
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-07-23
Harare (Zimbabwe)
Private Sector Liaison Consultant
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-07-26
Lagos (Nigeria)
Private Sector Liaison Consultant
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-07-26
Lagos (Nigeria)
Two national consultants to support Ministry of Health and Social Protection for sharing information and knowledge on enterprise start-ups
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-07-26
Tirana (Albania)
To contract the services of a Communications Consultant on the Prevention of Sexual Harassment in Jamaica
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-19
Kingston (Canada)
“Women Count” Mid Term Review – International Consultants (2 positions)
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-21
New York City (United States of America)
Consultoría Nacional - Auxiliar de Archivos
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-17
Ciudad de Guatemala
Consultoría nacional para la elaboración de plan de acción para el mejoramiento en la prestación de servicios de justicia por parte del Organismo Judicial a los pueblos indígenas, particularmente mujeres indígenas.
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-17
Ciudad de Guatemala
Programme Design - Home-based Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-20
Egypt (United States of America)
Partnership Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-21
Brussels (Belgium)
UNWomen Policy Advisor
P-5, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes: 2019-07-30
Istanbul (Turkey)
Consultant to train on the UNCT-SWAP Scorecard for assessment of UN Country-Level Gender Mainstreaming Practices and Performance
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-21
Nairobi (Kenya)
Gender Specialist – Victim Centered Approach
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-07-24
Geneva (Switzerland)
International Consultant to support stakeholders’ engagement for Beijing+25 review
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-19
Home-based
Programme Associate
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-07-26
Beijing (China)
Programme Officer, Climate Smart Agriculture
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-07-24
Pretoria (South Africa)
Programme Associate
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-07-24
Pretoria (South Africa)
Monitoring, Evaluation and Reporting Officer
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-07-24
Pretoria (South Africa)
Field Coordination- Ending Violence against Women (EVAW) in Bangladesh
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-07-24
cumilla
International Consultant to Conduct the Development of the Methodology for the Assessment of Hazardous Occupations for Pregnant Women and Nursing Mothers in Georgia in Line with International Guidance
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-07-25
partially home based
Knowledge Management and Monitoring Analyst in Bangladesh
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-07-24
Dhaka (Bangladesh)
National Consultant
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-07-26
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
International Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-19
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
National Consultant
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-19
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
INTERN - ICT Support
Internship
Closes: 2019-07-26
Yaounde (Cameroon)
Programme Management Specialist
NO-C, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-07-26
Buenos Aires (Argentina)
Finance Associate
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2019-07-26
Buenos Aires (Argentina)
National Consultant
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-22
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
UN Women: Interns for UN Women Nepal Country Office
Internship
Closes soon: 2019-07-19
Kathmandu (Nepal)
UN Women: Resource Mobilization and Reporting Specialist
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-08-01
New York City (United States of America)
UN Women: Resource Mobilization Analyst
P-2, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2019-08-01
New York City (United States of America)
International Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-18
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
Deputy Country Representative, Kenya
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-07-26
Nairobi (Kenya)
Administrative Assistant
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-07-27
San José (Costa Rica)
UN Women: Monitoring and Evaluation Officer (open for Nepali nationals only)
NO-A, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2019-07-24
Kathmandu (Nepal)
Procurement Associate
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2019-07-25
New York City (United States of America)
UN Women: Policy Specialist, Ending Violence Against Women (EVAW)
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-07-30
Panama (United States of America)
Asistencia Técnica para la elaboración Protocolo de Actuación de la Unidad de Género Institucional de la Fiscalía General de la República
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-18
San Salvador (El Salvador)
Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-07-25
New York City (United States of America)
Programme Analyst
NO-A, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2019-07-25
Amman (Jordan)
Deputy Country Representative
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-07-25
Kampala (Uganda)
UN Women: Policy Advisor, Ending Violence against Women and Girls (Safe Public Spaces)
P-5, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes: 2019-07-24
New York City (United States of America)
Programme Specialist -Women Economic Empowerment
NO-C, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-07-24
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
Programme Analyst-National Planning & Budgeting
