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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

Finance and Accounting Consultant (Thai National Only)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-02-12
Bangkok (Thailand)
Communications Analyst for Kazakhstani National only
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-02-09
Nur-Sultan (Kazakhstan)
Gender Specialist (GREPOC) - Beira, MOZAMBIQUE
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-02-07
Sofala
UN Women: Partnerships and Resource Mobilization Specialist
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes: 2020-02-12
New York City (United States of America)
National Consultant to develop methodological guidelines on the collection and use of Citizen-Generated Data (CGD) for reporting of SDGs 5 and gender-specific indicators in other SDGs
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-31
Kampala (Uganda)
Generation Equality Forum Communications Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-29
New York City (United States of America)
Generation Equality Forum Web and Social Media Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-29
New York City (United States of America)
National Gender Coordinator - ( OPEN for Nationals of Sudan ONLY)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-02-06
Khartoum (Sudan)
Chargé de Projet Élimination des violences faites aux femmes et aux filles (EVAW)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-30
Bamako (Mali)
EXPERT INTERNATIONAL/ NATIONAL POUR UNE FORMATION DE JEUNES POUR L’UTILISATION DES RESEAUX SOCIAUX POUR LA LUTTE CONTRE LES VIOLENCES FAITES AUX FEMMES ET AUX FILLES
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-30
Port-au-Prince (Haiti)
Research Consultant – thought paper on policy and programmatic responses to the relationship between violent extremism and misogyny
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-02-01
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
National Consultant to Develop a Strategy for the Women and Youth Movement Building in Uganda
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-31
Kampala (Uganda)
National Consultant to Conduct a study on the economic cost of sustaining the Women and Youth Movement Building in Uganda
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-31
Kampala (Uganda)
Programme Coordinator
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-02-04
Kandahar (Afghanistan)
Statistician and Time Use Specialist
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2020-01-29
Bangkok (Thailand)
International Junior Consultant on Women’s Economic Empowerment
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-28
Bangkok (Thailand)
International Consultant Women’s Economic Empowerment (Resident in Egypt)
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-28
Cairo (Egypt)
: Executive Assistant to Country Representative (Open to Egyptian Resident Nationals)
GS-5, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes: 2020-02-05
Cairo (Egypt)
Apoyo en comunicación para ONU Mujeres Uruguay
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-02-06
Montevideo (Uruguay)
Finance & Administrative Intern
Internship
Closes soon: 2020-01-30
Jakarta (Indonesia)
International Governance and Leadership Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-31
Juba (South Sudan)
UN Women: Child Rights and Gender Specialist
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2020-01-31
Geneva (Switzerland)
Lead Program Specialist, Women, Peace and Security (Equivalent to NOB level)
NO-B, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2020-02-03
Juba (South Sudan)
Project Assistant
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-02-03
Sarajevo (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Project Assistant
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-02-03
Sarajevo (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
To contract the services of a Business Coach in the Agriculture, Fisheries and related sectors
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-02-28
Bridgetown (Barbados)
To contract the services of a Business Coach for Women Farmers
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-02-28
Bridgetown (Barbados)
To contract the services of a Business Coach for Women Farmers
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-02-28
Bridgetown (Barbados)
To contract the services of a Business Coach for Women Farmers
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-02-28
Bridgetown (Barbados)
To contract the services of a Consultant to prepare a How to Guide for Women Farmers and Small Business Entrepreneurs on Practical Steps for Land and Business Registration
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-02-28
Bridgetown (Barbados)
To contract the services of a Consultant to undertake a gender-responsive review of national agriculture and small business support programmes and incentive schemes
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-02-28
Bridgetown (Barbados)
To contract the services of a Legal Advisor to Support Women Farmers and Small Business Entrepreneurs in the agriculture, fisheries and related sectors
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-02-28
Bridgetown (Barbados)
To contract the services of a Legal Advisor to Support Women Farmers and Small Business Entrepreneurs in the agriculture, fisheries and related sectors
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-02-28
Bridgetown (Barbados)
To contract the services of a Legal Advisor to Support Women Farmers and Small Business Entrepreneurs in the agriculture, fisheries and related sectors
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-02-28
Bridgetown (Barbados)
To contract the services of a Legal Advisor to Support Women Farmers and Small Business Entrepreneurs in the agriculture, fisheries and related sectors
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-02-28
Bridgetown (Barbados)
To contract the services of an Economist and Senior Social Protection Expert
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-02-08
Bridgetown (Barbados)
To contract the services of a Team Leader/Economist with sub-Contracted Team Members
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-02-08
Bridgetown (Barbados)
To contract the services of a Gender Responsive Budgeting Expert to undertake a Fiscal Space Analysis for the Provision of Universal Day Care Services for Children Age 0 to 3 in St. Lucia
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-02-28
Bridgetown (Barbados)
Designer (Retainer)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-28
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
UN Women: Administrative Analyst – Planning, Scheduling and Correspondence
P-2, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Junior level
Closes soon: 2020-01-31
New York City (United States of America)
UN Women: Special Assistant to the Executive Director
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2020-01-31
New York City (United States of America)
Gender Mainstreaming Specialist/Analyst
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-31
Kramatorsk (Ukraine)
Consultant - Technical Support to National Institute of Open Schooling - Second Chance Education Programme (Open to Indian Nationals Only)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-25
New Delhi (India)
National Gender and Capacity Development Officer, Gender Hub, Cox's Bazar
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-02-01
Cox's Bazaar (Bangladesh)
Re-Advertised - UN Women Programme Manager on Strengthening Gender Action in Cahul and Ungheni districts (For Moldova Nationals Only)
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-30
Chisinau (Moldova)
National Consultant to Conduct Training on Data Analysis and Management and Development of the Gender Training Module for the Electoral Commission of Uganda.
