CV 941 | Inscrits 7215 | Recruteurs 141 | Offres 18419

Recherche par poste

Recherche par curriculum

Publiez une offre / Post a job

Plan International France is looking for Youth Economic Empowerment (YEE) in Emergencies Specialist (H/F)

Accueil » Offres » Avis de recrutement » Plan International France is looking for Youth Economic Empowerment (YEE) in Emergencies Specialist (H/F)

Publiez votre CV et recevez directement les offres de votre profil par email

Affichage: 242

Date de clôture : Friday 30 November 2018


Domaines: | | Afficher tout

Regions: | Afficher tout

FonctionsCoordination, Gestion de projet, Technicien spécialiste
ActivitésAnimation, Formation, Education, Autre
PaysAfrique, Europe
Date de fin de validité30/11/2018


Plan International is an independent development and humanitarian organisation that advances children’s rights and equality for girls.

We believe in the power and potential of every child. But this is often suppressed by poverty, violence, exclusion and discrimination. And it’s girls who are most affected.

Working together with children, young people, our supporters and partners, we strive for a just world, tackling the root causes of the challenges facing girls and all vulnerable children.

We support children’s rights from birth until they reach adulthood. And we enable children to prepare for – and respond to – crises and adversity. We drive changes in practice and policy at local, national and global levels using our reach, experience and knowledge.

We have been building powerful partnerships for children for over 80 years, and are now active in more than 70 countries.


The Opportunity

One of Plan International’s ambitions is to become a leading organisation in the Youth Economic Empowerment in Emergencies (YEEiE) sector. As the YEEiE Specialist you will be the global lead for Plan International’s Youth Economic Empowerment programming in humanitarian crises and emergencies. You will develop the projects portfolio in this field; represent Plan International externally in key Economic Empowerment in Emergencies and Livelihoods in Emergency forums; provide technical advice and guidance to our Country Offices on economic empowerment, vocational training, entrepreneurship, life-skill capacity building, access to finance and credit, livelihood restoration for youth in fragile states and humanitarian setting.


Dimensions of role

This global position has as  overall objective to raise Plan International’s profile in YEEiE and build a project partfiolio for the organization in this sector. The ultimate goal is to make Plan International a go-to organization for YEEiE.

The post-holder will report to Plan International France Program Director. In addition, Plan’s International HQs will have a doted management line with the position.

There are currently no positions reporting to the post holder, although the post holder will work closely with Plan National Offices and Country Offices that develop a YEEiE teams or focal points to support our YEEiE Portfolio and maintain program quality. It is envisaged that the post holder will support Plan National Offices to secure funding to enable growth of the YEEiE team.


Responsibilities – Key End Results of Position: 

YEEiE projects portfolio development and programming

  • In collaboration with Plan International France’s Program Director and the Head of Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation in the headquarters, identify and analyse business development opportunities and the best way to respond if relevant,
  • Work with country offices and regional offices to lead the development of high-end project proposals from needs assessment to the final submission
  • Monitor main donor’s political agenda and priorities, and develop relationships with various types of donors – starting with French donors in the regions where the French development aid is focused – for YEEiE, coordinate Plan International’s National Offices engagement with those donors; and support national offices to build profile with bi-lateral and multilateral donors and to develop grants.
  • Coordinate with Plan YEE advisors and other staff to ensure coherence with Plan YEE monitoring and evaluation framework and to build synergy with existing skills and training
  • Work with the key emergency and development staff focused on education, child protection, YEE and others, to support integrated programming that meets the multi-sectoral needs of affected children and youth and promote best program practices.

Representation and influencing

  • Lead and represent Plan International in relevant professional and sectoral networks, clusters and coalitions and use these fora to improve Plan International’s relevance, to influence externally, and to build Plan International’s professional profile.
  • Identify opportunities and establish dialogue towards partnerships with other humanitarian agencies and develop strategic partnerships with operational actorsIn collaboration with the Global Influencing and Partnerships team, develop Plan’s policy and positions on relevant issues and policy debates on YEEiE , support high-level advocacy on YEEiE including contribution of talking points for Plan’s CEO and senior management members, write short articles, blogs etc. based on Plan International’s work on YEEiE.

Building Plan International’s capacity in YEEiE

  • Be an active member of YEE Area of Global Distinctiveness technical network and support the work of others networks with YEEiE contributions.
  • Promote organizational learning on YEEiE : identify and disseminate lessons, , undertake capacity building, mentoring, training (with others) and support to Plan International staff on YEEiE,.
  • Identify and strengthen Plan International’s external emergency roster with high quality YEEiE experts.


For a more detailed description please see attached

The Individual

In order to succeed in this role, we would like for you to have a degree or equivalent in livelihood in development setting, vocational training, economic empowerment or related fields

Significant field experience of managing economic empowerment programs on f humanitarian crises and/or fragile states.

Sound experience on designing large scale program proposal with international donors

An established network with other organisations involved in this field

Experience of designing and delivering training

Fluent in French and English essential


Type of Role: One year contract with possibility to be renewed

Location: Plan International France office, Paris or one of Plan International offices in the West Africa Region, where you have the existing right to live and work in these.

Salary: Competitive

Closing Date: 30 November 2018

Postuler ici


Cliquez ici pour télécharger l'application Android et lire la suite de l'offre

Publiez votre CV et recevez directement les offres de votre profil par email

Cliquez ici pour recevoir la version PDF.


Ils recrutent en ce moment