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Please note that AWID posts paid and unpaid roles within AWID here. Currently we do not have any volunteer or internship roles available. Keep checking this space or sign up to get weekly email job alerts with Resource-Net Jobs 

Jobs at AWID

Executive Assistant

23 June 2014

The Executive Assistant (EA) supports the Executive Director’s (ED) work to ensure the overall smooth planning and implementation of programmatic and staffing activities at AWID. The Executive Assistant provides important and sensitive support to the ED and the organization. 

Deadline:        Open until filled

Location:        Toronto, Canada

Organization:  AWID

Economic Justice and Financing for Women’s Rights Manager

30 April 2014

Managing the Economic Justice and Financing for Women’s Rights thematic area at AWID including the implementation of the strategic priorities of the team, of related advocacy and influence, knowledge production and communication, and capacity building work with key international actors, women’s rights organizations, networks and other social movements.

Deadline:          Open until filled

Location:           Open

Organization:    AWID

Jobs Around the World

Vice President, Programs

28 July 2014

The Vice President, Programs will have responsibility for directing the Foundation’s programmatic work through grantmaking, building the capacity of the field and policy advocacy.

Deadline:          August 4, 2014

Location:          Brooklyn, New York

Organization:    Ms. Foundation for Women

Fall Intern

28 July 2014

The intern will be exposed broadly to the work of an international development consulting firm, providing support to operations, Banyan Global’s gender practice, and other company development.

Deadline:          Open until filled

Organization:    Banyan Global

Mid and Senior Level Gender Consultants

28 July 2014

Gender specialists will serve as individual consultants, team leaders, or team members for remote-based and international global assignments.

Deadline:         Open until filled

Organization:   Banyan Global

Gender Advisor

28 July 2014

The Gender Advisor will work with the International/ Senior Gender Advisor to provide technical leadership and capacity development aimed at addressing violence against women and supporting women’s participation in economic activities and decision-making processes.

Deadline:        August 11, 2014

Location:        Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh

Organization:  UN Women

Programme Intern

28 July 2014

Interns will work with programme staff across at least two programmes, providing research, administrative and communications support to Programme Officers.

Deadline:         Open until filled

Location:         Asia Pacific

Organization:   APWLD

Regional Advocacy Manager

28 July 2014

PATH seeks to recruit a Regional Advocacy Manager to Oversee the development, reporting and monitoring of the advocacy partnership grant project plans to advance advocacy and policy related to maternal, newborn and child health (MNCH).

Deadline:            Open until filled

Location:            Nairobi, Kenya

Organization:      PATH

Campaigns & Advocacy Manager

28 July 2014

The Campaigns and Advocacy Manager will support Oxfam’s efforts to design and implement advocacy strategies to better meet the needs of South Sudanese civilians affected by conflict and humanitarian disaster.

Deadline:            August 5, 2014

Location:            Juba,Sudan

Organization:      Oxfam

Research Interns/Volunteers

27 July 2014

The Intern will assist with the preparation and publication of the African Women’s Decade report 2014, track and report on progress African countries are making in the area of women’s human rights, gender equality and women’s empowerment.

Deadline:       August 10, 2014

Location:       Home-based

Organization: Make Every Woman Count

Researcher / Advisor - Business and Human Rights (0715)

27 July 2014

The Researcher will develop and conduct research and analysis on a specific thematic area within the team and Program’s brief, investigating and evaluating human rights related developments in order to provide timely, accurate, independent and impartial assessments.

Deadline:         August 21,  2014

Location:         London, UK

Organization:   Amnesty International

Reproductive Health Matters Editor

27 July 2014

The Editor provides overall leadership, vision and inspiration for the strategic direction of RHM both as a journal and as an organization. This includes responsibility for the conceptual direction,contents, editing, production and dissemination of the RHM journal.

Deadline:       September 7, 2014

Location:        Flexible (Location can be outside the UK)

Organization: Reproductive Health Matters

Director, Monitoring, Research and Evaluation

27 July 2014

The Director of Monitoring, Research, and Evaluation is responsible for leading and managing WfWI’s monitoring system, research projects, and internal and external evaluations.

Deadline:           August 16, 2014

Location:           Washington, DC

Organization:     Women for Women International

Associate Director, Social Empowerment

27 July 2014

The Associate Director of Social Empowerment is responsible for providing overall oversight, guidance and direction to country offices on all aspects of WfWI social empowerment programming.

