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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 Data Analysis and Monitoring
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-14
Home-based
Consultant to develop Spotlight Initiative Branding and IEC Visibility Materials
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-16
Lilongwe (Malawi)
Consultant to undertake a Comprehensive Mapping and Analysis of National Laws in Malawi as a Step Towards the Elimination of Discriminatory Laws
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-16
Lilongwe (Malawi)
Consultant to develop Policy Briefs on ending Violence Against Women and Girls/SGBV, Harmful Practices and promoting Sexual Reproductive Health Rights
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-16
Lilongwe (Malawi)
HeForShe PMO Intern
Internship
Closes soon: 2021-05-12
New York City (United States of America)
National Consultant/Local Expert on Strengthening Domestic Violence Perpetrator Behavior Correction Programmes
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-24
Home-based
International Consultant on Governance, Peace and Security
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-20
Home-based
Consultant - Support the production of gender statistics, analysis and research in Asia and the Pacific
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-19
Bangkok (Thailand)
Finance Analyst – ERP Implementation
NO-B, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes soon: 2021-05-14
Nairobi (Kenya)
Statistics Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-14
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
Consultoría para el diseño y puesta en funcionamiento de un dispositivo de seguimiento sistemático de la implementación y monitoreo del Plan Nacional de Acción contra las violencias por motivos de género (2020-2022)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-21
Buenos Aires (Argentina)
National Consultant: Project Coordinator
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-16
Nairobi (Kenya)
Gender and Peacebuilding Thematic Review for Somalia
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-15
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
ONUMUJERES/ECU/PS/21-017 - Especialista de monitoreo del Proyecto Spotlight Ecuador
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-23
Quito (Ecuador)
Programme Analyst - Women Peace and Security
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-19
Pretoria (South Africa)
Programme Analyst - HIV
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-19
Pretoria (South Africa)
Programme Analyst - AWOME
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-19
Pretoria (South Africa)
Programme Associate, Flagship Programme on Affirmative Procurement
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-13
Pretoria (South Africa)
ONUMUJERES/ECU/PS/21-016 - Asistente Técnica Cooperación Internacional y Sector Privado
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-20
Quito (Ecuador)
ONUMUJERES/ECU/PS/21-015 - Adaptación en contexto nacional de un marcador de género en base al Marcador de Género y Edad de IASC y el Marcador de Igualdad de Género del UNCT, y generación de un proceso formativo e implementación dirigido a organizaciones
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-19
Quito (Ecuador)
UN Women: Programme Manager - Second Chance Education
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2021-05-20
Geneva (United States of America)
UN Women: Programme Analyst, Research and Data
P-2, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2021-05-19
New York City (United States of America)
Communication Officer
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-21
Palestine (United States of America)
Operations Assistant
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-20
Tirana (Albania)
National Evaluation Consultant – Country Portfolio Evaluation + Audit of UN Women Pakistan
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-11
Home-based
Gender Focused Research and data collection Consultant (Retainer)
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-17
home-based with travel to palestine if needed
Development of Facility Condition Assessments to Mehwer Center and the Elderly Center in Jericho.
