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Opportunity: Pool of Gender Experts


Project qualification
TitlePool of Gender Experts
Country/LocationWorldwide
Starting dateJanuary 2015
Durationna
DescriptionFemconsult is looking to expand its pool of gender experts:

We are seeking consultants - both men and women - with a varied mix of operational and technical skills and with experience in promoting gender equality, gender equity, gender mainstreaming and/ or women’s empowerment in the context of development projects/ programmes in a variety of sectors.

If you are interested in possible assignments please register into our online Experts Database.
Deadline for submission of candidaturesContinuously

Candidatures qualification
QualificationGender Experts
Category1/2/3
NationalityAll nationalities
RequirementsWe are looking especially for experts with the following qualifications:

Education/ training
• Advanced degree in socio-economics or associated fields (education, humanitarian studies, gender studies, international relations, international law, women's or children's rights etc.)

Professional Experience
• A minimum of 5 years combining gender and development cooperation in design, planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of interventions in Africa, Asia or Latin America;
• Demonstrable knowledge of gender issues and their relevance in socio-economic development project/programmes;
• Promoting gender equality/equity and or gender mainstreaming;
• Knowledge of one or more of the following fields would be an asset: gender-based violence issues; timesaving infrastructure for women; ownership rights of women; promotion of women in the labour market; or promotion of women’s participation in official decision making bodies;
• Excellent analytical skills;
• Strong and effective oral and written communication skills;
• Ability to work in a diverse, multi-cultural setting with sensitivity to the local context.

Language
Fluency in English, and/or French/Spanish/Portuguese
Required CV formatEU format English

If you wish to submit your candidature, please register.