Senior Policy Advisor

Development Source, LLC an HR and recruiting firm is seeking to assist a non-profit international health organization fill a Senior Policy Advisor role in Africa.

The senior technical position reports to the organization's Vice President for Africa and works closely with the VP to provide strategic guidance and technical assistance for the policy and advocacy activities in the Africa region.

The position is responsible for developing and implementing strategies to improve the enabling environment in support of women's ability to exercise their sexual and reproductive rights, with a focus on post abortion care.

She/he facilitates and builds the capacity of regional networks to support the mission of the organization. In addition, she/he will promote awareness and understanding of the issues that the organization addresses and of the organization itself among diverse audiences including the mass media.

Among core requirements are -

  • Advance degree preferred in public health or other relevant discipline 8+ years of relevant experience

  • Demonstrated leadership and technical skills in areas of responsibility

  • Excellent communications and writing skills

  • Africa regional experience

  • Ability to present organisation externally, including knowledge of regional and international news media

    Deadline: 25 May.

    For more information,contact: jfields[at]developmentsourcellc.com

    Tel: (233) 024 6584537 (if calling from Africa )
    Tel: (703) 823-1269 (if calling from US)