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-14
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
National Gender Advisor base at Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes: 2021-05-20
khartoum- office base: ministry of finance and economic planning
Re-Advertised - Gender and Agriculture Policy Expert - Lebanese Nationality ONLY
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-12
Beirut (Lebanon)
Gender Officer based @ Ministry of Health- Sudanese Nationals ONLY
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes: 2021-05-20
khartoum- ministry of health
Consultant for Conflict Resolution, Mediation and Peacebuilding for Bangsamoro Women Commission
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-11
Philippines (Philippines)
Consultant - Coordinator – Transformative Financing for Gender Equality (Open to Indian Nationals Only)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-15
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
Consultant.e international.e pour l’élaboration et l’évaluation de cadres législatifs et politiques nationales/locales intégrant les violences familiales faites aux femmes et aux filles (VFFF)
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-16
Port-au-Prince (Haiti)
Développement et déploiement d’une stratégie de plaidoyer sur les réformes législatives et politiques en matière de violence familiale faite aux femmes et aux filles (VFFF)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-16
Port-au-Prince (Haiti)
ONUMUJERES/ECU/PS/21-014 - CONTRATACIÓN DE UN SERVICIO DE APOYO ADMINISTRATIVO EN LOS PROCESOS DE SELECCIÓN DE CONSULTORIAS
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-16
Quito (Ecuador)
Programme Specialist - Women, Peace, Security and Humanitarian Action
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2021-05-10
Bangui (Central African Republic)
UN Women: Planning and Coordination Specialist
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2021-05-17
Panama (United States of America)
Civil Engineer, SAFE AND PROSPEROUS DISTRICTS (SPD) PROGRAMME
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-14
Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea)
Video producer/editor Consultant (multiple positions)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-12
Home-based
Project Officer - Rapariga Biz Programme (WEE)
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-11
Nampula (Mozambique)
International Consultant: Develop a project document on the elimination of violence against women and girls (EVAWG) for South Sudan Country Office
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-18
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
Elaboración de un estudio sobre el impacto socioeconómico de la pandemia de la COVID19 en personas con discapacidad en Argentina
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-12
Buenos Aires (Argentina)
ONUMUJERES/ECU/PS/21-012 - ADAPTACIÓN DEL PROTOCOLO LATINOAMERICANO DE INVESTIGACIÓN DE MUERTES VIOLENTAS DE MUJERES POR RAZONES DE GÉNERO CONFORME LA NORMATIVA Y LA INSITUCIONALIDAD NACIONAL
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-16
Quito (Ecuador)
ONUMUJERES/ECU/PS/21-013 - Asistencia técnica para el desarrollo de la hoja de ruta nacional para un abordaje interinstitucional de la violencia contra las mujeres en la política
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-16
Quito (Ecuador)
UN Women: Policy Specialist - Gender and Peacebuilding
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2021-05-14
New York City (United States of America)
Project Assistant (Egyptians Nationals and Residents Only).
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-15
Cairo (Egypt)
UN Women: Programme Specialist, Women, Peace and Security and Humanitarian Action
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2021-05-13
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
Deputy Country Representative, Bangladesh
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2021-05-23
Dhaka (Bangladesh)
Consultant – Policy Review on social security and social protection for domestic workers in Thailand
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-10
Home-based
Consultant – Photographer (multiple positions)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-10
Home-based
EVAW TRUST FUND COORDINATOR
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes: 2021-05-16
Kabul (Afghanistan)
Planning and Coordination Specialist
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes soon: 2021-05-13
Nairobi (Kenya)
Programme Analyst (Egyptians Nationals and Residents Only).
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-15
Cairo (Egypt)
International Consultant on Women’s Economic Empowerment
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-18
Juba (South Sudan)
National Consultant to conduct analysis on the GBV essential policing services in Dhaka, Bangladesh
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-13
Dhaka (Bangladesh)
National consultant for development of guidelines for the private sector on gender responsive crises response
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-16
Home-based
Admin and Research Consultant – Part Time - National Consultant
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-09
Home-based
Project / Finance Assistant
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-12
Pristina (Kosovo)
Project Coordinator
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-12
Pristina (Kosovo)
National Consultant to undertake Community Sensitization Work for the UN Joint Programme, “Realizing Gender Equality through Empowering Women and Adolescent Girls”
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-11
Ikungi (Tanzania)
Administrative Assistant
SB-2 (SC3/SC4), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2021-05-12
Kampala (Uganda)
Review of Female Military Officers Course
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-12
Offsite
Programme Officer – UN Women Spotlight Initiative (EVAW) ( Re- advertised)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-10
Kabul (Afghanistan)
