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Head of Latin America and the Caribbean

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Girls Not Brides
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London, United Kingdom
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Published 11 days ago

Girls Not Brides is a global organisation focused on creating and sustaining a worldwide movement to end child marriage, and ensuring that this movement leads to tangible change for girls at risk or affected by the practice. We are a global network of over 1,500 civil society organisations in over 100 countries working in partnership to end child marriage.  

Our vision is a world without child marriage where girls and women enjoy equal status with boys and men, and are able to achieve their full potential in all aspects of their lives. Our vision addresses deeply embedded harmful social norms that impact girls, women and their communities.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Head of Latin America and the Caribbean. Based within the Learning and Impact Team, you will report to the Director of Learning and Impact and work closely with global colleagues.

The successful individual will have wide responsibilities including responsibility for strengthening Girls Not Brides’ work and influence in the LAC region, positioning the agenda to address ‘Child Early and Forced Marriage and Unions’ (CEFMU) at the regional and country level, growing our membership base, coalitions and National Partnerships and galvanising impactful collective action in the region to accelerate change. 

We are looking for someone who is a confident networker and has demonstrable experience in a similar senior role.

This role can be located in Mexico, Guatemala or the Dominican Republic and the successful candidate must have the right to work in their chosen location.

The salary and benefits will be dependent on the location of the successful candidate. Please note that this role will be offered on a one year consultancy basis.

Girls Not Brides is a global organisation focused on creating and sustaining a worldwide movement to end child marriage, and ensuring that this movement leads to tangible change for girls at risk or affected by the practice. We are a global…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Application Deadline
    October 24, 2021
  • Education
    Master's Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Managerial

Compensation

See below
The salary and benefits will be dependent on the location of the successful candidate. This role can be located in Mexico, Guatemala or the Dominican Republic.

Benefits

The salary and benefits will be dependent on the location of the successful candidate. This role can be located in Mexico, Guatemala or the Dominican Republic.

The salary and benefits will be dependent on the location of the successful candidate. This role can be located in Mexico, Guatemala or the Dominican Republic.

Level of Language Proficiency

English 100%

Spanish 100%

Portuguese or French desired

English 100%

Spanish 100%

Portuguese or French desired

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in Mexico
Associated Location
Seventh Floor, London, None EC3A 2AD, United Kingdom
65 Leadenhall Street

How to Apply

Further details of the role can be found in the Role Profile available on the Girls Not Brides website: https://girlsnotbrides.livevacancies.co.uk/#/job/details/27?target=frame

To apply for this exciting opportunity, please visit: https://girlsnotbrides.livevacancies.co.uk/#/job/details/27?target=frame

The closing date for this role is 5pm UK time 24th October 2021.

At Girls Not Brides we are committed to the wellbeing, empowerment and rights of children, and to safeguarding children from harm in all of our activities. Girls Not Brides aims to promote an environment of trust and understanding where the welfare of children is paramount. You will be expected to adhere to the Girls Not Brides Child Safeguarding Policy and its Code of Conduct and report any concerns relating to the safeguarding of children in accordance with agreed procedures.

Eligibility: This role can be located in Mexico, Guatemala or the Dominican Republic. All applicants must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work and reside in their chosen location.

Further details of the role can be found in the Role Profile available on the Girls Not Brides website: https://girlsnotbrides.livevacancies.co.uk/#/job/details/27?target=frame

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