UN Women

UN Women Careers

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 to accelerate progress on meeting their needs worldwide.


UN Women supports UN Member States as they set global standards for achieving gender equality, and works with governments and civil society to design laws, policies, programmes and services needed to implement these standards.

It stands behind women’s equal participation in all aspects of life, focusing on five priority areas: increasing women’s leadership and participation; ending violence against women; engaging women in all aspects of peace and security processes; enhancing women’s economic empowerment; and making gender equality central to national development planning and budgeting.

UN Women also coordinates and promotes the UN system’s work in advancing gender equality.


Aims of UN Women

  • Increasing women’s leadership and participation;
  • Ending violence against women and girls;
  • Engaging women in all aspects of peace and security processes and humanitarian action;
  • Enhancing women’s economic empowerment;
  • Making gender equality central to national development planning and budgeting.

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Candidates currently not working at the United Nations are strongly encouraged to apply for the roles below:

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New York, United States
International Public Sector
Contract
Competitive
The incumbent is responsible for substantially contributing to the design, implementation, management and oversight of the country programme and to the operations supporting its implementation to ensure effective and efficient delivery of results as planned in UN Women’s Strategic Plan and the CO/ MCO’s plans.
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New York, United States
International Public Sector
Contract
Competitive
the Country Representative is responsible for leading and managing the Country Office (CO)/ Multi Country Office (MCO) portfolio and for translating the UN Women's Strategic Plan (SP) in line with regional and national priorities, into development initiatives and results by developing, implementing and managing programmes and projects for the CO/ MCO; and developing effective partnerships with Government counterparts.
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Operations Manager

Job Board:
New York, United States
International Public Sector
Contract
Competitive
The Operations Manager is responsible for the smooth functioning and results oriented management of operations in the Regional Office and to facilitate programme implementation and delivery by providing for the operational needs of programmes and projects managed by the Region
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Company Statistics

Date Established

2010

Member States

45

Headquarters

New York, United States

Number of employees

1001 - 5000