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UNWOMEN - 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

Procurement Associate
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2021-10-08
Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea)
Consultoría: Desarrollar un estudio para analizar la situación de acceso de las mujeres trabajadoras remuneradas del hogar a las prestaciones de los sistemas de seguridad social en Iberoamérica
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-09
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
Budgetary Review Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-08
Home-based
National Knowledge management Strategic Consultant
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-03
Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan)
National Knowledge Management Communication Consultant
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-03
Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan)
Program Associate - DG
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-09
Nairobi (Kenya)
Gender and Governance Analyst
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-09
Nairobi (Kenya)
Administrative Associate (Opened to Moldova Nationals Only)
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-06
Chisinau (Moldova)
Programme Associate, Re-advertisment (Thai national only)
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-10
Bangkok (Thailand)
Strengthen the Leadership Capacity of Female Police Officers, West Bank
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-10-01
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
Systems Analyst
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-10-01
Home-based
National Consultant to Develop Gender Equality Strategy and Action Plan for the Civil Service Bureau
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-10-01
Home-based
CONSULTANT NATIONAL POUR L’ELABORATION D’UN DOCUMENT DE RECHERCHE-ACTION ET PLAIDOYER SUR LES DROITS ET BESOINS DES FEMMES MIGRANTES (Republication)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-07
Niamey (Niger)
SSA Nacional - Consultoría para crear el perfil de competencias y las evaluaciones psicométricas con perspectiva de género para los puestos de trabajo en la Fiscalía contra el Delito de Femicidio del Ministerio Público.
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-30
ciudad de gautemala (remoto)
SSA Nacional - Asesoría y acompañamiento legal para el avance de los derechos políticos de las mujeres indígenas en Guatemala
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-30
Guatemala (Guatemala)
Consultoria SSA Nacional - Brindar asistencia técnica, metodológica y estratégica para el empoderamiento político de las Direcciones Municipales de la Mujer (DMM)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-30
ciudad gautemala
Programme Manager (WRD), Disaster Risk Reduction
P-5, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes: 2021-10-05
Geneva (Switzerland)
Action Coalitions Programme Management Intern
Internship
Closes soon: 2021-09-29
New York City (United States of America)
National Consultant- Providing technical, coordination and communication support for a scoping study and positioning on women’s economic empowerment in Bangladesh.
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-04
Dhaka (Bangladesh)
International Consultant for conducting scoping study and gender responsive review of existing laws, policies, and practices for women’s economic empowerment in Bangladesh.
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-04
Dhaka (Bangladesh)
UN Women: Finance Specialist - ERP Project
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2021-09-29
New York City (United States of America)
UN Women: Regional Evaluation Specialist
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2021-10-06
Nairobi (Kenya)
Graphic Designer
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-05
Tunis (Tunisia)
Finance Assistant
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-06
Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea)
International Consultant - Technical support for the Strategic Notes of the WCA Region West and Central Africa
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-28
Dakar (Senegal)
National Consultant on Gender Mainstreaming in Migration Governance
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-28
Philippines (Philippines)
Programme Assistant - Gender-Responsive COVID-19 Recovery in India (Open to Indian Nationals Only)
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-06
New Delhi (India)
Programme Officer- Gender-Responsive COVID-19 Recovery in India (Open to Indian Nationals Only)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-06
New Delhi (India)
Resource Mobilisation and Programme Management Specialist
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-10
Home-based
IT/Social Media Officer to support the Ministry of Gender, Child and Social Welfare (MGCSW) - ONLY FOR SOUTH SUDANESE NATIONALS
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-08
Juba (South Sudan)
Civil Society Youth and Faith Support Intern
Internship
Closes soon: 2021-09-30
New York City (United States of America)
Consultant to Document Women’s Experiences in Somalia’s 2021 Elections
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-28
Mogadishu (Somalia)
National Consultant – To review the 13 Market Vendors Association / MVA Constitutions for Fiji
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-28
Suva (Fiji )
National Consultant to develop Joint Programme on Gender Responsive Governance and support development of Joint Programming Framework
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-30
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
International Consultant to Support South-South Interactive Dialogue on Implementing Beijing +25 Commitments in the Context of COVID-19 and Towards Beijing +30
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-27
Home-based
Procurement Associate - Egyptian nationals only
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-04
Egypt (United States of America)
International Consultant to review the implementation of the “Cairo Declaration for Arab Women and the Strategic Plan for Women Empowerment in the Arab Region - 2030 Development Agenda
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-10-01
Home-based
International Consultant to conduct an assessment of unpaid care and domestic work-policy and practice.
