Compliance, Child Protection and Gender-Based Violence Specialist: Career providing technical expertise and capacity building in protection, sexual and gender-based violence, and safeguarding case management with UN agencies and international foundations (Terre des hommes, Centro de Investigacion Drogas y Derechos Humanos (CIDDH), CHS Alternativo). Runs six communities of practice on safeguarding and protection to foster learning and best practices. Sound research and legal analysis experience and skills in human rights and criminology in the Americas.
Demonstrated Program Manager: Experience managing human rights, mine action, and drug harm reduction programs in Peru and Colombia, bringing knowledge of the program cycle. Strong team supervisor, currently managing a technical staff, and coordinating diverse teams worldwide. Understands human resources, recruitment, and operations processes and applies best practices to improve program implementation.
Skilled in Donor Representation and Partnership Development: Comfortable representing Terre des hommes, CIDDH and UN agencies with other donors and stakeholders, such as international and regional organizations, government agencies such as SDC and USAID, to gain buy-in. Frequently builds capacity to partner staff on operational and institutional risks to improve quality, accountability and delivery of services. Leads working groups on protection, policy development, DDR, and other technical areas to share best practices and learning across donors.
Countries of Work Experience: Colombia, Peru, Georgia, Jordan, Mali, Bangladesh, South Sudan, Burundi, Burkina Faso and Iraq.