Deadline:         August 16. 2014

Location:         Nairobi, Kenya

Organization:  Women for Women International

Associate Director, Monitoring, Research and Evaluation

27 July 2014

The Associate Director is responsible for ensuring that country office Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) teams collect high quality data and utilize this data to improve programs. He/She will train Country Office staff and conduct quality assurance to ensure accurate data collection.

Deadline:          August 16, 2014

Location:          Nairobi, Kenya

Organization:    Women for Women International

International Consultant for evaluation of 6-year implementation of the Law on Domestic Violence Prevention and Control

27 July 2014

The international consultant will act as the team leader and will be responsible for leading the development of technical proposal, preparation of detailed work plan, document review,development of survey tools.

Deadline:        August 10, 2014

Location:        Home-based and Viet Nam (Hanoi & some provinces)

Organization:  UNFPA

Director of Operations, DRC

27 July 2014

The Director of Operations provides leadership and senior managemet supervision to Country Office in the development, review, and effective management of Procurement & Logistics, Human Resources and Administration, Information Technology and Security functions and oversight of finance.

Deadline:         August 16, 2014

Location:         Bukavu, DRC

Organization:   Women for Women International

Regional Humanitarian Advisor, Regional Office

25 July 2014

The Regional Humanitarian Advisor will provide technical and advisory support to the humanitarian system, the UN system as well as UN Women country offices in the region.

Deadline:         July 30, 2014

Location:         Dakar, Senegal

Organization:   UN Women

Consultant-Applying Gender-Responsive Budgeting To The HIV Response

25 July 2014

The Consultant will outline the financing landscape for HIV in the Asia Pacific Region and identify strategic entry points and strategies in national HIV planning, programming and budgeting to support programming that takes into account the differential needs of women and men within the HIV responses.

Deadline:          August 1, 2014

Location:          Bangkok, Thailand

Organization:   UN Women

Strategy and Planning Adviser

20 July 2014

The Strategy and Planning Adviser will work with the executive to make a significant contribution to the ongoing development of SPC strategy and processes, areas of excellence, new business models, and in particular the development of learning, knowledge and innovation in SPC.

Deadline:       August 14, 2014

Location:       Suva, Fiji

Organization: SPC  

Deputy Chief of Party-Technical Advisor Health Financing

20 July 2014

The Deputy Chief of Party – Senior Technical Advisor – Health Financing for the USAID-funded Palestinian Health Capacity Project (PHCP) will focus on building the capacity of the Ministry of Health in planning and management across all sectors for which it has oversight, based on sound economic principles.

Deadline:           Open until filled

Location:           Ramallah

Organization:     IntraHealth        


19 July 2014

The anesthetist shall work as a part of the medical care team and help in performing surgeries. He/she is responsible for delivering anesthesia for medical and surgical procedures.

Deadline:         Open until filled

Location:         South Sudan

Organization:   ARC

Research Assistant with Irise - Autumn 2014

19 July 2014

Irise is looking for a research assistant to collect baseline data in Uganda as part of a large scale, year long study. The participant will work in a small research team consisting of other UK based assistants and Ugandan students.

Deadline:        July 31, 2014

Location:        Southwest Uganda 

Organization:  Irise 

Accounting Internship

18 July 2014

Interns will provide support to the Director of Finance and Administration. Duties include: payroll and credit card expense allocations and related data entry; accounts payable tasks; bank reconciliations.

Deadline:          August 25, 2014 for fall 2014 and December 15, 2014 for spring 2015

Location:          Washington, DC

Organization:    IWPR

Development Internship

18 July 2014

Intern will help the development team with direct mail, grant-management, funder research, and other elements of nonprofit fundraising. 

Deadline:         August 25, 2014 for fall 2014 and December 15, 2014 for spring 2015

Location:         Washington, DC

Organization:   IWPR

Communications and Online Communications Internship

18 July 2014

Intern will provide administrative and editorial support to the communications team, with an emphasis on web and online communications.Monitoring traditional and social media; answering phones; filing and other duties.

Deadline:         August 25,2014 for fall 2014 and December 15,2014 for spring 2015

Location:         Washington, DC

Organization:   IWPR   

Research Internship

18 July 2014

Interns will provide administrative and research support to researchers. Duties include: assisting with literature reviews and data collection; designing charts, graphs and tables; answering phones; and filing. 

