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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

Consultoría para la elaboración de una guía (con hoja de ruta) para prevenir, monitorear, sancionar y erradicar la violencia hacia las mujeres en política.
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-06-05
remoto
Programme Analyst on Human Rights-Based Approach (re-advertisement)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-06-09
Kyiv (Ukraine)
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
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-06-06
Tbilisi (Georgia)
National 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
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-06-06
Tbilisi (Georgia)
Programme Analyst- For for Tunisian Nationals and Residents ONLY
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-06-08
Tunisia (Tunisia)
National Consultant to support the process of gender mainstreaming in security sector in Georgia
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-06-07
Tbilisi (Georgia)
Advisor - hange Management
P-5, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes: 2019-06-01
New York City (United States of America)
Procurement Associate
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-06-07
Pretoria (South Africa)
Evaluación Final de la Nota Estratégica de ONU Mujeres Guatemala, 2015-2019
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-05-30
Ciudad de Guatemala
SSA Nacional: Consultoría 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
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-05-30
Ciudad de Guatemala
International Consultant on Gender Responsive Security Sector Reform
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-06-06
home based with frequent travel to amman
International Consultant to prepare the Regional Thematic background paper on Preventing and Eliminating Violence Against Women and Girls – a priority thematic areas of the Beijing+25 review
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-05-30
Home-based
Consultant to develop a Male Engagement Strategy
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-06-05
Lilongwe (Malawi)
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: 2019-06-02
Kyiv (Ukraine)
Consultant to conduct a comprehensive review and action plan for Gender Statistics in Egypt
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-05-31
Cairo (Egypt)
Consultant on Gender Statistics
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-05-31
Cairo (Egypt)
Communications Intern Ankara Turkey
Internship
Closes: 2019-06-09
Ankara (Turkey)
UNV Especialista Asistente Técnico/a Territorial Cauca - Fortalecimiento de capacidades Proyecto
International Volunteer - Internationally recruited Volunteer
Closes soon: 2019-05-28
Popayán (Colombia)
Programme Specialist, Migration and Women’s Economic Empowerment (Thai national only)
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes: 2019-06-08
Bangkok (Thailand)
Operations Associate - For Lebanese National ONLY
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-28
Beirut (Lebanon)
Stage en Programme Ending violence against Women
Internship
Closes soon: 2019-05-27
Bamako (Mali)
Intern- Response, Recovery and Resilience
Internship
Closes: 2019-06-05
Amman (Jordan)
Procurement Intern
Internship
Closes soon: 2019-05-27
Dakar (Senegal)
Mapeo de legislación o propuestas de ley que aborden y/o tipifiquen la violencia hacia las mujeres en política (vinculación con leyes integrales de violencia) incluyendo una sección sobre los principales debates legislativos al respecto
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-06-05
remoto
Coordinación y apoyo logístico del proyecto regional “Erradicando la violencia hacia las mujeres en política en América Latina y el Caribe”.
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-06-05
remoto
Campaign Coordinator (Phase 2 #MyRedLine)-National consultant-SSA
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-28
Kabul (Afghanistan)
Country Programme Manager, Thailand/Malaysia, “WeEmpower Asia” - Re-advertisement (Thai national only)
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes: 2019-06-09
Bangkok (Thailand)
Consultant - Filing Clerk
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-28
Dar es Salaam (Tanzania)
Legal Consultant in Bangladesh
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-26
Dhaka (Bangladesh)
Programme Management Intern
Internship
Closes: 2019-06-03
Rabat (Morocco)
International Consultant to prepare Afghanistan Report on Beijing+25 Review- SSA
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-27
Kabul (Afghanistan)
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 soon: 2019-05-27
Kyiv (Ukraine)
Chauffeur
SB-1 (SC1/SC2), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-26
Saint Louis (United States of America)
Driver to the Head of Office, UN Women CO Kazakhstan
SB-1 (SC1/SC2), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-06-02
nur-sultan
Operations Analyst, UN Women CO Kazakhstan
NO-B, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2019-06-09
nur-sultan
Communication Associate
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-26
cape verde
Programme Management Specialist
NO-D, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-06-02
Kampala (Uganda)
Programme Analyst on Gender-Responsive Reforms, “Enhancing accountability for gender equality and women’s empowerment in national reforms, peace and security” project (Re-advertisement)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-05-30
Kyiv (Ukraine)
Analyste Technologie de l'Information et de la Communication TIC, Chargé du déploiement Plateforme Buy From Women
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-24
Saint Louis (United States of America)