National Consultant to develop Strategic Plan for work with media on prevention of VAWG
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-17
home-based and sarajevo
National consultant for Normative and Coordination Support
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-11
Bosnia and Herzegovina (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Programme Analyst (Thai national only)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-16
Bangkok (Thailand)
Senior Evaluation Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-11
Home-based
National Consultant - Planning and Coordination Consultant
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-09
Nairobi (Kenya)
Finance Associate (Chinese National Only)
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2021-05-18
Beijing (China)
Elaboración de un relevamiento nacional de la oferta de servicios de cuidados para personas mayores y personas con discapacidad en Argentina
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-10
Buenos Aires (Argentina)
Procurement Associate
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2021-05-10
Amman (Jordan)
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: 2021-05-09
Tunisia (Tunisia)
National Consultant-Programme Support in Bangladesh
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-13
Dhaka (Bangladesh)
Monitoring and Reporting Analyst
NO-A, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes soon: 2021-05-08
Gulu (Uganda)
International Consultant to Lead and Coordinate the Finalization of Nepal’s Country Gender Equality Profile (CGEP)
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-10
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
International Consultant Support to UN Women innovation initiative in HIV and EVAW areas
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-10
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
Communications Analyst ( Re- advertised)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-10
Kabul (Afghanistan)
International Consultant on Piloting of protocol and mechanisms for ending Sexual Harassment
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-09
Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan)
ONUMUJERES/BOL/CP/21-022 Asesor/a para la “comisión especial mixta de investigación sobre la retardación en la atención y resolución de casos de feminicidios”
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-12
La Paz (Bolivia)
ONUMUJERES/BOL/CP/24-023 - “Consultor/a nacional para la aplicación de los Indicadores de Desempeño sobre Igualdad de Género de Naciones Unidas (UNCT-SWAP Gender Equality Scorecard)”
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-12
la paz- remota
Assistant to a Coordinator for the virtual community of practice on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment (GEWE)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-11
Home-based
Consultoria SSA - Asistencia Técnica para facilitar el proceso de UNCT SWAP Gender Scorecard
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-09
Guatemala City (Guatemala)
Internal Audit Intern
Internship
Closes soon: 2021-05-10
New York City (United States of America)
Programme Coordinator (SC contract SB4)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-13
Rabat (Morocco)
National Junior Economist Consultant (2 positions)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-14
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
National Consultant/Trainer on DV for General Education Institutions
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-14
Home-based
National Consultant on Gender Mainstreaming in the Education System
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-17
home-based (tbilisi)
Designer Consultant (multiple positions)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-13
Home-based
BOL/CP/21-020 - “Consultoría para la elaboración del Perfil País de Igualdad de Género en Bolivia.”
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-12
la paz- remota
Consultant ROAJELF
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-12
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
Junior National Consultant to develop Compenduim of UN Women results on work with media on prevention of VAWG
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-10
home based and sarajevo
Country Representative, Bangladesh
P-5, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes soon: 2021-05-10
Dhaka (Bangladesh)
2228 Consultant to conduct GRB needs assessment
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-08
Belgrade (Serbia)
International Expert to prepare a set of UN and EU gender mainstreaming guidance materials in government reform and EU accession priority sectors - UN Joint Programme “EU for Gender Equality in Albania”
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-09
Tirana (Albania)
Consultoría para el diseño e implementación de una estrategia de salud mental para mujeres frente al contexto por la pandemia del virus COVID-19
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-11
Mexico (United States of America)
Consultoria SSA Nacional - Asistencia técnica para fortalecer las capacidades políticas de las jóvenes del Parlamento Guatemalteco para la Niñez y Adolescencia en el debate y la promoción de los derechos de las niñas, las mujeres y las mujeres indígenas
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-09
Guatemala City (Guatemala)
Consultant(e) National(e) Principal(e) chargé(e) de l’élaboration du Profil Pays Genre et Egalité (PPGE) pour le Sénégal
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-16
Dakar (Senegal)
Project Coordinator - Gender Statistics (national of Solomon Islands only)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-19
Honiara (Solomon Islands)
Project Coordinator - Gender Statistics (Samoan national only)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-05-19
Apia (Samoa)
International Consultant for Training Media on Gender-Sensitive Reporting
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-05-10
home-based with possible travel to tbilisi and/or abkhazia