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Jobs at AWID

Image Bank Developer

19 February 2015

Deadline:         February 27, 2015

Location:         Toronto, Canada

Organization:  Association for Women's Rights in Development (AWID)

Jobs Around the World

Country Manager

26 February 2015

We are looking for an entrepreneur with solid management experience and an understanding of conflict in the Middle East to lead our team in Lebanon. As head of this dynamic country programme operating in a highly complex context, you will be responsible for providing leadership that deepens our peacebuilding impact and expands our work.

Deadline: March 22, 2015

Location: Beirut, Lebanon

Organization: International Alert

Head of Even It Up Campaign

26 February 2015

Lead Oxfam’s global campaign on inequality, Even It Up, as part of Oxfam’s global Financing for Development & Universal Essential Services change goal of Oxfam’s current strategic plan. The Head of Even It Up will ensure the development and implementation of effective worldwide campaigning, while effectively integrating with Oxfam’s program work globally. This position provides overall strategic leadership to the campaign and its teams (particularly the campaign management team), working with Oxfam’s senior campaign leadership team to ensure success in its advocacy and campaigning work.

Deadline: 17 April 2015

Location: Bangkok or Nairobi (negotiable)

Organization: Oxfam International 

Head of Grow Campaign

26 February 2015

The GROW campaign is about transforming the world’s broken food system so that it works for everyone. It is also about ensuring that the system is fit for a future where natural resource constraints, environmental challenges such as climate change, and a growing population will make feeding the world even harder. The post holder oversees the development of effective strategies to achieve campaign objectives, manages the global campaign team and project manages all aspects of campaign planning and implementation.

Deadline: 17 April 2015

Location: Bangkok or Nairobi (negotiable)

Organization: Oxfam International

USAID Youth Coordinator

26 February 2015

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications to fill the assignment of Agency Youth Coordinator. The assignment will be located in USAID’s Bureau for Democracy, Conflict and Humanitarian Assistance, Center of Excellence on Democracy, Human Rights and Governance (DCHA/DRG Center), however this is an Agency-wide position as described in the assignment description.

Deadline: March 18, 2015

Location: Washington DC, USA

Organization: U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) 

Director of Budget and Reporting

24 February 2015

The Center for Reproductive Rights (the Center) is a non-profit organization that promotes women’s equality worldwide by securing reproductive rights in constitutional and international human rights law. Its mission is straightforward and ambitious: to advance reproductive health and rights as fundamental rights that all governments are legally obligated to protect, respect and fulfill. The Center is unmatched as a reproductive rights organization in its expertise in U.S. constitutional law, comparative law, and international human rights law.  

Deadline: Open Until Filled

Location: New York, USA

Organization: Center for Reproductive Rights

Technical Advisor (Health)

24 February 2015

The Asian Development Bank has been serving the developing countries of Asia and the Pacific for nearly 50 years. Our clients have advanced tremendously during this time in reducing poverty, improving people’s livelihoods, and fostering countries’ socio-economic development. Yet many still need to solve complex development challenges that require fresher, faster and more creative blends of finance, innovation, and knowledge. We know that what worked 5 or 10 years ago—or even last year—doesn’t necessarily work today.

Deadline: March 6, 2015

Location: Manila, Philippines 

Organization: Asian Development Bank 

Technical Advisor (Education)

24 February 2015

The Asian Development Bank has been serving the developing countries of Asia and the Pacific for nearly 50 years. Our clients have advanced tremendously during this time in reducing poverty, improving people’s livelihoods, and fostering countries’ socio-economic development. Yet many still need to solve complex development challenges that require fresher, faster and more creative blends of finance, innovation, and knowledge. We know that what worked 5 or 10 years ago—or even last year—doesn’t necessarily work today.

As a key part of this plan, we need 2 outstanding thought sector leaders to help us drive change in the education and health sectors. These positions focus on providing strategic operational support, knowledge management and knowledge sharing, and human resources and talent management support in the sector. 

Deadline: March 6, 2015

Location: Manila, Philippines

Organization: Asian Development Bank 

Campaigner/ Senior Campaigner

24 February 2015

The Global Fund for Women is committed to working globally and addressing inequities. In line with this global lens, it is our policy to actively seek a diverse pool of candidates, from a variety of backgrounds, who are committed to the mission and vision of the Global Fund. 

