SRHR Africa Trust: Regional Adolescent Manager

SRHR Africa Trust
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Friday, 19 January, 2018
Opportunity type: 
Employment

SAT is an innovative organisation with a regional footprint working to improve gender equality and systems for sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) of girls, adolescents and young women.
 
SAT operates as a regional Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) covering eastern abd southern Africa, with offices in Botswana, Malawi, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe and South Africa (Regional office) and some 40 partner organisations across the region. SAT supports the Maputo Plan of Action on SRHR and SDGs 3 and five and is committed to implementing The Girl Plan for improved gender equality and SRHR in communities, districts, several countries and at African Union level.

SAT seeks to appoint a Regional Adolescent SRHR Manager to be based in Johannesburg.

Responsibilities:

Working with the Regional Programmes team based in Johannesburg, the Regional Adolescent SRHR Manager will be responsible for:

  • Driving and managing SAT Girl Plan (also for boys) and increasing adolescent access to SRHR
  • Developing and implementing cutting-edge training for capacity, leadership and advocacy on adolescent SRHR and The Girl Plan
  • Contribute to SAT’s internal and external communication strategy ensuring substantial growth of the SAT reach
  • Support SAT’s resource mobilisation activities aimed at strengthening the Girl Plan and other SRHR programmes
  • Represent SAT in various spaces and advocate for The Girl Plan and adolescent SRHR issue

Requirements:

  • Minimum of five years’ experience working in the SRHR environment in the region
  • Knowledge SRHR, HIV, Advocacy, Health, Education in the region
  • Masters Degree level in a relevant field (Health, Education, Gender, Development)
  • Self-motivated, able to work under pressure and deliver on deadlines
  • Analytical, report writing and general communication skills
  • Computer literacy skills in Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Mature and ethical individual with high personal standards of trustworthiness, honesty and accountability
  • Be able and willing to travel in the Region

SAT Offers:

  • Regional, global and national exposure in SRHR and HIV programming
  • The opportunity to hone your skills in leadership, networking, change management, donor relationship management, and public health
  • A professional working environment in the heart of Rosebank
  • A competitive, market related salary package based on experience, qualifications and skills

To apply, send a motivating letter together with your CV and three contactable references to Christina Magoro at vacancies@satregional.org

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

For more about Southern African AIDS Trust, refer to www.satregional.org

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

Location: 
Johannesburg

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