Gender Specialist- AHP Project

Job title: Gender Specialist- AHP Project

Company: Plan International

Job description: This position holder is responsible to develop uniform approaches to their specialist area across the Consortium partners. To provide technical assistance to all activity streams of the project from a gender, equality and inclusion lens as well as in M&E process including Gender Assessment and baseline survey. To provide Technical supports during TNA for developing curriculum and materials on CPiE and EiE issues to address the Gender dimension. To provide technical assistance to all consortium partner organizations for developing their gender mainstreaming plan. To have understanding on Plan as organization, its programs, approach with special emphasis on Plan’s Policy on Gender Equality and Plan’s gender transformative approach and its implementation in programs/projects. To develop inclusive communication materials specially gender equality messages for men and boys and transgender adolescents for the AHP consortium. To take the lead role in developing the gender equality strategy and gender action plan for the consortium with the participation of other agencies. Lead the process to review the strategy based on the context changes. develop a comprehensive capacity building package including the provision of staff training with action plan for operations. Also, encourage all agencies to allocate budget against plans. To provide on-site technical support for ensuring quality gender equality in implementation.

The role & Scope

  • Take the lead role in developing the gender equality strategy and gender action plan for the consortium with the participation of other agencies. Lead the process to review the strategy based on the context changes.
  • The Gender Specialist hosted by Plan International will help build the capacity of all agencies on Gender sensitive and gender transformative approaches especial focus on gender in emergency
  • Develop inclusive communication materials specially gender equality messages for men and boys and transgender adolescents for the AHP consortium.
  • Networking/Partnership
  • Monitoring, learning and sharing
  • Managing and reporting on their budgets to the Consortium Manager and host agency

What we’re looking for

We are looking for a Bangladeshi Nation who is competent and committed professional holding At least Masters in Social Science, disaster management, development studies, women and gender studies, law or anthropology with at 3 – 4 years’ experience in working on gender in emergency, gender equality, women’s rights, child –youth rights related projects in National and/or International Organizations. Prior experience of working in greater Chittagong Division is a plus, preferably in international development organization as well as good understanding & knowledge about Humanitarian architecture of the Rohingya Response its operating and regulatory environment. Required to have excellent communication skills (written and verbal) in English & Bangla. Understanding and speaking local language of Cox’s Bazar or Chittagong is an advantage.

Only Bangladeshi nationals are invited to Apply and this position is subject to funding.

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About Plan International

Plan International is an independent development and humanitarian organization that advances children’s rights and equality for girls. Plan International envisages a world in which all children and young people realise their full potential, a vision now shared by the 193 Heads of State and Government who adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in September 2015.

We believe in the power and potential of every child. This is often suppressed by poverty, violence, exclusion and discrimination. Its girls who are most affected. Plan International’s new Global Strategy aims to transform the lives of 100 million girls by implementing an integrated programme and influence approach.

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Closing Date: 6 September 2020

Early submission is strongly encouraged as application collection and selection process will go simultaneously. Only short listed candidates will be communicated for interview. Any form of persuasion in the selection process will automatically disqualify the candidacy.

Expected salary:

Location: Cox’s Bazar, Chittagong

Job date: Sat, 29 Aug 2020 07:52:15 GMT

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