Deadline:          August 25,2014 for fall 2014 and December 15,2014 for Spring 2015

Location:          Washington, DC

Organization:    IWPR

Central African Republic - WASH Project Manager (0462)

14 July 2014

The Project Manager is responsible for all WASH activities in and around Bangui. This includes managing the implementation of sector activities and related budgets, managing the sector staff team, coordinating activities with other sectors.

Deadline:          August 1, 2014

Location:          Bangui

Organization:    Tearfund

NATO Special Representative for Women, Peace and Security

13 July 2014

The Special Representative will have a strategic perspective and possesses natural authority and the leadership skills to manage and motivate staff, and to seek continuous improvement.

Deadline:            July 24, 2014

Location:            NATO Headquarters, Brussels, Belgium

Organization:      NATO

Consultancy Services on Research and Drafting of African Human Development Report 2015 (25 positions)

13 July 2014

The consultants will work closely with the Senior Strategic Advisor and the Strategic Advisor of RBA. They will be available to carry out background research and provide technical backstopping on the preparation of the second regional Human Development Report. 

Deadline:            July 31, 2014

Location:            Home-Based

Organization:      UNDP

Area Programme Coordinator

09 July 2014

The Area Programme Coordinator is responsible for ensuring the implementation of effective programming and operations in a complex, logistically challenging and chronically insecure location.

Deadline:          July 31, 2014

Location:          State capital of AoR with frequent travel to field locations and Juba

Organization:    Nonviolent Peaceforce

International Protection Officer –Crisis Response

09 July 2014

The International Protection Officer will provide protective presence and accompaniment to vulnerable groups and persons with specific needs, with particular focus on improving child protection and combating gender-based violence.

Deadline:            July 31, 2014

Location:            Various 

Organization:      Nonviolent Peaceforce

Team Lead, Pacific Women Shaping Pacific Development Support Unit

07 July 2014

The team Lead will establish and maintain key stakeholder relations across the governmental , public, and private sectors and Lead a team of managers and technical advisors in the implementation of the program.

Deadline:        Open until filled

Location:        San Francisco, California

Organization:  GRI     

Seconded National Expert (SNE) – Gender-Based Violence

07 July 2014

Under the supervision of the Head of Operations, the Seconded National Expert will strengthen the existing team and assist in developing strategic considerations that address Gender Based Violence issues.

Deadline:         August 4, 2014

Location:         Vilnius, Lithuania

Organization:    EIGE

Senior Protection Policy Advisor

06 July 2014

The primary work for the Senior Protection Policy Advisor will be to facilitate inter-agency collaboration on critical protection policy issues, develop policy analysis and recommendations, and engage with a variety of policy-making institutions. This is a short term position, with funding currently secured through December 31, 2015.

Deadline:           Open until flled

Location:           Washington, DC

Organization:     InterAction

Volunteer Nurse Advisor in MNCH/ Reproductive Health

04 July 2014

The Volunteer Nurse will assess the Tabora Regional Referral Hospital maternal and child health services and practices including management, administrative practices, quality and health information.

Deadline:          Open until filled

Location:          Tabora, Tanzania

Organization:    CARE Canada

Volunteer Midwife Advisor in MNCH/Reproductive Health

04 July 2014

This Volunteer position is a unique opportunity to work as an integral part of the medical staff to improve health care delivery system at the hospital and support to health clinics throughout the region.

Deadline:          Open until filled

Location:          Tabora, Tanzania

Organization:    CARE Canada 

Communications Officer

04 July 2014

WGNRR, a southern-based global network that builds and strengthens movements for sexual and reproductive health, rights (SRHR) and justice is seeking an experienced and highly qualified professional for the position of Communications Officer.

Deadline:          July 30, 2014

Location:          Manila or Mexico Office

Organization:    WGNRR

Emergency WPE Manager, Mobile Team

04 July 2014

The WPE RRT Manager will lead short term GBV emergency response deployments across South Sudan and will be responsible for establishing and managing emergency interventions and ensuring that all programming is implemented in line with IRC’s GBV Emergency Response Model.

Deadline:          September 2, 2014

Location:          Juba, S.Sudan

Organization:    IRC

Note: Two (2) positions are available.

Director of Operations

26 June 2014

The Director of Operations will be responsible for building a strong organization-wide finance and operations team in multiple locations with adequate staffing and systems to enable JASS to grow to the next level as an effective global network while staying true to its mission of bottom up change lead by women.

