Centre for Communication Impact (CCI)
Centre for Communication Impact (CCI) is a non-profit South African organisation based in Pretoria. CCI aims to improve the health and well-being of all people of South Africa through evidence-based strategic communication programmes. CCI seeks to employ a Deputy Chief of Party who will be based in Pretoria for an USAID "Local Governance to Improve Gender-Based Violence Response” Programme.
The programme aims to strengthen local governance to improve gender-based violence response, which is essential to achieving HIV epidemic control in South Africa. The objectives of the programme are to strengthen community governance and accountability, address the spectrum of violence against children, including sexual, physical, and emotional abuse and neglect, mitigate GBV harm and improve access to justice in order to impact on the incidence of violence against children, adolescents, and young women.
Purpose of Job: This position aims to complement and not duplicate the skills of the proposed COP recommends that an individual with strong managerial, financial, administrative, and writing skills and with a demonstrated track record, including five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in local government, be considered. The position requires significant coordination skills, broad general and technical knowledge, experience in developing countries and skills to ensure coherence and consistency in spite of urgent deadlines.
The following are the minimum qualifications required for a proposed Deputy Chief of Party;
Master's degree is desirable in one of the following: Public Health, Social Sciences, or other relevant degree.
- Honours' Degree or higher in Public Health, Health Administration, Management Work, Social Sciences or any other relevant field,
- References for the last three (3) years of work experience are required and will be verified. English fluency is required.
Interested candidates to forward their CV’s to the CCI Human Resources Manager, (firstname.lastname@example.org). The closing date of the advertisement is Monday 6 August 2018.
If you do not hear from us after 1 month kindly consider your application unsuccessful. The CCI reserves the right not to appoint for this vacant position.