Deadline: Open Until Filled

Location: New York, USA

Organization: Global Fund for Women

Communications Director

23 February 2015

The Communications Director supports the organization’s goals, strategies, and points of view by framing and helping to convey them to relevant internal and external audiences. The Communications Director will play an integral role in helping IDEX achieve its programming goals over the next 18 months and beyond, including mobilizing more resources to solutions by visionary leaders on the frontlines of social good in Lain American, Asia and Africa. 

Deadline: March 6, 2015

Location: Flexible

Organization: International Development Exchange 

Senior Coordinator, Women' Protection & Empowerment

23 February 2015

The IRC is recruiting a Sr. Women’s Protection and Empowerment Coordinator to oversee a comprehensive women and girls-focused programme that includes targeted, short-term emergency response actions, as well as longer-term interventions in line with IRC’s WPE strategy to support and empower women and girls.

Deadline: Open Until Filled

Location: Liberia

Organization: International Rescue Committee

Associate Director of Social Enterprise and Business Strategy

23 February 2015

The Associate Director of Social Enterprise and Business Strategy will arrive at a time of great excitement and momentum for the organization, and will have the unique opportunity to be involved in shaping the financial sustainability of the IPPF/WHR network on both a strategic planning and local implementation level.  The principle responsibility of this position is to develop an overall social enterprise strategy for WHR, and manage the development of sound social enterprise business models that enable sustainable health service delivery at the local level.

Deadline: Open Until Filled

Location: Mexico City, Mexico

Organization: International Planned Parenthood Federation/Western Hemisphere Region

Global Network of Women Peacebuilders Internships

23 February 2015

Minimum 6-month advocacy, communications, and/or research internships available on a rolling basis. Accepting new interns NOW to start immediately (March 1).

Deadline: Rolling Basis

Location: New York, USA

Organization: Global Network of Women Peacebuilders 

Legal Research Intern

18 February 2015

The Open Society Foundations work to build vibrant and tolerant societies whose governments are accountable and open to criticism, whose laws and policies are open to debate and correction, and whose political institutions are open to the participation of all people. The Open Society Justice Initiative uses law to protect and empower people around the world. Through litigation, advocacy, research, and technical assistance, the Justice Initiative promotes human rights and builds legal capacity for open societies. The objective of the internship program with OSI’s Open Society Justice Initiative is to train participants on some of the methodologies used by public interest advocacy groups like OSI to foster and encourage reform, inclusion, human rights, and the building of legal capacity for open societies.

Deadline: March 15, 2015

Location: New York or Washington D.C., USA

Organization: Open Society Foundations 

Gender Lead (Consultant) - EQWIP HUBS

17 February 2015

The project is currently receiving expressions of interest from consultants for a Gender Lead for EQWIP HUBS: Powering Youth Innovation for Sustainable Livelihoods, which will be implemented across six countries. The ultimate goal is to improve the economic and social well-being of poor and marginalized communities in developing countries.

Deadline: February 27, 2015

Location: Ottawa, Canada

Organization: Youth Challenge International 

Development Director

17 February 2015

MADRE seeks an experienced development professional with a strong track record of securing both private and public funds to oversee all aspects of its fundraising. This position works with both MADRE staff and board, reporting to the Executive Director (ED).

Deadline: Open Until Filled

Location: New York, USA

Organization: MADRE

Legal Officer

17 February 2015

The Women's Initiatives for Gender Justice is seeking to appoint an experienced Legal Officer (immediate appointment) for a full-time position to be based in our office in The Hague, Netherlands. The Legal Officer will be part of a small, highly efficient and motivated team.

Deadline: March 8, 2015

Location: The Hague, Netherlands 

Organization: The Women's Initiatives for Gender Justice

Financial Manager

17 February 2015

Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) is a non-­‐governmental organisation established in 1915, working worldwide for peace and security (www.wilpfinternational.org for more information) with two international offices in Geneva and in New York City.
WILPF is looking for a Financial Manager (FM) to maintain the financial health of the organization.

Deadline: March 16, 2015

Location: Geneva, Switzerland 

Organization: Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) 

Program Coordinator, Economic and Social Rights

13 February 2015

Serves as the coordinator for the program on economic and social rights and economic policy and as the point person on policy and advocacy at the United Nations. Responsible for the development, field testing, revision and implementation of a training module and train the trainer module for ESR.

Deadline: Open until filled

Location: New Jersey, USA

Organization: Center for Women's Global Leadership: Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

WPE ERT Program Manager

13 February 2015

The International Rescue Committee (IRC) responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover, and gain control of their future.  Founded in 1933 at the request of Albert Einstein, the IRC works with people forced to flee from war, conflict and disaster and the host communities which support them, as well as those who remain within their homes and communities.  At work today in over 40 countries and 22 U.S. cities, we restore safety, dignity and hope to millions who are uprooted and struggling to endure. The IRC leads the way from harm to home.

