Advocacy Specialist

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The International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) is the world’s largest non-governmental organization working in the field of sexual and reproductive health information and services. It has six Regional Offices worldwide. The Africa Regional Office is based in Nairobi, Kenya while the international secretariat is in London, UK.

IPPF Africa Regional Office is seeking an individual to fill the position of Advocacy Specialist (this is a re-advertisement). The Advocacy Specialist is responsible for the promotion, protection and capacity-building of sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) within the countries covered by the IPPF Africa Region Office. This work entails collaboration with a range of internal and external colleagues and partners. He/She is also responsible for supporting resource mobilization efforts both at the national and regional level.

Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

For more details about this position, please see the job description attached (below).

Interested individuals should submit an application form in the IPPFARO CV form (attached) and a 1-page cover letter to: hroffice@ippfaro.org Please note that we will not consider applications that are not done in the requested format.

IPPF is an equal opportunity employer.

“Applications are particularly encouraged from women, persons living with disability, and candidates openly living with HIV.”

IPPF has​ been made aware of various fraudulent vacancy announcements circulated via e-mail from websites falsely stating that they are issued by or in association with IPPF.  These correspondences, which may seek to obtain money from the recipients of such correspondence are fraudulent and IPPF does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process (application, interview, meeting, processing, training or any other fees).

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