Vacancy: Advocacy Officer, United and Strong Inc.

Vacancy:    

Advocacy Office page headingProject Title: “Developing strategic approach to policy and law Reform”.

The Advocacy Officer will be responsible for:

  1. Designing and delivering advocacy strategies to the LGBTI community, decision-makers and stakeholders.
  2. Working with the Operations Manager to help implement the education programs.
  3. Participating in strategic planning activities with U&S and partners.
  4. Monitoring current debates in the Saint Lucia and the OECS, international organizations on development, policies, and identifying opportunities to shape these policies.
  5. Developing and maintaining strong relationships with relevant stakeholders, government officials and civil society organizations.
  6. Supporting the advocacy work of United and Strong regional programmes.
  7. Organizing advocacy related initiatives.
  8. Organizing training workshops, roundtable sessions, coalition meetings and other activities.
  9. Creating media content; Monitoring the electronic, print and social media platforms for LGBT related matters.
  10. Monitoring legislative reform process;
  11. Any other duties assigned

Requirements:

Applicants are required to submit a copy of their Curriculum Vitae, accompanied by a cover letter and a 300 word statement of your views on the Human Rights of LGBT persons in Saint Lucia.

Read Terms of Reference here…. or email: adaryl.williams@gmail.com for more information.

Applications must be submitted via email only by August 15, 2015.

Please mark for the attention of “Operations Manager, United and Strong Inc.”

Email: unitedandstrongslu@yahoo.com

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