CANADEM is seeking seasoned French Speaking professionals with previous relevant experience for its GBV roster. CANADEM is a Canadian based NGO that works with various UN agencies through the standby partnership programme. We regularly deploy candidates in various areas of expertise all around the globe. Registration with CANADEM is always free. We are looking to expand our pool of experts for potential/upcoming opportunities with different UN agencies field offices. Most positions are for 2 to 6-months deployments.
Qualifications and Skills Required
• Advanced university degree in public administration, humanitarian response, public health, or relevant social sciences;
• minimum 7 years of relevant experience in UN mandate areas, particularly in emergency contexts;
• Experience in GBV coordination including humanitarian emergency response;
• Experience building relationships with partners, including donors, and meeting reporting requirements;
• Demonstrated leadership within a multinational and multicultural environment;
• Demonstrated understanding of the survivors-centred approach;
• Good knowledge of the GBViE IASC guidelines.
• Experience in building national capacity and supporting staff;
• Excellent communication skills, including written English and French.
CANADEM and its partners have a no-tolerance policy towards Sexual Exploitation, Abuse, and Harassment (SEAH). For this reason, we adhere to all policies, procedures and training of the United Nations on The Prevention of Sexual Exploitation, Abuse, and Harassment (PSEAH). CANADEM mandates all deployees successfully complete the PSEA online course. This e-learning course is composed of a set of lessons designed to raise awareness about SEAH, become familiar with a range of measures to combat SEAH, understand the impact on victims and the consequences for UN Personnel who commit Sexual Exploitation, Abuse, and Harassment.