Norwegian Church Aid: Policy advisor

Norwegian Church Aid (NCA) Southern Africa
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Sunday, 8 December, 2013
Opportunity type: 
Employment

Norwegian Church Aid (NCA) is a faith based Norwegian NGO working for global justice. The organisation Policy Office for Southern Africa, based in Pretoria, works on economic, gender and climate justice. NCA supports civil society organisations in the region who aim to build citizens' capacity to influence and participate in policy formulation and implementation.

Norwegian Church Aid seeks to appoint a Policy advisor, based in Pretoria.

The person will be coordinating policy and advocacy work related to NCA strategic priority areas, in particular our work on climate justice. It is also expected that the advisor will provide some support on our economic justice work and Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E).

The advisor will provide strategic development of our policy portfolio, develop, supervise and monitor plans and budgets and work closely with partners organizations across the region.

Requirements:

  • Minimum of three year university degree;
  • Excellent understanding of policy processes and advocacy;
  • Minimum of three years of experience from working in civil society networks;
  • Experience within the areas of climate justice and/or economic justice and experience with M&E are requirements;
  • Exposure to working with faith based organizations will be an advantage.

Starting date: As soon as possible.

The Norwegian Church Aid offers competitive salary and benefits such as provident fund, life and disability insurance.

To apply, submit a CV, certified copies of certificates and transcripts, contacts details /addresses of at least two recent references and motivation letter to ncasa@nca.no.

Please quote the source of this advertisement in your application - NGO Pulse Portal.

NCA does not discriminate any applicants or employees on the basis of e.g. colour, gender, religion, sexual orientation or HIV status.

For more about Norwegian Church Aid, refer to www.kirkensnodhjelp.no/en.

For other vacancies in the NGO sector, refer to www.ngopulse.org/vacancies.

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