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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

Programme Technical Specialist and Coordinator – Spotlight Initiative
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-12-08
Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea)
Programme Specialist – Spotlight Initiative (Open to PNG Nationals Only)
NO-C, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-11-28
Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea)
Programme Analyst- UN Women Spotlight Initiative (Open to PNG Nationals Only)
NO-B, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2019-11-28
Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea)
Programme Associate- UN Women Spotlight Initiative (Open to PNG Nationals Only)
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2019-11-28
Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea)
3 CONSULTORÍAS ESPECIALIZADAS PARA EL ÁREA DE EMPODERAMIENTO ECONÓMICO EN LOS TEMAS DE CUIDADOS Y PROTECCIÓN SOCIAL PARA LA REGIÓN DE AMÉRICA LATINA Y EL CARIBE (MODALIDAD RETAINER)
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-11-27
remoto
Consultant - Monitoring and Evaluation (Open to Indian Nationals Only)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-11-20
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
Programme Specialist – WEE
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-11-21
Beirut (Lebanon)
UNWOMEN Programme Associate (FTA-GS6)
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2019-11-27
Rabat (Morocco)
CONSULTORIA SSA - Asistencia técnica para el fortalecimiento de organizaciones de mujeres que trabajan para la defensa de los derechos de las mujeres ante la vulnerabilidad a las ITS/VIH
Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-17
Guatemala City (Guatemala)
International Consultant / Evaluator for the final evaluation of the “Promoting Resilience, Self-Reliance And Social Cohesion Among Displaced Populations And Host Communities With Focus On Women And Girls In South Sudan and Mali”
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-11-22
Juba (South Sudan)
National Consultant / Evaluator for the final evaluation of the “Promoting Resilience, Self-Reliance And Social Cohesion Among Displaced Populations And Host Communities With Focus On Women And Girls In South Sudan and Mali”
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-11-22
Juba (South Sudan)
Technical Specialist – Political Participation, Women Make the Change
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-12-01
Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea)
Operations Analyst in Cox's Bazar
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-11-23
Cox's Bazaar (Bangladesh)
Finance Assistant
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-11-26
Kyiv (Ukraine)
National consultant:Translator
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-11-20
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
National Consultant on Coordination and Institutional Building to support the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister on EU and Euro-Atlantic Integration of Ukraine
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-11-20
Kyiv (Ukraine)
China Gender Fund (CGF) Stock-take Review International Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-17
Beijing (China)
Programme Consultant, VAPP
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-11-22
Abuja (Nigeria)
Consultant-e National-e pour la réalisation d’une ligne de base dans le cadre de la mise en œuvre du Projet FADEKA (Département du Sud)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-17
Port-au-Prince (Haiti)
Operations Support
Internship
Closes soon: 2019-11-17
Kyiv (Ukraine)
Communications Intern
Internship
Closes soon: 2019-11-17
Harare (Zimbabwe)
UN Women: Finance Specialist – VGSC EC Focal Point & Liaison Support
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-11-29
Brussels (Belgium)
International Consultant - Implementing Partner Process Mapping
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-17
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
Programme Consultant - Male Engagement
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-11-22
Abuja (Nigeria)
National consultant to develop Morocco’s national action plan 2020-2022 on women, peace and security
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-19
Rabat (Morocco)
UN Women: Programme Officer on Gender Mainstreaming (Open to Moldova Nationals Only)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-11-25
Chisinau (Moldova)
UN Women: Programme Officer on Ending Violence against Women and Children
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-11-25
Chisinau (Moldova)
UN Women: Finance Associate (Open to Moldova Nationals Only)
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-11-27
Chisinau (Moldova)
UN Women: Administrative Assistant (Open to Moldova Nationals Only)
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-11-27
Chisinau (Moldova)
National Consultant to provide analysis of the sector of competitiveness and innovation
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-11-22
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
National Consultant to provide analysis of the sector of democracy and rule of law
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-11-22
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
National Consultant to provide analysis of the sector of agriculture and rural development
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-11-22
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
UN Women: Programme Analyst, Women in Leadership and Governance (Open to Moldova Nationals Only)
NO-B, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2019-11-21
Chisinau (Moldova)
UN Women Programme Analyst on Ending Violence Against Women (Open to Moldova Nationals Only)
NO-B, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2019-11-21
Chisinau (Moldova)
UN Women Monitoring and Reporting Analyst (Open to Moldova Nationals Only)
NO-B, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2019-11-21
Chisinau (Moldova)
HR Associate
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2019-11-22
Nairobi (Kenya)
Women Peace and Security consultant
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-14
home based with possible travel to uae
National Consultant on Gender Equality to the Ministry of Veterans, Temporarily Occupied Territories and Internally Displaced Persons
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-18
Kyiv (Ukraine)
International Communications Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-14
Nairobi (Kenya)
UN Women: Regional Evaluation Specialist
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2019-11-27
Panama (United States of America)
Consultant, Communications and Outreach for the 20th Anniversary of UNSCR 1325, 2020
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-15
New York City (United States of America)
Procurement Associate