NO-B, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2019-07-24
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
Administrative Clerk
GS-4, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2019-07-24
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
Finance Analyst
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-19
Pristina (Kosovo)
Programme Analyst (Gender, Forced Migration and Trafficking)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-07-23
Abuja (Nigeria)
UN Women: Consultant, Ethics and Integrity Benchmarking Advisory Review, Independent Evaluation and Audit Services (IEAS)
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-19
new york or work remotely
Consultant to develop methodological guidelines on the collection and use of Citizen-Generated Data for reporting of SDGs 5 and gender-specific indicators in other SDGs
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-18
home- based
Programme Coordinator - For Lebanese National ONLY
NO-B, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2019-07-23
Beirut (Lebanon)
Reporting and Communication Intern
Internship
Closes soon: 2019-07-21
Rabat (Morocco)
Project Interlocutor Consultant, Women Make the Change (Open to PNG Nationals Only)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-22
port moresby with some travel to provinces
International Consultant to develop Gender Marker for Gender Responsive Resilient Infrastructure of Local Government Engineering Department (LGED) in Bangladesh
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-16
home based and dhaka
Procurement Analyst - For Egyptian Nationals ONLY
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-22
Cairo (Egypt)
Procurement Associate
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-17
Dar es Salaam (Tanzania)
Programme Officer
NO-A, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes soon: 2019-07-21
pasto - nariño
Driver to the Head of Office
GS-3, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2019-07-18
Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
Programme Assistant for UN Women Cox's Bazar Sub Office
SB-2 (SC3/SC4), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2019-07-20
Cox's Bazaar (Bangladesh)
Programme Specialist, Migration and Women’s Economic Empowerment (Thai national only)
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-07-21
Bangkok (Thailand)
Communications Officer
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-22
Chisinau (Moldova)
Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Associate
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-19
Abuja (Nigeria)
UN Women: Programme Analyst - Governance and Women’s Peace, Security and Political Participation
P-2, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Junior level
Closes soon: 2019-07-19
Bangui (Central African Republic)
Programme Coordinator, Men & women for Gender Equality (Open To Tunisian Nationals Only)
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-07-18
Tunis (Tunisia)
Operations Associate - Beijing +2 Project
GS-7, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2019-07-18
New York City (United States of America)
Programme Associate – Beijing +2 Project
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2019-07-18
New York City (United States of America)
Communications Analyst
NO-A, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes soon: 2019-07-21
Bogotá (Colombia)
Especialista Técnico/a de Planificación, Monitoreo y Evaluación
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-07-25
méxico
Programme Analyst-Leadership & Governance
NO-B, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes soon: 2019-07-18
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
Communications Specialist
NO-C, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-07-18
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
Communications for Development Analyst
NO-B, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes soon: 2019-07-18
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
Human Resources Associate
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2019-07-17
Bogotá (Colombia)
Procurement Associate
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2019-07-17
Bogotá (Colombia)
International Consultant for estimating the women's engagement in informal economy in Kazakhstan, its causes and consequences and identifying economic advantages for their formal employment (concrete recommendations and justification)
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-17
Home-based
Coordinateur(trice) Programme Leadership des femmes, leur Autonomisation et Accès aux services de Protection
NO-C, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-07-16
Gao (Mali)
JPO - Executive Board Analyst
P-2, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2019-07-25
New York City (United States of America)
Programme Analyst, Gender Statistics
NO-B, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes soon: 2019-07-16
Amman (Jordan)
Programme Associate
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-07-21
Panama (United States of America)
UN Women: Regional Director - West and Central Africa
D-1, Director - Internationally recruited position - Senior Executive level
Closes: 2019-07-31
Dakar (Senegal)
UN Women: Special Assistant for the Deputy Executive Director for Normative Support, UN System Coordination and Programme Results
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-07-17
New York City (United States of America)
onsultant, Ethics and Integrity Benchmarking Advisory ReviewIndependent Evaluation and Audit Services (IEAS)
Level not specified
Closes soon: 2019-07-20
New York City (United States of America)
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: 2019-07-21
Kyiv (Ukraine)
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: 2019-07-24
New Delhi (India)
Country Representative, Pakistan
P-5, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes soon: 2019-07-21
Islamabad (Pakistan)
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)