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Director of Strategy and Advocacy

GI-ESCR is seeking candidates for the position of Director of Strategy and Advocacy. As a key advocacy strategist, the Director of Strategy and Advocacy will work alongside the Executive Director to ensure the highest standards of quality and effectiveness in GI-ESCR's various advocacy efforts and to help transform GI-ESCR's programmes and research into concrete improvements in human rights practice.

The successful candidate will be an effective leader, strategic thinker and compelling communicator. He/she will have a thorough knowledge of economic and social rights and a deep understanding of the nature of key human rights concerns, as well as of relevant political, social, legal, economic, cultural, ethnic, racial and gender issues.

Experience of fundraising, working in a key leadership role and managing people and teams is expected. The nature of this role requires excellent political judgement, as well as the ability to identify and address risks and opportunities, manage conflicting demands, meet deadlines, adjust priorities and manage budgets.

 

GI-ESCR is seeking candidates for the position of Director of Strategy and Advocacy. As a key advocacy strategist, the Director of Strategy and Advocacy will work alongside the Executive Director to ensure the highest standards of…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Start Date
    September 1, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    July 2, 2021
  • Education
    Master's Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Managerial

Level of Language Proficiency

Fluency in English is required. Knowledge of other languages such as Spanish and French are an asset.

Fluency in English is required. Knowledge of other languages such as Spanish and French are an asset.

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in the world
Associated Location
5217 London Road, Duluth, MN 55804, United States

How to Apply

All the information related to the position are on the job description, including the details on how to apply.

For more information on this position, find the full job description here.

Deadline for applications is 02 July 2021, 23.59 hrs. (Mexico City: UTC/GMT -5 hrs.)

Please apply by filling in the online form here and uploading a cover letter and your resume (in Word or PDF format) directly on the form.

Please note that we will only take applications received through the online form.

All the information related to the position are on the job description, including the details on how to apply.

For more information on this position, find the full job description…

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