Senior Resilience and Climate Adviser

NGO Jobs / UN Jobs Vacancy

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Organization: ActionAid
Closing date: 7 Feb 2021

ActionAid is an international charity that works with women and girls living in poverty. Our dedicated local staff are ending violence against women and girls and helping change lives, for good. We won’t stop until women and girls are out of danger, out of poverty and on track to create the future they want.

The role of Senior Resilience and Climate Specialist will have a strong understanding and practical experience of resilience and climate programming (including DRR, sustainable agriculture, urban resilience, climate adaptation, natural resource management etc) and resource mobilisation for an international organisation.
Strong understanding of, and experience in, feminist, and women- and human rights-based approaches.

Experience in documenting programme evidence and undertaking programme research.

Experience of strategic resilience and climate related policy efforts.
Experience of working in humanitarian contexts, including in conflict/insecure environments, on resilience and climate programming.

Please note that this role is being offered as a 2 year fixed term contract.

ActionAid is committed to driving improvement through digital channels, tools and ways of working. We will ensure that we provide the technology and the training to enable all staff to perform their roles to the best of their abilities. In return, we ask that all staff are committed to continually improving their digital skills and knowledge within the working environment. Our recruitment processes will evaluate the digital skills of all applicants.

ActionAid is committed to supporting flexible working. If you would like to discuss flexible working options, including the possibility of a job share for this role, there will be space to do so during the interview process.

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