Effective with the release of this position announcement, Winrock International is recruiting applicants for the position of Stakeholder Engagement Manager for the anticipated US Department of State Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons (TIP Office)-funded 'Program to End Modern Slavery (PEMS).' The proposed objective of this global program is to advance transformational programs and projects that seek to achieve a measurable and substantial reduction of the prevalence of modern slavery. This program will leverage US Government funding to attract other resources to reduce the prevalence of modern slavery; complement and build upon existing anti-trafficking efforts; develop sustainable local capacity of governments and civil society; incorporate survivor perspectives; and include robust monitoring, evaluation, and reporting practices that contribute to improved data, analysis, lessons learned, and best practices to combat modern slavery.
The responsibilities, duties, and qualifications are described in the attached position description. Position is contingent upon receipt of donor funding.
GENERAL: Winrock International is a nonprofit organization that works with people in the United States and around the world to empower the disadvantaged, increase economic opportunity, and sustain natural resources. By linking local individuals and communities with new ideas and technology, Winrock is increasing long-term productivity, equity, and responsible resource management to benefit the poor and disadvantaged of the world.
SALARY: The annual salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Excellent benefits.
The Stakeholder Engagement Manager will assist the Program to End Modern Slavery (PEMS) Program Director in marshaling public and private sector resources to reduce the prevalence of modern slavery. The program goal will be to advance transformational programs and projects that seek to achieve a measurable and substantial reduction of the prevalence of modern slavery. Position is contingent upon receipt of donor funding.
The Stakeholder Engagement Manager will lead the program's efforts to leverage awarded TIP Office funding to secure additional contributions from foreign governments, the private sector, and other sources; secure increasing amounts of non-U.S. government funding for programming over time; and foster international public and private cooperation to combat modern slavery.
QUALIFICATIONS & BACKGROUND
Successful candidates will have at least seven (7) years of relevant professional experience developing public-private sector engagement and partnership strategies and at least three (3) years' experience (in the private, nonprofit or public spheres) on issues related to international development, private sector development, or other international development technical areas.
Education: Advanced degree in economics, international relations, social science, political science, public administration or related field.
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