UN Women is offering a position as Programme Specialist, Safe City based in Port Moresby, PAPUA NEW GUINEA. He/She will design and develop the Safe City programme in Port Moresby. Additionally the successful candidate will oversee the implementation and management of the Safe City-Port Moresby programme. The successful applicant will also oversee technical assistance and capacity development to Safe City-Port Moresby project/programme partners. She/He will have a Master’s degree or equivalent in social sciences, human rights, gender/women’s studies, international development, or a related field. A minimum 5 years of relevant work experience at the national or international level in design, planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of development projects are required to apply for this position. To apply for this position fluency is required in English. The deadline for this vacancy is 24. August 2016.
UN Women is currently hiring a qualified Outreach Coordinator, HeForShe in New York, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. He/She will provide technical support and coordination to HeForShe Communications. Additionally the successful candidate will develop strategic partnerships for HeForShe. Furthermore among the duties of this position is to manage the youth engagement strategy for HeForShe. She/He will have an Advanced University Degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in International Relations, communication, marketing or other related field. The candidate must have at least 5 years of work experience conceptualizing, building and playing a leadership role in transformative organizing campaigns/movements. To succeed in this job vacancy fluency is necessary in English. Apply until 17. August 2016.
UN Women is looking for a qualified International Consultant on Sexual Harassment in the Workplace based in Astana, KAZAKHSTAN. Among the duties of this position is to compare and analyse the existing mechanisms and instruments on prevention and protection from sexual harassment in the workplace in the Republic of Kazakhstan with best international practices. The successful applicant will also provide support to organization and facilitation of a high-level event (workshop/roundtable/conference) on prevention of sexual harassment/violence against women, including by contributing towards formulation of concept notes, agenda, identifying and inviting relevant national and international participants/experts and presentation of the research findings and recommendations. Eligible candidates must hold an Advanced degree in Gender Studies, Law, International Relations, Development Studies, Social Sciences, Public Policy, Economy or other closely related field. A minimum of 5 years of professional or combined professional and academic experience in the area of gender, international law or human rights, with at least 3 years focusing on developing analytical or policy documents on gender equality are needed to qualify for this vacancy. To apply for this position fluency is required in English and Russian. The deadline for application is 22. August 2016.
UN Women is open for applications for the post as Programme Associate located in Nairobi, Kenya. He/She will support in the formulation of programme strategies. The tasks of this position include to support the programme management team. The main duties of this vacancy also include to assist in administrative and financial management support to the programme unit. She/He will have an University degree or equivalent in International Development, Political Science, Gender, Conflict Management, Business or Public Administration. 6 years of progressively responsible experience with programme support and administrative tasks at national and international level are needed to qualify for this vacancy. To apply for this position fluency is required in English Apply until 17. August 2016.