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Posting Title:Advocating Reproductive Choices (ARC) – Manager
Job Location: India
Skill Required: Project/program Management,
Preferred Experience: 7 to 10 Years
Closing Date for Applications: 31th Dec, 2020

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Job Description

About the Organization:

Population Foundation of India (PFI) is a national non-government organization at the forefront of policy advocacy and research on population, health, and development issues in the country. PFI leads advocacy efforts and works as a think-tank dedicated to promoting and advocating effective formulation and implementation of gender-sensitive population, health and development policies, strategies, and programs in the country. Over the years, PFI has played a catalytic role to address issues relating to gender equality, women empowerment, and other social determinants.

Position: Manager – Advocating Reproductive Choices (ARC)

Responsibilities:

Lead the ARC Coalition advocacy efforts 

  • Build and execute a strategy to achieve the ARC’s advocacy objectives. Coordinate with the ARC Core Committee members, the ARC Secretariat, and senior management from the Population Foundation of India, to work towards implementing ARC’s advocacy goals.

Support ARC partners 

  • Provide guidance to ARC members on leading advocacy efforts and contributing to ARC advocacy

Coalition Management 

  • Overall responsible for delivering ARC Strategy with support from ARC coordinator

Expand the ARC network 

  • Identify new alliances and partnerships for ARC; collaborate with other institutions working on reproductive health/ family planning; serve as a liaison between ARC and other advocacy partners, networks, and coalitions.

Coordination with senior government officials 

  • Manage relationships with senior officials from the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) and state National Health Mission on issues related to the choice and quality of reproductive health services.

Fundraising 

  • Develop funding proposals for ARC; presents to donors and potential donors

Competencies:

  • Experience designing and executing strategic advocacy programs on sexual and reproductive health and development issues.
  • Demonstrated ability to translate findings into policy and/or programming-essential.
  • Demonstrated partnership building, relationship management, and coalition leadership.
  • Demonstrated leadership, management, and mentoring capabilities.
  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills.
  • Previous management experience required.
  • Language proficiency in English is a must, Hindi is a plus

Required Skills:

  • A minimum of eight (8) years of experience in the program and A minimum of 5-6 of experience designing and executing strategic advocacy programs on sexual and reproductive health and development issues.
  • Demonstrated ability to translate findings into policy and/or programming essential.
  • A Master’s degree in a related field.
  • Meaningful work experience.
  • Demonstrated partnership building, relationship management, and coalition leadership.
  • Demonstrated leadership, management, and mentoring capabilities.
  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills.
  • Must be able to travel (15-20% time).
  • Previous management experience required.
  • Language proficiency in English is a must, Hindi is a plus

Source:https://populationfoundation.in/careers/

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