Counterpart International recruits 01 Economic Empowerment Specialist
Counterpart International helps people build better lives and more durable futures, community by community. We equip individuals, organizations and communities-our counterparts- to become solution creators in their own families, communities, regions and countries. We work with them in some of the world’s most challenging places to tackle social, economic, environmental, health and governance issues that threaten their lives and undermine their futures.
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Nigerien Nationals are strongly encouraged to apply
Counterpart International is currently seeking aEconomic Empowerment Specialistfor the implementation of the anticipated USAID-funded Youth Connect projectwhich will seek to equipvulnerable young women and men in Niger with the skills, networks, and capital for increasedstrategic economic opportunities in Niger. This position is contingent upon award of the Program to Counterpart International.
The Economic Empowerment Specialistwill lead activities related to all four of the Program’s objectives as they relate to employment and entrepreneurship skills building and access to income generation activities for young people. The Economic EmpowermentSpecialistwill be at the forefront of ensuring thatappropriatetechnical skill building interventions and access to markets and business networksare integrated into the Program, especially for youth living in conflict areas and at risk for engagement in CVE. He/Shewill work with a range of stakeholders (civil society, government, the private sector, and international and regional partners) to ensure that the Program promotes inclusion and contributes to increased economic opportunities among vulnerable young people.
|Note: Only qualified candidates will be contactedClosing date of application: October 18, 2019
To apply, please follow this link: https://careers2-counterpart.icims.com/jobs/1226/economic-empowerment-specialist/job