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-30
Kampala (Uganda)
Consultant - Technical Support to District Collectors Office in Gaya, Bihar- Second Chance Education Programme (Open to Indian Nationals Only)
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-25
Gaya (Niger)
To contract the services of a Business Coach in the Agriculture, Fisheries and related sectors
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes: 2020-02-28
Bridgetown (Barbados)
Program Officer, Women, Peace and Security
SB-4 (SC8/SC9), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-31
Juba (South Sudan)
National Officer- Ending Violence Against Women (EVAW), Only Open for South Sudanese Nationals
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-31
Juba (South Sudan)
Administrative and Programme Assistant For Tunisian Nationals ONLY
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-30
Tunisia (Tunisia)
ICT ASSISTANT - ONUFEMMES ( For cameroonians only)
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-26
Yaoundé (Cameroon)
Consultoría para la elaboración de Planes Comunitarios de Prevención de Riesgo con Enfoque de Género e impartición de talleres para su implementación.
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-28
Mexico (Mexico)
Evaluation Analyst Consultant
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-27
Home Based - May require travel (Home Based)
National Consultant to Support Development of Media Capacity Building Tools and a Media Monitoring Framework on Women’s Leadership and Political Participation
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-26
Dar es Salaam (Tanzania)
International Consultant for Development of Media Training Manual, Media Guide and a Media Monitoring Framework on Women’s Leadership and Political Participation
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-26
Dar es Salaam (Tanzania)
Driver/Admin Clerk: Strengthened Gender Action in Cahul and Ungheni districts
SB-2 (SC3/SC4), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2020-01-27
Chisinau (Moldova)
Country Representative, Pakistan
P-5, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Senior level
Closes: 2020-02-03
Islamabad (Pakistan)
Programme Analyst EVAW Spotlight
NO-B, National Professional Officer - Locally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2020-02-01
Port-au-Prince (Haiti)
UN Women: Director, Human Resources
D-1, Director - Internationally recruited position - Senior Executive level
Closes soon: 2020-01-31
New York City (United States of America)
Gender Based Violence Expert - (Home-based)- Re-advertisement
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-25
Cairo (Egypt)
Economic Empowerment Expert - (Home Based) - Re-advertisement
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-25
Cairo (Egypt)
Partnerships Advisor
National Consultant - Locally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-26
Amman (Jordan)
Event Manager
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-26
Amman (Jordan)
Junior Professional Officer (JPO) - Programme Analyst
P-2, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Junior level
Closes: 2020-02-08
Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan)
UN Women: Programme Technical Coherence Specialist - Spotlight
P-3, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2020-01-28
Port-au-Prince (Haiti)
Local Coordinator in Ungheni: Strengthened Gender Action in Cahul and Ungheni districts Programme
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-27
Ungheni (Moldova)
Local Coordinator in Cahul: Strengthened Gender Action in Cahul and Ungheni districts Programme
SB-3 (SC6/SC7), Service Contract, Local Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-27
Cahul (Moldova)
Deputy Country Representative
P-4, International Professional - Internationally recruited position - Mid level
Closes soon: 2020-01-25
Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea)
International Consultant on Prevention and Response to the Conflict-Related Sexual Violence
International Consultant - Internationally recruited Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
Closes soon: 2020-01-27
Kyiv (Ukraine)
Human Resources Associate - Recruitment
GS-6, General Service - No need for Higher Education - Locally recruited position - Administrative support
Closes soon: 2020-01-25
New York City (United States of America)
Programme Analyst, Ending Violence Against Women
Level not specified
Closes: 2020-02-02
Hanoi (Vietnam)
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)