At the heart of Pact is the promise of a better tomorrow. A nonprofit international development organization founded in 1971, Pact works on the ground in nearly 40 countries to improve the lives of those who are challenged by poverty and marginalization. We serve these communities because we envision a world where everyone owns their future. To do this, we build systemic solutions in partnership with local organizations, businesses, and governments that create sustainable and resilient communities where those we serve are heard, capable, and vibrant.
Pact is a recognized global leader in international development. Our staff have a range of expertise in areas including public health, capacity development, governance and civil society, natural resource management, poverty, fragile states, monitoring and evaluation, small-scale and artisanal mining, microfinance and more. This expertise is combined in Pact’s unique integrated approach, which focuses on systemic changes needed to improve people’s lives.
Pact working in Cambodia since 1991, Pact has built Cambodian civil society and strengthened the capacity of institutions run by and for Cambodians to end poverty and injustice.
Pact is recruiting a Women’s Empowerment Advisor for an anticipated entrepreneurship and civic engagement project in Cambodia. This project will focus on supporting women and girls to access the knowledge, tools, and resources necessary to succeed in the marketplace, and to enable constructive civic engagement. The overall goal of the project is to see women and girls improve their socio-economic status.
The Women’s Empowerment Advisor will provide advice and guidance to senior management for programming that provides women and girls with the knowledge, tools, and resources necessary to succeed as entrepreneurs, and to strengthen civic engagement processes and practices. The Advisor will guide an implementing team to develop and implement services that support entrepreneurship, MSME development, strengthening of entrepreneur and business associations, and other strategic initiatives linked to economic empowerment, as well as to support community-led structures that enable constructive citizen engagement across multiple actors. The Advisor will work closely with other senior management to ensure that all project services are designed in a gender aware manner. The Advisor will be part of the Senior Management Team. The position is contingent upon grant funding.
Full Job description for Women's Empowerment Advisor
Pact is committed to gender diversity and interested applicants could submit a current resume and cover letter referencing the position applied for by 21st September 2018 at 5:00 pm (do not include certificates or recommendations) to email: email@example.com.