Public Association “Ukrainian Helsinki Human Rights Union” announces call for proposals for vacant position of gender advisor

24.09.2014

The gender advisor (on part time work) will be responsible for:

·      Developing gender equality strategy and action plan that is integrated into projects work plans.

·      Assisting in the ongoing implementation of the gender equality strategy and action plans.

·      Assisting in ensuring integration of gender equality as a cross-cutting theme in all aspects of the projects.

·      Assisting in monitoring results against the indicators.

·      Strengthening implementing organizations’ and partners’ gender equality knowledge and capacity.

·      Other related duties as required.

We expect that gender advisor will provide his/her skills, knowledge and expertise focusing on the achievements of the following results:

·      advancing women’s equal participation together with men

·      supporting women and girls in the realization of their rights

·      reducing gender inequalities within target groups that can influence participation, roles and responsibilities, division of labor, decision-making, access to and control over resources, and the distribution of benefits among different groups of beneficiaries

Requirements for candidates:

·      Higher education (Master Degree in human rights, political science, international relations, social sciences).

·      3-5 years of working experience in the human rights or closely related field, particularly in gender mainstreaming and women’s human rights.

·      Knowledge of methodologies and best practices for promoting gender equality, equity and women empowerment in general and in Ukraine in particular.

·      Experience in gender integration in program design, implementation, monitoring, evaluation and gender analysis of project data.

·      Ability to lead strategic planning, program development and implementation, results-based management and reporting.

·      The ability to work in team.

·      Strong writing, facilitation, and presentation skills.

·      Negotiation skills (capacity to work with diverse partners including government, donors and civil society).

·      Strong IT skills.

·      Fluency in Ukrainian and Russian (verbal and written skills), knowledge of English.

Please, send your resume (CV), a short motivation letter and your salary expectations to email address VacancyUGSPL@gmail.com till 18.00 on October 1, 2014.

The head of your letter should mandatory include: [GA].

Short-listed candidates will be invited for interview. After the selection decision has been made, all interviewed candidates are contacted either to offer the position or to let them know they weren’t successful on the competition.

Ukrainian Helsinki Human Rights Union is Association of 29 human rights organizations that work to protect human rights and fundamental freedoms. For more information on the activities of the Union can be found at www.helsinki.org.ua.


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