Deadline: Open until filled

Location: New York, USA

Organization: The International Rescue Committee (IRC)

Gender and Inclusion Team Assistant

12 February 2015

Plan International’s Global Gender Equality and Inclusion Team is looking for a dynamic Executive Assistant to support the team and Because I am a Girl work through administrative, logistical, research and communications support.  

Deadline: Open until filled

Location: Toronto, Canada

Organization: Plan International 

Gender and Social Empowerment Associate Director

12 February 2015

In countries affected by conflict and war, Women for Women International supports the most marginalized women to earn and save money, improve health and well-being, influence decisions in their home and community, and connect to networks for support. By utilizing skills, knowledge, and resources, she is able to create sustainable change for herself, her family, and community. Since 1993, Women for Women International has served more than 407,000 women in 8 conflict-affected countries, including Afghanistan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Iraq, Kosovo, Nigeria, Rwanda and South Sudan.

Deadline: Open until filled

Location: Global

Organization: Women for Women International

Haiti Adolescent Girls Network Coordinator

12 February 2015

The Haiti Adolescent Girls Network (HAGN) Coordinator will be responsible for overseeing the implementation of all activities related to the HAGN in Haiti. The Network is a collective of Haitian and international organizations committed to protecting and empowering adolescent girls in Haiti. The primary objective of the Network is to foster the delivery of sustainable programs to support the social, health and economic development of Haitian adolescent girls through the Network membership. Similar programs, focused on building the assets of girls, have been implemented throughout the developing world, and the HAGN draws on those best practices and contributes to a community of practice organized by the Population Council. 

Deadline: Open until filled

Location: Haiti

Organization: International Planned Parenthood Federation/Western Hemisphere Region (IPPF/WHR) & the Young Women’s Christian Association (YWCA) Haiti  

Data Analyst, Youth & Emerging Areas

12 February 2015

As part of the Regional Office OLE team, the Data Analyst for Youth and Emerging Areas will support evaluation and research efforts related to IPPF/WHR’s youth portfolio and Service Growth and Quality of Care (QoC) Initiatives, fostering and measuring achievement of these initiatives as they relate to IPPF/WHR’s strategic plan. Responsibilities include developing and implementing data collection systems and tools; cleaning and managing data; analysis and visual presentation of data (both to support internal decision-making and external communication); supporting proposal development and report writing, and coordinating with Member Associations, all with the ultimate goal of improving access to high-quality sexual and reproductive health services and comprehensive sexuality education in Latin America and the Caribbean. The Data Analyst must be knowledgeable about issues pertaining to the Sexual and Reproductive Health and  Rights (SRHR) of young people in the region, must be available and willing to travel, and must be fluent in Spanish. 

Deadline: Open until filled

Location: New York, USA

Organization: International Planned Parenthood Federation/Western Hemisphere Region (IPPF/WHR)

Data Associate - Part Time

12 February 2015

International Planned Parenthood Federation, Western Hemisphere Region (IPPF/WHR) is looking for a part-time Data Associate based in our New York City office to support our Institutional Data and Organizational Learning and Evaluation teams. This position is instrumental for making institutional data processes more efficient, improving data quality, and making data more accessible through data visualization to support organizational learning, decision-making, and strategy development  with the ultimate goal of improving access to services 

Deadline: Open until filled

Location: New York, NY

Organization: International Planned Parenthood Federation, Western Hemisphere Region (IPPF/WHR)

Program Officer/Sr Program Officer for Ukraine

12 February 2015

NDI's Eurasia Team seeks a Program Officer/Senior Program Officer to contribute to the planning, design and evaluation of democratic development projects in collaboration with regional and field staff by performing the duties listed below.  The position focuses primarily on the Institute’s programs in Ukraine;  however, portfolio is subject to change based on funding and other factors. The position is available immediately.

Deadline: Open until filled

Location: Washington D.C., USA

Organization: The National Democratic Institute

Winter/Spring 2015 Legislative Internships

12 February 2015

Trust Women is a dynamic, emerging non-profit that focuses on facilitating reproductive freedom in the Midwest and the South. Trust Women is seeking motivated, take-charge interns who aren’t afraid to take the reins and make their own path. To become a Trust Women intern, applicants must be hard-working and dedicated, with a passion for reproductive justice and openness to learning. In turn, interns will be provided with the opportunity to make a lasting impact on an organization that is making historical gains in an area of the country in need of innovative and adventurous organizing. 

