As a member of the Programme Development & Quality (PDQ) Team, the Child Protection and Adolescents & Youth Specialist (CPYS) will be responsible for developing and articulating a full spectrum Child Protection and Adololescents & Youth strategy. In close coordination with the program operations team, the CPYS will provide technical guidance and oversight in the development, implementation, monitoring and reporting of all CP and adolescents/youth activities and ensure that CP and youth interventions are implemented in a high quality and timely manner. This includes developing and implementing technical capacity building plans for SCI and partners staff.
The CPYS with other technical specialists across all thematic areas in the development and implementation of integrated quality programming across all thematic areas. The CPYS will be a technical lead on developing high quality concept notes and proposals in close coordination with awards, partner organizations and the field teams.
CPYS will develop and maintain strong relationships with Government, UN, INGOs and local partners. In addition to ensuring program development and quality, S/he will represent SCI and actively participate on Child Protection Sub-cluster/working groups, be an active participant in the regional adolescents/youth community of practice, and closely collaborates with SCI advocacy and communications team.
The CPYS ensures strategic and technical links to regional, global and Member thematic technical capacity groups for strategic alignment and advocacy purposes.
SCI is in Iraq is responding to humanitarian needs that evolving frequently, the role holder will be expected to work outside the normal role profile and be able to work beyond working hours.
For more information or to apply, visit: http://undpjobs.net/vacancy/child-protection-and-adolescents-youth-specialist-cpys-194888.