JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Formulation of a Programme to prevent Gender Based Violence (GBV)

JOB / DESCRIPTION DU TRAVAILLE
POSITION:KE2 – Expert in programming EU external aid
COUNTRY / PAYS: Dominican Republic
Santo Domingo and some provinces
STARTING DATE / DATE DE DEMARRAGE: April/May 2019
DURATION / DUREE: 2 month
GENERAL OBJECTIVE / OBJECTIVE GENERAL: The overall objective of the mission is to contribute to good programming and an effective implementation of EU cooperation actions in the Dominican Republic (DR).
PARTICULAR PURPOSE, APPLICATION SERVICES AND EXPECTED RESULTS / OBJECTIVES PARTICULIERS, SERVICES DEMANDES ET RÉSULTATS A ATTEINDRE:
The purpose of this contract is to assist the EU Delegation to the DR in the preparation of a Programme to prevent gender-based violence in all its manifestations. In particular, the programme will aim at improving good governance in public management of the response to gender-based violence, fostering mainly prevention (with a special focus on children and youth), awareness and early detection as well as collection and dissemination of data.
QUALIFICATION: Qualifications and skills ·
Master’s Degree Academic level or equivalent professional experience in the fields of political science, development studies, economics, law, social sciences or a related discipline or, in its absence, at least 15 years of equivalent professional experience.

General professional experience ·
At least 12 years’ experience in the sector related to the lot. ·
Good knowledge of EU programmes and procedures and in particular formulation of external aid programmes.

Specific professional experience ·
Proven experience in formulation and design of EU external aid programmes and in particular of social development programmes ·
Proven experience managing EU budget support programmes: sector policy support programmes’ review and assessment of eligibility with general and specific conditions versus disbursement indicators for the release of the fixed and variable tranches. ·
Proven experience in institution strengthening/capacity building programmes. ·
Solid understanding of the GBV context in DR or in the region, previous working experience in a related field will be an advantage. ·
Good knowledge of the DR government structure and policies will be an asset. ·
Knowledge of the DR civil society sector, including women organisations will be an advantage. ·
Sound knowledge on designing programmes based on the Rights-based Approach. ·
Proven experience in conducting related desktop research, systemic reviews and surveys, especially in the field of good governance and human rights.
Language Proficiency in Spanish (writing, speaking, reading).
SPECIFIC EXPERIENCE / EXPÉRIENCE SPÉCIFIQUE: .
WORK LANGUAGE / LANGUE DE TRAVAIL: SPANISH
APPLY / POSTULER: Semira Mihreteab T.  e-mail
DATE LINE / DATE LIMITE: 21/03/2019