Population Services International

Gender Specialist Consultant

Posted Date 4 weeks ago(11/3/2021 10:38 AM)
Job ID
2021-3469
# of Openings
1
Category
Global Operations
Position Location: City
Washington, DC
Region
Population Services International
Position Location: Country
United States

 

AS PART OF ITS NEW BUSINESS ACTIVITIES PSI-CI IS HIRING

 

ONE (01) PROPOSAL WRITING CONSULTANT

 

Based in : Remote               

Consultant Contract : 1 month renewable

 

With more than 45 years of experience working in more than 60 countries, Population Services International (PSI) is the world’s leading non-profit social marketing organization. PSI reimagines healthcare by placing the consumer at the center and wherever possible, providing care directly at their front door. We work to correct market failures, shape future health markets and shift policy and funding to better support consumer empowered healthcare.

 

PSI Cote d’Ivoire is a local platform well established with a current portfolio of projects on HIV, Sanitation and Reproductive Health financed by PEPFAR, USAID and the Dutch and Canadian governments.  Particularly, during the recent years, the portfolio on reproductive health has expanded greatly and the realities demand special consideration of gender which plays an essential role in the access and use of SRH products and services. PSI/CI is looking for a consultant who is experienced in the integration of gender within community projects of health, economic development, education, or others.

 

The aim of this consultant is to draft a technical proposal for submission as part of a call for tenders. The consultant must have excellent understanding of the different disparities that are faced by women, girls, men and boys due to their gender identity; understand the different cultures and practices as well the influences on young girls within different geographic zones of the country; The consultant’s responsibilities will be the following:

  • Collaborate with the PSI team at the national and international level for understanding of the TDR and draft a proposal that responds to the donor’s expectations
  • Assist the program team on better understanding of how to create programs based on gender
  • Write an analysis of the context which will justify the selection of approaches and activities in order to obtain the results required by the donor
  • Undertake the technical leadership of the editorial team in collaboration with the submission coordinator and the PSI/CI team

 

CANDIDATE PROFILE

  • At least 5 years of experience in the implementation of community health, education and/or economic activities
  • Proven expertise on sexual and reproductive health
  • Higher education diploma in Gender studies, Social Sciences or similar
  • You must have excellent writing skills in French

 

What would captivate us?

  • Experience in the region: You have recently carried out a similar job in West Africa or in Cote d’Ivoire
  • Employee Schedule: You are capable of working in a team from different backgrounds
  • Bilingual: You are bilingual (French and English)

Application File:

 

Send your CV to grh@psici.org with the subject line “PROPOSAL WRITING CONSULTANT”

 

Deadline :  5 November 2021

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