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-14
Cairo (Egypt)
Administrative Assistant- Open To Egyptian Nationals Only
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-14
Cairo (Egypt)
Re- Advertisement : Communication and Advocacy National Intern
Internship
Closes soon: 2019-11-14
Amman (Jordan)
National Consultant: Review of women in the informal sector
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-15
Dhaka (Bangladesh)
Programme Officer; Prevention and Mitigation Services (PMS)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-11-21
Abuja (Nigeria)
Programme Analyst - (Men and Women For Gender Equality)
P-2, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Junior level
Closes soon: 2019-11-14
Cairo (Egypt)
Consultant: Youth Engagement in National Beijing +25 Reports
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-15
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
Cyber Security Operations Intern
Internship
Closes soon: 2019-11-15
NY (United States of America)
Driver, G2
GS-2, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2019-11-20
Sittwe (Myanmar)
International Consultant for Indonesia Strategic Note Development
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-18
Jakarta (Indonesia)
National Consultant / Graphic Designer
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-11-20
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
Office Messenger-Cox's Bazar, BANGLADESH
SB-1 (SC1/SC2), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-18
Cox's Bazaar (Bangladesh)
Admin and Procurement Assistant in Dhaka, BANGLADESH
SB-2 (SC3/SC4), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2019-11-18
Dhaka (Bangladesh)
Consultoría para elaborar propuesta de fortalecimiento de capacidades para organizaciones de la sociedad civil y agrupaciones comunitarias que ofrecen medidas de protección y prevención en materia de violencia contra mujeres y niñas
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-18
Mexico (Mexico)
Consultoría para elaborar una propuesta de mejora de mecanismos y metodología de recolección de datos para garantizar la evaluación de las intervenciones del país en materia de prevención, atención, sanción y reparación de los casos de violencia contra mu
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-18
Mexico (Mexico)
Strategic Communication Consultant
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-13
Cairo (Egypt)
Refugee Response Programme Management Intern
Internship
Closes soon: 2019-11-18
Ankara (Turkey)
Programme Specialist on Gender-Responsive Governance, Women, Peace and Security
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-11-18
Kyiv (Ukraine)
Programme Specialist on Gender-Responsive Governance, Women, Peace and Security
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-11-18
Kyiv (Ukraine)
UN Women Junior Professional Officer (JPO) - Women, Peace, Security and Humanitarian Programme
P-2, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2019-11-30
Bujumbura (Burundi)
Finance Analyst
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-15
New York City (United States of America)
ONUMUJERES/ECU/PS/19-043 - Consultoría para elaboración de insumos técnicos sobre situación de derechos al trabajo de mujeres y brechas de género frente al marco normativo vigente y la implementación de reformas laborales y económicas en Ecuador
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-14
Quito (Ecuador)
National Programme Manager, Women Make the Change Programme (Open to PNG Nationals ONLY)
NO-D, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-11-15
Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea)
National Programme Manager, Women Make the Change Programme (Open to PNG Nationals ONLY)
NO-D, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-11-15
Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea)
Project Assistant, Good Governance for Gender Equality in Georgia (GG4GEG), United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women (UN Women)
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-15
Tbilisi (Georgia)
Facilities Associate
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-14
Kabul (Afghanistan)
UN Women: Programme Associate - Humanitarian Action and Crisis Response Office
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2019-11-21
New York City (United States of America)
Data automation and visualization Intern
Internship
Closes soon: 2019-11-17
New York City (United States of America)
Especialista Técnico/a en Enlace y Vinculación Sustantiva del Foro Generación Igualdad de ONU Mujeres México
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-17
Mexico (Mexico)
Especialista Técnico/a para el Desarrollo de la Programación y Metodología del Foro Generación Igualdad de ONU Mujeres México
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-17
Mexico (Mexico)
Gender in Humanitarian Action Officer
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-11-17
Yangon (Myanmar)
Asociada/o de Logística
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-17
Mexico (Mexico)
Coordinador/a Operativo/a del Foro Generación Igualdad de ONU Mujeres México
SB-5 (SC10/SC11), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Mid level
Closes soon: 2019-11-17
Mexico (Mexico)
National Consultant as Resource Person/Co-Facilitator – Dialogues and trainings for Military and War Widows on Women’s Participation in Leadership and Peacebuilding
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-15
Colombo (Sri Lanka)
National Committees and Governance Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-17
New York City (United States of America)
Digital Fundraising Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-17
New York City (United States of America)
2 Consultorías para la Asistencia técnica para la promoción de la igualdad de género desde el sector privado en línea con los Principios de Empoderamiento de la Mujer (WEPs) en modalidad Retainer
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-18
remoto
UN Women: Regional Director, Arab States
D-1, Director - Internationally recruited position - Senior Executive level
Closes soon: 2019-11-15
Cairo (Egypt)
Consultant national pour appuyer le renforcement des capacités des acteurs du Law Making
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-11-20
Bamako (Mali)
Consultant International en charge du renforcement des capacités des acteurs Law Making
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-11-20
Bamako (Mali)
Programme Specialist
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2019-11-24
Panama (United States of America)
Especialista Jurídico- ONU Mujeres/Spotlight
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2019-11-14
Mexico (Mexico)
Finance Associate
GS-7, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2019-11-14
Bamako (Mali)
Advisor - hange Management
P-5, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes soon: 2019-11-13
New York City (United States of America)
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)