Gender Specialist- Child Bride to Bookworm - Christmas Calendar Project

Job Description

Title: Gender Specialist- Child Bride to Bookworm - Christmas Calendar Project

Company Name: Plan International Bangladesh

Vacancy: Not specific

Job Location: Dhaka

Employment Status: Contractual

Educational Requirements:
∎ Master's degree preferably in social science, Sociology, Development Studies, Gender and Development, International Affairs, Law or other relevant field

Experience Requirements:
∎ 3 to 7 year(s)

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Plan believes that gender equality is central to achieving our vision for change. Achieving gender equality is therefore a core objective of Plan's work as an organization dedicated for child rights. Plan's commitment to gender equality is based on the international standards established by the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) and the Convention on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW).
∎ In view of the above the Gender Specialist will be responsible to steer the promotion of Gender Equality and Inclusion in the organization including through 100% programmes being gender aware and inclusive, a strong gender and vulnerabilities analysis underpinning all projects, the gender lens being incorporated in advocacy initiatives, and to facilitate that 100% programmes will be gender transformative by 2022.

Additional Requirements:
∎ We are looking for a passionate team member who is capable of developing and implementing gender transformative programs especially using gender mainstreaming tools across project cycles. 3 - 7 years' Experience in working on gender equality, women's rights, child-youth rights related projects in National and /or International Organizatios. Knowledge and experience on development and management on women's' and girls' empowerment is mandatory. Demonstrated ability to develop and implement gender transformative programs especially using gender mainstreaming tools across project cycles.

Salary:
∎ BDT. 120,000.00 - 130,000.00 (Monthly CTC) along with other benefits i.e., Life insurance and hospitalization benefit and leave.

Job Source: Bdjobs.com Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 25 Sep 2021

Company Information:
∎ 14 Sep 2021
∎ Plan International Bangladesh
∎ Business : Founded 80 years ago, Plan International is one of the oldest and largest children`s development organisations in the world. We work in 52 countries across Africa, Asia and the Americas to promote child rights and lift millions of children out of poverty. In 2015, Plan International worked with 100 million children in 85,282 communities. Plan International is independent, with no religious, political or governmental affiliations but having a vision of a world in which all children realize their full potential in societies that respect people`s rights and dignity.
Plan International has been operating in Bangladesh since 1994. Plan International seeks to ensure the rights of children to education, health, safe water and sanitation, protection, youth social and economic empowerment and climate change, environmental degradation and natural or man-made disaster hazards throughout the country.

Category: NGO/Development