Deadline: Open Until Filled

Location: Home-based

Organization: Trust Women

Program Intern

10 February 2015

International Planned Parenthood Federation, Western Hemisphere Region, Inc. (IPPF/WHR) is looking for a part-time graduate student intern to help provide research and writing support to the program that works with adolescents and youth, HIV and gender-based violence in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Deadline: Open until filled

Location: New York, USA

Organization: International Planned Parenthood Federation, Western Hemisphere Region, Inc. 

Spring and Summer 2015 legal internships

09 February 2015

Legal interns will make an essential contribution to the work of the Legal Team. Tasks may include: monitoring, summarising, and analysing filings, decisions, and proceedings of the ICC; research projects on the work of the Court and issues of gender and international criminal law, etc. This is an unpaid internship based in our Hague office.

Deadline:         February 16

Location:         The Hague, Netherlands

Organization:  Women’s Initiatives for Gender Justice

Robert M. Cover - Allard K. Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinical Fellowship

09 February 2015

The Cover-Lowenstein Fellowship is a two-year position designed for lawyers with international human rights or other relevant experience who are interested in preparing for a career in human rights practice or human rights teaching.  The Fellow will help supervise the Allard K. Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinic and coordinate activities of the Orville H. Schell, Jr. Center for International Human Rights.

Deadline:        Applications are due March 1, 2015.

Location:        USA

Organization: Yale Law School

ESPERA Program Advisor with Focus on Small Business Development

09 February 2015

Mary's Pence Funding Women is hoping to hire someone to add to the ESPERA team to develop tools and work with women to increase business skills.  The role will be as ESPERA Program Advisor with Focus on Small Business Development, to work in Central America and Mexico.

Deadline:         Open until filled

Location:         Central America and Mexico

Organization:   Mary's Pence Funding Women

Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Coordinator

09 February 2015

We are looking for a dynamic candidate to play a critical role in coordinating and advising programme teams in monitoring, evaluation and learning. The position is ideal for an ambitious person keen to continue working in international programmes from an organisation-wide perspective. In this varied position you will advise and guide others on MEL best practices and processes, develop and refine peacebuilding MEL tools, provide expert guidance on M&E during project design, and manage M&E specific projects.

Deadline:        Monday 23rd February 2015 at 5pm (UK time)

Location:         United Kingdom

Organization:   International Alert

Global Advocacy Adviser

09 February 2015

The Center seeks a Global Advocacy Adviser who will support the work of the Global Advocacy team in the Global Legal Program, and will report to the Director of Global Advocacy.

Deadline:  February 27, 2015

Location: New York, NY

Organization: Center for Reproductive Rights 

Legal Internship Positions

09 February 2015

Legal interns will make an essential contribution to the work of the Legal Team.

Deadline: February 16, 2015

Location: Hague, Netherlands

Organization: Women’s Initiatives for Gender Justice

Development Assistant: Grant Writer and Editor

06 February 2015

Deadline:         February 23 but the position will remain open until filled.

Location:         New York, NY

Organization:   International Network for Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ESCR-Net) 

Gender experts: ending violence against women specialists

06 February 2015

The gender experts will be members of the Technical Review Group that will help facilitate the Fund’s independent, transparent, and competitive review of all programme proposal submissions in its forthcoming grant-making round.

Deadline: February 25, 2015

Location: Home-based

Organization: UN WOMEN

Prevention Coordinator

06 February 2015

The Prevention Coordinator will be responsible for the coordination of prevention activities under the NYC Regional Prevention Center - Alliance for Sexual Assault Prevention (ASAP) Program. In this role the coordinator will manage the day-to-day program administration and facilitate communication between and among the subcontracting partners, consultants and the Alliance in order to ensure the ASAP Program goals and objectives are met.

Deadline: February 20, 2015

Location: New York, NY

Organization: New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault

Safe Abortion Program Officer

02 February 2015

The Program Officer will assist with the coordination of the regional safe abortion initiative, support the implementation of projects in six countries, organize regional-level meetings and workshops.

Deadline:         Open until filled

Location:         New York, NY

Organization:   IPPF/WHR

Clinical Fellow/Supervising Attorney, International Human Rights Clinic, Duke University School of Law

30 January 2015

The Clinical Fellow/Supervising Attorney will work closely with the Director of the International Human Rights Clinic.  She or he will primarily help supervise student fieldwork in Clinic projects and participate in the planning and teaching of the Clinic advocacy seminar.