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-04
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
Re- Advertisement : International Consultant to capture and document learning from Multi Partner Trust Fund (MPTF) joint programme ‘Enhancing the quality of preparedness in Nepal: making preparedness pay-off
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-27
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
National Consultant – Event & Coordination Support for UN Women’s Tonga Programme
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-05
Nuku‘alofa (Tonga)
Expert(e) juridique
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-05
Tunis (Tunisia)
Assistant(e) administratif (ve)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-05
Tunis (Tunisia)
National Consultant on Coordinating “EU 4 Gender Equality: Together against gender-stereotypes and gender-based violence” joint project in Armenia
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-30
home-based with onsight work required in baku or other regions in azerbaijan
National Consultant on Coordinating “EU 4 Gender Equality: Together against gender-stereotypes and gender-based violence” joint project in Azerbaijan
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-30
home-based with onsight work required in yerevan and tavush
SSA Nacional - Consultoría para la prestación de servicios de asistencia técnica en gestión del conocimiento, comunicación estratégica y visibilidad del Área de Mujeres, Paz, Seguridad, Justicia y Acción Humanitaria
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-27
Guatemala City (Guatemala)
National Consultant – Gender and Media Expert
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-30
Tirana (Albania)
National consultant to support Albanian State Audit Institution in Albania on conducting gender audits and application of GRB
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-10-01
Tirana (Albania)
Programme Assistant - Lebanese Nationality ONLY
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-27
Beirut (Lebanon)
Administrative Assistant: Strengthened Gender Action in Cahul and Ungheni districts (Open to Moldova Nationals Only)
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-04
Chisinau (Moldova)
National consultancy for the development of reports on gender performance of target security institutions in Nigeria
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-27
Abuja (Nigeria)
Program Finance Associate
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-04
Abuja (Nigeria)
Driver/Clerk - WEE Kimbe
SB-2 (SC3/SC4), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2021-09-30
Kimbe (Papua New Guinea)
chauffeur du chef de bureau
GS-3, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2021-09-28
Brazzaville (Congo Republic)
National Consultant: Gender Equality and Elections
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-30
Dili (Timor-Leste)
Graphic Design Consultant (Thai national only)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-28
home - based
National Consultant on Women, Peace and Security for the Ministry of Interior of Ukraine
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-26
Kyiv (Ukraine)
ONUMUJERES/ECU/PS 21-034 ConsultorÍa para servicios de análisis de género de normativa relevante en la agenda legislativa ecuatoriana - MODALIDAD RETAINER (ON A CALL BASIS)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-29
teletrabajo
UN Women: Administrative Associate
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2021-10-06
New York City (United States of America)
UN Women- International Consultant to conduct training needs assessment on gender mainstreaming in IPA
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-27
Skopje (Macedonia)
International Consultant – Gender Specialist to support the development National Resilience Programme II
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-29
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
Programme Specialist- eVAW
NO-C, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2021-10-04
Harare (Zimbabwe)
Programme Assistant (Thai national only)
GS-5, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2021-10-03
Bangkok (Thailand)
Driver - SSA (Only for South Sudanese Nationals)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2021-10-03
Juba (South Sudan)
Consultant(e) National(e) Principal(e) chargé(e) de l’élaboration du Profil Pays Genre et Egalité (PPGE) pour le Sénégal(Republished)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-27
Dakar (Senegal)
Senior Gender Adviser to the DDR Commission (only for South Sudanese Nationals)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-26
Juba (South Sudan)
Admin & Finance Associate (SSA)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-28
Juba (South Sudan)
International Consultant to contribute to the formation of Tajikistan Coalition of NGOs on HIV/AIDS (TCON), provision of support in building capacities of the members of TCON on strategic planning, fundraising and advocacy
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-09-27
Dushanbe (Tajikistan)
Coordinador/a técnico/a de la Iniciativa Spotlight en México
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2021-10-01
Mexico (United States of America)