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Technical Specialist (Gender, SGBV and Protection)


  Technical Specialist (Gender, SGBV and Protection)



  Starting Date

  As soon as possible


  One Year Extendable Contract (Probation Period 3 months)


  2000 USD - 2500 USD gross per month (depending on experience)

  Type of posting


  Report to

  Country Director

  Vacancy Closing Date

  Nov 23, 2018

MA – UK is an international non-profit non-government organization registered in Myanmar. We have been delivering aid to Myanmar since 2012. Our organization has been providing vital emergency assistance and long-term development projects to thousands of people in dire need of humanitarian assistance throughout Myanmar each year. Our areas of work include education, livelihood, WASH (water, sanitation and hygiene), and emergency response.

MAUK is a large, busy, multi-functional team based in Myanmar. Supporting on technical aspects of the country programmes, The Technical Specialist will lead the systematic integration of gender, SGBV and protection agenda into strategic, technical and operational processes of MAUK and ensure that all country MA-UK (Myanmar) programmes address and mainstream issues related to gender, SGBV and protection via targeted actions. The Technical Specialist will also assist the Programmes Team in increasing MAUK’s capacity to meet the assistance and protection needs of its beneficiaries.

As an ideal candidate for this role you will have proven experience and knowledge of delivering effective programmes that are sensitive to and mainstream issues such as gender, SGBV and protection. You will have strong and well developed analytical skills coupled with experience of writing quality proposals and reports. Along with these you will have the ability to negotiate with and influence people from diverse backgrounds and seniority. Please read the full job description attached in order to ensure that you meet the requirements of the role.

This is a challenging role as MA-UK is undergoing a restructure and we are looking to strengthen our capacity in the specialisms above.  If you feel that you have what this role requires and you want to make a difference, please send a covering letter (no more than 1 page) explaining how you meet the criteria for the role together with your up-to-date CV to

Only shortlisted candidate will be contact. We are unable to reply to phone queries.