Chemonics Gender Equality and Social Integration Consultant Jobs in Kenya

Chemonics Gender Equality and Social Integration Consultant Jobs in Kenya

  • Chemonics seeks a gender equality and social integration (GESI) consultant to work with the SERVIR Support Activity, a joint initiative of USAID and NASA.

  • SERVIR helps developing countries improve environmental management and resilience to climate change by strengthening the capacity of governments and other key stakeholders by integrating Earth observation and geospatial technologies into development decision-making.

  • The SERVIR Support Activity provides technical and operational support to five regional SERVIR hubs, including SERVIR-Eastern and Southern Africa.

  • SERVIR-E&SA is implemented by the Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development (RCMRD).

  • The consultant will develop and lead a series of virtual GESI sensitization and training workshops and develop a GESI strategy for the Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development (RCMRD).

  • This position is remote, with an expected level of effort not to exceed 45 days over a five-month period.

  • We are looking for individuals with a passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world.

    Responsibilities include:

  • Design and lead a series of seven workshops to mainstream an understanding and recognition of GESI topics among RCMRD staff

  • Identify a workshop participant list for RCMRD management group, technical staff, and services staff

  • Design session outlines and content

  • Conduct and facilitate the first workshop series focused on introduction to GESI

  • Conduct and facilitate the second workshop series focused on the development of an RCMRD Gender strategy

  • Conduct and facilitate the third workshop series focused on the outcomes of the two initial workshops

  • Write up a workshop series report summarizing the findings from each session per group and subsequent action items

  • Draft an evaluation on the workshop series for participants that should focus on feedback to be used to guide drafting of a new GESI strategy for RCMRD

  • Share, collect and analyze evaluation outcomes/results

  • Draft an updated gender strategy for RCMRD based on the workshops and results of the evaluation


  • Demonstrated
    experience, preferably at least seven years, implementing gender-responsive programming and mainstreaming, with at least four of these years focused on gender mainstreaming at the institutional level

  • Demonstrated experience, preferably at least five years, creating and delivering capacity building activities across a range of stakeholders

  • Experience conducting assessments and developing guidelines and tools

  • Ability to conceptualize, develop, and implement training programs for various audiences

  • Demonstrated experience with evaluation and analysis of institutional programs and policies

  • Experience working in diverse communities and across social, economic, and cultural differences strongly preferred

  • Experience working in the Eastern and Southern Africa region preferred

  • Demonstrated leadership, versatility, and integrity

  • Fluency in written and oral English

    How to Apply

  • Please send an email with your CV and a one-page cover letter attached describing your anticipated approach to achieve the scope of work and proposed daily rate; and “ Gender equality and social integration consultant” in the subject line to

  • by September 8, 2020. Chemonics will contact finalists.

  • Chemonics is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in its selection and employment practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, or other non-merit factors.

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