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Opportunity: Pool of Gender Experts

Project qualification
TitlePool of Gender Experts
Starting dateJanuary 2018
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
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.

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

If you wish to submit your candidature, please register.