Analyste de Programme PAF/AGRIFED - Autonomisation Economique des Femmes SB4 STEP 2
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-24
Dakar (Senegal)
UN Women: Regional Evaluation Specialist
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-06-06
Cairo (Egypt)
PS 19-010 Especialista en Género para el Proyecto “Fortalecimiento de capacidades institucionales para la protección de niñas, niños, adolescentes y jóvenes de la zona transfronteriza Colombia-Ecuador, afectadas por violencia y conflicto armado”
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-05-30
Tulcán (Ecuador)
Executive Assistant
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-05-31
Abuja (Nigeria)
Project Assistant
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-27
Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan)
PS 19-009 Asistente Técnico y financiero del Proyecto “Fortalecimiento de capacidades institucionales para la protección de niñas, niños, adolescentes y jóvenes de la zona transfronteriza Colombia-Ecuador, afectadas por violencia y conflicto armado”
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-27
Quito (Ecuador)
Programme Intern-Ending violence against Women-EVAW
Internship
Closes soon: 2019-05-28
Dhaka (Bangladesh)
Digital Fundraising Specialist Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-06-19
New York City (United States of America)
Expert/e national/e pour la conception et l’animation de formations en planification territoriale sensible au genre auprès des élu.e.s locaux des provinces de la Région de Marrakech-Safi
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-05-31
Rabat (Morocco)
Partnerships and Coordination Analyst
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-05-31
Kinshasa (Congo Democratic)
Local Coordinator to Support UN Women Activities in Adana
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-24
Adana (Turkey)
Local Coordinator to Support UN Women Activities in Adana
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-24
Adana (Turkey)
Humanitarian Specialist – Asia and Pacific region
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-06-03
Bangkok (Thailand)
Humanitarian Specialist – Asia and Pacific region
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-06-03
Bangkok (Thailand)
Driver for Cox's Bazar Sub Office
SB-1 (SC1/SC2), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-27
Cox's Bazaar (Bangladesh)
Driver for Cox's Bazar Sub Office
SB-1 (SC1/SC2), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-27
Cox's Bazaar (Bangladesh)
Programme Analyst, Ending Violence against Women (EVAW) in Bangladesh
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-27
Dhaka (Bangladesh)
Programme Analyst, Ending Violence against Women (EVAW) in Bangladesh
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-27
Dhaka (Bangladesh)
Local Coordinator to Support UN Women Activities in Izmir
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-24
İzmir (Turkey)
Senior International Consultant for formulation of a Multi-year Programme for Women post conflict Peacebuilding, Reconciliation, Recovery and Resilience
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-24
Bangui (Central African Republic)
UN Women:Executive Assistant (Open for Nepali nationals only)
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-23
Kathmandu (Nepal)
UN Women:Executive Assistant (Open for Nepali nationals only)
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-23
Kathmandu (Nepal)
Home-based Consultant, Second Chance Education and Vocational Skills (SCE) Programme for marginalized women in Australia
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-05-31
homebased
Home-based Consultant, Second Chance Education and Vocational Skills (SCE) Programme for marginalized women in Australia
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-05-31
homebased
Communications Intern (GiPHA & WPEL)
Internship
Closes soon: 2019-05-24
Suva (Fiji )
International Consultant - Quality Assessment of UN Women’s Narrative Donor Reports
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-26
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
International Consultant on Gender Responsive Budgeting
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-26
home based with travel to amman
National Consultant on Preventing Violent Extremism (PVE) and Women’s Issues
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-26
Amman (Jordan)
Communication and Monitoring & Evaluation Officer (Open to ONLY FIJI NATIONALS)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-23
Suva (Fiji )
UN Women: Country Representative, Republic of Moldova (also covering Belarus)
P-5, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes: 2019-05-31
Chisinau (Moldova)
Programme and Policy Analyst - EVAW
P-2, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Junior level
Closes soon: 2019-05-24
New York City (United States of America)
GRB Technical Advisor
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-05-23
Harare (Zimbabwe)
UN Women: HR Business Partner – Regional Office for West and Central Africa
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-05-28
Dakar (Senegal)
Programme Analyst
NO-A, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes soon: 2019-05-23
Cairo (Egypt)
Project Coordinator (Turkish Nationals Only)
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-05-23
ankara turkey
Project Coordinator (Turkish Nationals Only)
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-05-23
Ankara (Turkey)
JPO - Programme Analyst, Civil Society and Gender
P-2, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2019-06-02
New York City (United States of America)
Finance Associate (Thai national only)
GS-7, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2019-05-26
Bangkok (Thailand)
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)