Monday, November 04, 2013
EMPLOYMENT: OECD Policy Analyst – Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment
The OECD’s Development Co-operation Directorate provides the Secretariat for the Development Assistance Committee’s (DAC) Network on Gender Equality (GENDERNET) - a community of practice which shares experiences and disseminates good practice and innovative approaches on integrating gender perspectives and women’s empowerment into key, and emerging, aspects of development co-operation.
They are seeking a dynamic Policy Analyst to join the GENDERNET team to support the Network’s efforts to:
- Improve the quality, effectiveness and impacts of development co-operation by working to ensure that practice and implementation match global and national commitments to gender equality and women’s empowerment.
- Provide strategic support for integrating gender equality perspectives into the policy priorities of the DAC, including peer reviews and aid statistics.
- Collaborate to influence key global processes.
The position requires strong co-ordination and communication skills and extensive knowledge of gender equality and women’s empowerment in development co-operation. The chosen candidate will be familiar with international debates and thinking, including in relation to the post-2015 development agenda. S/he will have the expertise and experience to help inform wider thinking and will be sought out as a source of expertise by development actors. The successful candidate will report directly to the Principal Co-ordinator of the DAC Network on Gender Equality.