Deadline:           Open until filled

Location:           Washington, DC

Organization:     JASS

Program Coordinator, Post 2015 Women’s Coalition

22 June 2014

The Program Coordinator organizes, administers, and coordinates multiple facets of programs, projects, and/or processes with the planning, preparation, evaluation, and control of communications, events, records, statistics, reports, and documents.

Deadline:            Open until filled

Location:            New Jersey, NY

Organization:      CWGL  

Roving Senior WPE Manager

21 June 2014

The Roving Senior WPE Manager will be responsible for providing leadership, guidance, coordination and technical support to the WPE managers to ensure that all interventions meet international best practices, and aligned with IRC’s GBV Emergency Response Program Model.

Deadline:           August 10, 2014

Location:           South Sudan

Organization:     IRC

Women’s Protection and Empowerment (WPE) Manager

21 June 2014

The Women’s Protection and Empowerment (WPE) Manager is responsible for ensuring smooth implementation of daily project activities and that the overall goals and objectives of the program are met. S/he will provide supervision and direction to the WPE project team.

Deadline:           August 10, 2014

Location:           Rumbek Town, S.Sudan

Organization:    IRC

Women’s Protection and Empowerment Manager

19 June 2014

The WPE Manager is responsible for overseeing the refugee program in Juba, Central Equatoria State, and for the implementation of daily project activities. S/He will provide supervision and direction to the WPE urban program team, with an emphasis on coaching and mentoring national staff to build their capacity.

Deadline:        August 10, 2014

Location:        Juba, S.Sudan

Organization:  IRC

Development Director

15 June 2014

The Development Director will have the ability to lead staff in fundraising strategies, including leveraging strong contacts with funding institutions, and be an integral part of a successful, growing organization.  

Deadline:         Open until filled

Location:         New York

Organization:   MADRE

Information and Knowledge Management Adviser

15 June 2014

SPC seeks a professional with international experience and a solid track record in developing and implementing IKM policies. Attributes will include very strong advisory skills, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to work collaboratively across SPC with a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders.

Deadline:         June 15, 2014

Location:         Suva, Fiji

Organization:   SPC

Executive Coordinator

13 June 2014

Under the supervision of the YCSRR’s International Board of Directors, the Executive Coordinator is responsible for the general coordination, implementation and management of the Youth Coalition’s programs, projects and operations.

Deadline:           June 19, 2014

Location:            Ottawa, Canada with possibility to work remotely & possible relocation within approximately 1 year time-frame.

Organization:      YCSRR

Senior Protection and Advocacy Manager

13 June 2014

The Senior Protection and Advocacy Manager is responsible for overseeing the advocacy, reporting, and monitoring and evaluation (M&E) components of the IRC’s Governance and Rights program, with a focus on Protection and Rule of Law.

Deadline:          Open until filled

Location:          Baghdad, Iraq

Organization:    IRC

Senior Capacity Building Manager, Protection

13 June 2014

The Senior Capacity Building Manager, Protection, is responsible for overseeing the capacity building component of the IRC’s Governance and Rights programming in Iraq, with a focus on Protection and Rule of Law.

Deadline:          Open until filled

Location:           Baghdad, Iraq

Organization:     IRC

Women’s Protection & Empowerment (WPE) Senior Manager

13 June 2014

The WPE Senior Manager directly oversees two national WPE Managers and six WPE Officers. The selected candidate will report to the WPE Coordinator and will liaise closely with the Senior Protection Manager and Refugee Coordinator also based in Dohuk.

Deadline:          Open until filled

Location:          Dohuk, Iraq

Organization:   IRC

Technical Advisor, Gender Based Violence (GBV)

12 June 2014

The Technical Advisor will provide remote and on-site technical support and assistance to the SRR country programs, specifically through the design, development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of GBV programming and project activities.

Deadline:           Open until filled

Location:           Amman, Jordan

Organization:     IRC 

Campaigner, Identities and Discrimination (0117)

11 June 2014

The Temporary Campaigner is responsible for assisting in developing and implementing campaigning strategies to advance Afghan women’s human rights. S/he facilitates the implementation of effective actions leading to tangible gains for Afghan women’s human rights. 

Deadline:        Open until filled

Location:        Washington, DC

Organization:  Amnesty International  


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