Gender and Social Inclusion Adviser

Honiara, Solomon Islands
Apply by 1 July 2018
Senior-level , Long-term consulting assignment
Posted on 4 June 2018

Job Description

About you
Do you have experience in gender and or social inclusion? Do you want to work on a program that makes a difference? Then, this opportunity is right for you!

About the role
The SIJP (Solomon Islands Justice Program) GESI (Gender and Social Inclusion) Adviser will work closely with the Justice Sector GESI Strategic Adviser to familiarize, adopt and implement the Justice Sector Gender and Social Inclusion Strategy to be supported by the GESI Strategic Adviser. The Adviser will be responsible for the following:

  • Gender and Social Inclusion
  • Family Violence

The Terms of Reference detailing responsibilities and selection criteria can be found here: Terms of Reference

About the program
Cardno has been engaged by DFAT to manage the Solomon Islands Resource Facility (SIRF).

SIRF is an integrated facility that delivers both Technical Assistance and Deployee Support Services in Solomon Islands. The Facility conducts procurement and contract management of technical assistance and supports performance management; provides support services for Australian Government’s deployees and technical advisers; and financial management and reporting including monitoring and evaluation of the Facility.

The Facility is a critical source of operational support to DFAT, programs and technical advisers as they attempt to navigate a shifting operating context, consolidate previous achievements while also prioritising new ways of working to ensure Australia’s assistance better achieves service delivery impact.

The Solomon Islands Governance Program is supported by SIRF and the successful candidate will be recruited through SIRF.

This position will be remunerated in line with the Australian Government’s Adviser Remuneration Framework Long Term Adviser Monthly Rate Tables and will fall within Discipline Group B, Job Level 3. The level at which the Adviser is engaged will be based on the successful candidate’s relevant experience.

How to apply
To apply for this position please click the “apply” button below. Your application must include the following:

  • Your CV; and
  • Completed application form in lieu of a cover letter (Application Form)

For any questions about this position, please contact quoting the position title in your email subject line.

The deadline for submissions is 23.59pm, Sunday 1 July 2018 (SI local time).

Cardno is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to Child Protection in all fields. Successful applicants may be required to provide a police clearance certificate.

About the Organization

Cardno has a 40-year history of working in partnership with developing countries to deliver solutions for sustainable development. Through the expertise of professionals operating in more than 100 countries, we investigate the causes of poverty and focus on improving the physical, economic and social infrastructure that sustains communities.