USPSC Humanitarian Protection Advisor
USAID/Bureau for Humanitarian Assistance (BHA)
About the organization
**Please visit www.bhajobs.net for the full solicitation for this position.**
**For the complete list of duties and responsibilities for this position, please view the solicitation at www.bhajobs.net.**
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Serve as an expert source of information and analysis of humanitarian protection issues for BHA. Provide expert technical recommendations on all issues related to humanitarian protection, particularly GBV prevention and response, CP, PSS, and general
• Serve as the primary Humanitarian Protection Advisor on-call for the Response Unit readiness
• Help coordinate with BHA Policy and regional teams on development and implementation of articulate policies, positions, and communications materials on protection issues for BHA and USAID in
• Prepare TPQ senior management and BHA senior leadership, when necessary, to speak on protection issues before United Nations (UN) bodies, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), Congress, other parts of the USG, and
• Develop and maintain cooperative working relationships with UN agencies, NGOs, coordination bodies, and relevant USG offices.
• Respond to relevant congressional and public inquiries and speak to various visiting groups about protection issues impacting crisis-affected populations.
• Represent BHA's progress on protection issues in written and oral presentations through participation in weekly and monthly protection technical working groups related to USG and USAlD policies and commitments on protection.
**For the education and experience requirements for this position, please view the solicitation at www.bhajobs.net.**
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION
(Determines basic eligibility for the position. Offerors who do not meet all of the education and experience factors are considered NOT qualified for the position.)
Bachelor's degree with significant study in or pertinent to the specialized field, including but not limited to: social services, international relations, human rights, humanitarian affairs, public health, gender studies, disaster management, or a related field plus a minimum of five (5) years of experience working on humanitarian protection, gender, Accountability to Affected Populations (AAP), Protection from Sexual Exploitation and Abuse (PSEA), Child Protection (CP), Gender-based Violence (GBV) prevention and response, or Psychosocial Support (PSS) issues. Two (2) years of the relevant experience must be directly related to advising, assessing, designing, monitoring, managing, implementing, or evaluating humanitarian protection, CP, GBV prevention and response, and PSS programming in fragile or disaster-affected contexts.
Master's degree with significant study in or pertinent to the specialized field, including but not limited to: social services, international relations, human rights, humanitarian affairs, public health, gender studies, disaster management, or a related field plus a minimum of three (3) years of experience working on
$106,823 - $138,868
Contact email: [email protected]
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