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  • Organization: Plan International
  • Location: Kenya
  • Grade: Mid/Senior - Internationally recruited position - Mid/Senior level
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Women's Empowerment and Gender Mainstreaming
    • Emergency Aid and Response
    • Project and Programme Management
  • Closing Date: 2017-06-03

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Gender in Emergencies (GiE) Specialist

Kenya (Kenya)

The Role

The Gender in Emergencies Specialist will work with response teams across the three countries, the CO gender specialists and the RO gender advisor to ensure all response programmes are gender aware, gender sensitive, and where required, are also gender transformative. Working with Emergency Response Managers who are responsible for providing strategic and operational oversight to emergency responses in respective countries, the gender in emergencies specialist will have the mandate to deliver on the objectives as per the terms of reference. The position will report to the regional Head of Disaster Risk Management.

The Person

The incumbent should have a demonstrable minimum of 7 years work experience in gender in emergency, have good communications and facilitation skills, excellent proposal review and writing, the ability to travel at a short notice as well as willing to spend 50% of the time in the three countries.

Please note that only applications and CVs written in English will be accepted. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. The position title should be clearly indicated within the email subject.

Applications should be sent to: plan.resajob@plan-international.org

For more information on Terms of reference, follow the link;https://plan-international.org/sites/files/plan/tor_-_gender_in_emergency_specialist.pdf

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