Senior Programme Officer (SPO) – Pacific, Project Officer, Capacity Development & Social Behaviour Change and Communications (SBCC) Officer (Suva, Fiji)

Closing date

Suva, Fiji

The International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) is a global service provider and a leading advocate of sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) for all. We are a worldwide movement of national organisations working with and for communities and individuals. In the Pacific, we work across 9 countries.

We are seeking qualified, experienced, motivated and passionate candidates (3 positions) to join our Pacific Team, based in Suva, Fiji (Sub-Regional Office for the Pacific – SROP). Competitive salary and benefits offered.

1. Senior Programme Officer (SPO) – Pacific

The purpose of this position is to provide technical oversight and ensure implementation of IPPF’s Niu Vaka Pacific Strategy, including IPPF’s restricted Projects in the Pacific. The position will lead the development of our Integrated Annual Workplans for SROP and the Member Associations (MA), including review of targets and indicators; ensure timely donor and internal reports; strengthen systematic delivery of SRHR services to the target population; and provide technical support and capacity building to the Pacific MAs as required.

You will have graduate qualifications in international development, public health or a related field with at least experience working in project management in development or health related agency. You have experience managing large, multi-year and multi-country projects with numerous stakeholders. You are supportive of SRHR and a women’s right to choose.

Download the Senior Programme Officer Terms of Reference

2. Project Officer, Capacity Development

The purpose of this position is to provide the required project management and capacity building support for the implementation of IPPF’s Niu Vaka Pacific Strategy, including IPPF’s organisational requirements under its core funding.

You will have a degree in Social sciences or Management or related field and at least 3 years’ experience in the Pacific development sector.

Download the Project Officer Terms of Reference

3. Social Behaviour Change and Communications (SBCC) Officer

The purpose of this role is to provide technical expertise to MAs and partners to develop messaging and deliver communications campaigns to raise awareness of accurate SRHR information and drive health seeking behaviours in the Pacific context, especially for hard to reach populations.

You will have graduate qualification in journalism, communications, international development, public health or other relevant field; advanced experience in digital marketing and communications, including social media marketing; and significant Pacific regional experience.

Download the Social Behaviour Change and Communications Officer Terms of Reference

For detailed Job Descriptions and to obtain an application form, please see our website or email [email protected]

Applications must be submitted in English and by application form. CVs will not be accepted. Please submit the completed application form to [email protected] stating the job title in the subject header of your email and where you saw the vacancy advertised.

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged.

Closing date: 28 February 2020

Applications are particularly encouraged from candidates openly living with HIV. IPPF is committed to equal opportunities and cultural diversity. Candidates from all sections of the community are welcome to apply.

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