AAN Associates - We are an international development and communication consulting firm providing advisory and implementation services to bi/multilateral donors, UN agencies, public entities, and non-profit organizations.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Community Engagement Expert (Child Protection; Female Genital Mutilation and End Child Marriage)
Locations: Nigeria, Niger, Mali, Guinea and Ghana
AAN Associates is looking for 'Community Engagement Expert' for a Multi-Country evaluation in West and Central Africa Region.
The consultants must have experience on monitoring and evaluation of Child Protection, FGM and CM Programming and community engagement approaches.
Scope of Work:
Evaluation in 5 countries (Nigeria, Niger, Mali, Guinea and Ghana).
Master or Bachelor's Degree in Social Studies in Community Work, Humanities, Development Studies, Behavior Change or related studies.
Following are the key requirements for the potential experts:
A minimum of 07 years of professional experience in the field of community liaison and community engagement, inter-communal relations, behavior change communications or related areas is required
Research and Evaluation experience for development and humanitarian projects/programme in Africa or similar regions is required
Must be familiar with Community Engagement programming and approaches preferably for Child Protection, end Child Marriage (ECM) and Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)
Knowledge and understanding of the African problem (FGM & CM), and understanding of the mechanisms by which socio-historic narratives in society are constructed and remedied is desirable
Good knowledge of UN/UNICEF approaches;
Demonstrated ability to work with patience remotely while maintaining impartiality and confidentiality is highly desirable
Excellent team-building and interpersonal skills;
Understanding/experience in designing, implementing and evaluating behavior change and community engagement programmes/activities
Excellent training skills;
Past track record of project evaluation or research
Ability to analyze community perceptions and develop indicators and relevant questions
Must be fluent in both English and French.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their short Profile and updated CV to: email@example.com using the "Job Title" as subject of the mail.