Deadline:        March 16, 2015

Location:         Durham, NC

Organization:   Duke Law

Executive Director

30 January 2015

The Executive Director will oversees staff and ensures coherence between the programmatic, administrative, and communications work of the Center. Plans, develops, and implements a comprehensive development program that generates individual donor and foundation support.

Deadline:       Open until filled

Location:        New Brunswick, NJ

Organization:  Center for Women's Global Leadership

Senior Major Gifts Officer

28 January 2015

The new Senior Major Gifts Officer will be responsible for all development activities in key locations including San Francisco, Los Angeles and Seattle, WA. and will build a broader base of major donors throughout this geographic region.

Deadline:           March 1, 2015

Location:           Bay Area, CA, USA

Organization:    Center for Reproductive Rights

Communications Internship summer/autumn 2015

28 January 2015

We are looking for a Communications Intern to join the innovative and challenging work here at WILPF for the summer and autumn of 2015. You will work with web editing, write articles/blog posts for our website, coordinate and contribute pieces to our newsletters, help us promote our causes on social media sites.

Deadline:        March 6, 2015

Location:        Geneva, Switzerland

Organization: Women's International League for Peace and Freedom

Senior Gender Advisor, Cambodia Agricultural

28 January 2015

GRI is currently seeking a Senior Gender Advisor for upcoming agricultural development programs in Cambodia. The Advisor will have overall accountability to ensure strategic development, delivery of project results, and client satisfaction for women’s agricultural development project components.

Deadline:         Open until fillled

Location:         Cambodia

Organization:   Gender Resources Inc.

Gender Specialists, Arab Women’s Enterprise Fund (AWEF)

28 January 2015

GRI is currently seeking short and long term Gender Specialists for the anticipated DFID-funded “Arab Women’s Enterprise Fund” (AWEF) program. The program will seek to increase the participation of 150,000 poor women in focus markets as producers, entrepreneurs, and employees.

Deadline:        Open until fillled

Location:        Middle East

Organization:  Gender Resources Inc.

Gender Advisors, “Unleashing Business for Shared Prosperity in Burma.”

28 January 2015

GRI is currently seeking Gender Advisors for the anticipated DFID-funded “Unleashing Business for Shared Prosperity in Burma.” The program will aim to improve economic opportunities for poor people in Burma by unleashing the potential of business.

Deadline:          Open until filled

Location:          Burma

Organization:    Gender Resources Inc.

Gender and Youth Advisor

22 January 2015

IESC is seeking gender and youth advisors for upcoming USAID-funded programs in Egypt. These programs are anticipated to address a number of topics related to economic including MSME development, facilitating entrepreneurship, improved business enabling environments, and inclusive value chain development in both agricultural and non-agricultural sectors.

Deadline:          Open until filled

Location:          Egypt

Organization:   IESC

Program Officer (Trafficking)

21 January 2015

Equality Now is looking for a Program Officer to implement and shape Equality Now’s program on combatting the sex trafficking and commercial sexual exploitation of women and girls.

Deadline:         Open until filled

Location:         Nairobi, Kenya

Organization:   Equality Now

Sexual and Reproductive Health Specialist

21 January 2015

ICRW is seeking a candidate with expertise in research on sexual and reproductive health/family planning (SRH/FP) and adolescent health, rights and development issues.

Deadline:       Open until filled

Location:       Washington, DC

Organization: ICRW

Human Rights Fellow

18 January 2015

The Center seeks a Human Rights Fellow in the U.S. Policy and Advocacy Program to assist in the development of human rights advocacy strategies and implementation of human rights standards on reproductive rights in the United States.

Deadline:         On a rolling basis

Location:         New York, NY

Organization:  Center for Reproductive Rights

Sr. Technical Officer - Gender

16 January 2015

Sr. Technical Officer - Gender will support integration of gender across its health systems strengthening and promotion programs in reproductive, maternal and newborn health, HIV and gender-based violence.

Deadline:         Open until filled

Location:         US-MD-Baltimore

Organization:   Jhpiego

Fellowship for Historical Dialogue and Accountability

11 January 2015

The Institute for the Study of Human Rights (ISHR) at Columbia University is now accepting applications to its residence Fellowship. The Fellowship will have the opportunity to engage in training, networking, project work, academic and applied study.

Deadline:         March 6, 2015

Location:         New York and Washington, D.C.

Organization:  Alliance for Historical Dialogue and Accountability (AHDA)

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