Senior Program Officer, Gender Equality and Social Inclusion

JOHN HOPKINS Center for Communication Programs

Dar es Salaam 09/07/21 -30/09/21


Background and project description

Johns Hopkins University
Center for Communication Programs (Referred as ‘CCP’)
an American NGO registered to operate in Tanzania as an Organization limited by
guarantee and is domiciled in Tanzania. On 22nd January 2008, the Organization
was issued a Certificate of Compliance No 1982 as a Non-Governmental
Organization (NGO), having met the requirement of the NGO status.


Breakthrough ACTION is USAID’s flagship social behavior change
(SBC) project. It is a

partnership led by CCP, in collaboration with Save the Children,
ThinkAction, ideas42, Camber Collective, the International Center for Research
on Women, and Viamo. The project works in partnership with governments, civil
society and communities to implement creative and sustainable SBC programming,
nurture SBC champions, mainstream new techniques and technologies and advocate for
strategic and sustained investment in SBC.


2.       General
position summary/purpose:

The Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs (CCP) is
seeking a Senior Program Officer for Gender Equality and Social Inclusion to
provide technical assistance on gender integration and gender transformative
programming and develop staff and institutional capacity in gender integration
across the organization’s global portfolio of programs. The Senior Program
Officer will strengthen gender integration in CCP’s flagship Social and
Behavior Change (SBC) program (Breakthrough ACTION), as well as provide
technical guidance to other CCP projects across the globe. The Senior Program
Officer will also lead efforts to mainstream gender equality into CCP business
practices, including hiring, promotion, supportive policies and
anti-discrimination, ensuring connections with CCP’s Anti-Racism work. The
Senior Program Officer will contribute to the Center’s overall strategic plan,
business development and specific Center-wide initiatives, as well as working
with the Communications Director to expand the promotion of the Center’s work
on gender equality and social inclusion. In all aspects of the work, the Senior
Program Officer is expected to provide leadership and direction, whilst ensuring
a collaborative, inclusive and participatory approach with CCP’s diverse staff
around the world in order to foster a culture of shared commitment to gender


3.       Minimum qualifications (mandatory):

Master’s degree
(M.A., MHS, MPH) in relevant field required.

Five years related
experience in gender integration and SBC in international settings

(see special knowledge, skills and abilities below for what is considered relevant

English language
fluency in speaking, listening, reading and writing.


Preferred qualifications:

Ten years related
experience strongly preferred.

French working
proficiency strongly preferred.

of application:

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 Applications will be accepted until the

is filled.

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