CARE West Bank & Gaza is looking for a committed professional to the values of Transformation, Integrity, Diversity, Equality, and Excellence to fill the following vacancy:
Gender Coordinator (Job# 3/2018)
Summary: The Gender Coordinator (GC) will oversee and ensure gender mainstreaming in all “Women and Youth Entrepreneurs Leading Change” project, or OBADER, funded by the Global Affairs of Canada (GAC). The OBADER initiative will be implemented over a 4-year period (April 2018-2022) by CARE in south and central West Bank and Gaza, in collaboration with local partners. OBADER is planning to enhance the economic empowerment and increase the prosperity of low-income women and female and male youth as entrepreneurs and employees in central (including Nablus) and south of West Bank and Gaza (WBG).
The GC will primarily provide leadership for all gender related activities under all project in addition to the responsibility of the direct implementation of the first component of OBADER project that aims to reduced gender-specific barriers to entrepreneurship for women and youth, with a particular focus on handicrafts/embroidery, food processing/agribusiness, and non-traditional enterprises.
The GC will ensure building staff and partner capacity on gender related issues to enhance the project implementation and will promote learning within the project and the organization and works with the project manager, project’s team and other relevant staff in CARE WBG to expand the network of CARE WB&G’s collaborators by seeking out and forming professional relationships with the partners, other organizations, institutions and potential local donors.
Location: West Bank
Start date: Immediately
Position type: full-time 40 hours/week
The full job descriptions and the position’s educational and technical experience requirements can be sent upon request to [email protected]
Only applicants who have the required qualities, experience, and skills will be considered. Interested applicants must include (a) A resume (in English) and (b) a cover letter explaining their suitability for the position (in English)
Please submit your application by e- mail to [email protected] to the attention of the HR Department no later than 6 July 2018 and include the job number (3/2018) in the subject line and cover letter.
Applications received after this date or that do not meet the qualifications above will not be considered. Only short listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Applications from female candidates are strongly encouraged
CARE International promotes the principle of Equal Opportunity for all