Regional Advocacy and Policy Advisor – West Africa
Competitive INGO salary, Based in Accra, Ghana
With a brand new corporate strategy, it’s an exciting time of development and growth at WaterAid. As WaterAid works to give 25 million more of the world’s poorest people access to clean water and sanitation by 2015, it is enhancing our activities in West Africa – broadening the scope of what we do in this region, in order to have more of an impact on people’s day-to-day lives.
You’ll help achieve this – building on the work we’ve done to date you will support our country programmes in their policy and advocacy work as well as shaping the regional agenda by engaging with regional institutions. You will coordinate our policy analysis and research, and to support our strategies relating to rights, advocacy, citizens’ engagement and governance. With knowledge of research methods and policy analysis, you will be familiar with West Africa’s political structure and culture, and will have experience of campaigning work and developing training.
This post is offered on a one year fixed term contract.
Closing date: 12 November 2009
First interviews: w/c 16th November 2009
For more, visit: http://www.wateraid.org/international/get_involved/jobs/7922.asp