Friday, November 21, 2014

YOUTH RESEARCH CONULSTANCY

Closing date: 23:59 GMT, 30 November 2014.
Interview date: TBC
Salary: To be agreed with successful applicant/s.
Restless Development, War Child and Youth Business International have been working together since 2011 to promote youth development. The consortium now intends to build on this collaboration by commissioning high profile research and analysis on the enabling environment for youth development.
The research and analysis forms part of a larger advocacy project that aims to create structures and conditions to enable the delivery of effective youth-led and youth-targeted development, including by protecting the rights of young people and children, and fostering participation in decision-making processes relating to the forthcoming Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The research will also help to inform and improve practice and programme quality within the consortium.
We are now inviting expressions of interests from suitable organisations and consortiums of individuals who are interested in carrying out the research, analysis and writing component of the project.
To apply please closely follow the instructions in the terms of reference, sending completed applications to the email address stated in the application form, stating the vacancy job title Youth Research Consultancy Submission.
Closing date for this position is 23:59 GMT, 30 November 2014.

PROGRAMME FUNDING AND PARTNERSHIPS MANAGER

Closing date: Midnight, Sunday 30th November.
Interview date: Week of Monday 8th December (Subject to change)
Salary: £29,861 gross per annum
Location: Waterloo, London, UK
Young people share a restless determination to address the problems that affect them the most. That’s where we come in.
Young people share a restless determination to address the problems that affect them the most. That’s where we come in. At Restless Development, we’re proud to be the banner carrier for youth-led development, demonstrating from the grassroots to the global policy levels that young people can and must play a lead role in development. As a result, Restless Development is repeatedly cited as a model of best practice in youth-led development by the World Bank, the UK Department for International Development (DFID), UNICEF, UNAIDS and others.
This role comes at an exciting time. With a new fundraising strategy in place, we’re looking for someone to take it forward and make things happen. You will be responsible to provide strategic and hands-on fund raising support and technical direction to two areas of our work:
  1. Our Asia Country Programmes (India & Nepal)
  2. Our Global Policy and UK Campaigning work.
The role will work closely with the Directors and their teams to support fundraising activities and capacity building initiatives to strengthen investment and partnerships work. You will drive forward the regional strategy for South Asia with an aim to set up a regional hub in South Asia and will lead on regional partnership in consultation with Restless Development Country Directors in India and Nepal. 
To apply please follow the instructions in the job description, sending completed applications to the email address stated in the application form, stating the vacancy job title UK - Programme Funding and Partnerships Manager
Closing date for this position is Midnight, Sunday 30th November.

PROGRAMME FUNDING COORDINATOR - TRUSTS & FOUNDATIONS

Closing date: Midnight (GMT), Sunday 23rd November 2014.
Contract: 12 month fixed-term (with possibility of extension to a permanent position)
Salary: £22,538 gross per annum
Location: Waterloo, London, UK
Young people share a restless determination to address the problems that affect them the most. That’s where we come in.
At Restless Development, we’re proud to be the banner carrier for youth-led development, demonstrating from the grassroots to the global policy levels that young people can and must play a lead role in development. As a result, Restless Development is repeatedly cited as a model of best practice in youth-led development by the World Bank, the UK Department for International Development (DFID), UNICEF, UNAIDS and others.
The post holder will sit within the Investments & Partnerships unit which leads the organisation’s international fundraising and strategic partnerships. Our ambition is to grow total income from approximately £9 million to £12 million by 2016. As part of this rapid growth, the Investment and Partnerships Team is seeking a proactive individual to co-ordinate and manage Restless Development’s Trusts and Foundations income stream. This is an exciting role for someone looking to grow their experience in fundraising and be part of an agency at the forefront of youth led international development.
The position includes exposure to a range of small and large trusts & foundations and will involve working closely with our country programmes across Africa and South Asia.
To apply please follow the instructions in the terms of reference, sending completed applications to:ashkan@restlessdevelopment.org, stating the vacancy job title UK - Programme Funding Coordinator - Trusts & Foundations.
Closing date for this position is Midnight (GMT), Sunday 23rd November 2014.

NETWORK SUPPORT OFFICER X 2

Closing date: 9am, Wednesday 26th November 2014
Interview date: Monday 1st Demeber (Subject to change)
Salary: £18,451
Location: Waterloo, London, UK
Young people share a restless determination to address the problems that affect them the most. That’s where we come in.
At Restless Development, we’re proud to be the banner carrier for youth-led development, demonstrating from the grassroots to the global policy levels that young people can and must play a lead role in development. As a result, Restless Development is repeatedly cited as a model of best practice in youth-led development by the World Bank, the UK Department for International Development (DFID), UNICEF, UNAIDS and others.
With over 25 years’ experience, Restless Development has been providing structured opportunities for young people to contribute to development. As part of a VSO led consortium, we are responsible for the delivery of a DFID funded International Citizen Service (ICS) programme. This gives young people from the UK the chance to volunteer in Africa and Asia. We now have a large and growing number of engaged volunteers, advocates, and alumni that we engage with in the UK to take action and campaign for global justice.
We’ve recently restructured our unit and we are ready to work with an expanding network of engaged young people and deliver hard hitting campaigns. With a few months to 2015, we have a unique opportunity for engaging young people – at the moment when the world’s largest youth population in history coincides with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) being agreed. We’re looking for two excellent Network Support Officers to support our campaigns team at this critical time.
These excellent entry-level roles provide fantastic experience of working in an International Development organization in a campaigning capacity. The successful candidates will work closely together to support our network of young people and volunteers to push for global justice.
To apply please follow the instructions in the job description, sending completed applications to the email address stated in the application form, stating the vacancy job title UK - Network Support Officer 
Closing date for this position is 9am, Wednesday 26th November 2014.

MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER (UK)

[Please note we have extended the deadline for this position to 9am Thursday 27th November]
Interview date: Wednesday 26th November 2014 (Subject to change)
Salary: £29,861
Location: Waterloo, London, UK
Could you use your marketing skills to get people in the UK on board with tackling global poverty? Restless Development, the youth-led international development agency, is looking for a Marketing & Communications Manager to lead a new Communications team recruiting young people in the UK to volunteer in international development, campaigning for change, and shifting the way we all think about global poverty. If you have marketing, advertising, or communications experience at getting results in the UK – and most of all creativity, energy and passion for how young people can change the way we see the world – we want to hear from you.
Restless Development has ambitious objectives in the UK to engage the public to get involved in our work and support international development to tackle global poverty. In order to achieve this, we are increasing our external relations capacity to create an integrated Communications team of three, with a PR Senior Coordinator and Marketing & Communications Officer managed by this new role.
You will be delivering against ambitious targets for volunteer recruitment, providing expertise and initiative in marketing and advertising particularly, and overseeing a multidisciplinary team combining ambassador marketing, PR and digital as well.
To apply please follow the instructions in the terms of reference, sending completed applications to the email address stated in the application form, stating the vacancy job title UK - Marketing and Communications Manager (UK) Application.
[Please note we have extended the deadline for this position to 9am Thursday 27th November]

ACTION/2015 YOUTH COORDINATOR

Closing date: 9am, Thursday 27th November 2014
Interview date: Tuesday 2nd Demeber (Subject to change)
Salary: £22,538 gross per annum
Location: Waterloo, London, UK
Young people share a restless determination to address the problems that affect them the most. That’s where we come in.
At Restless Development, we’re proud to be the banner carrier for youth-led development, demonstrating from the grassroots to the global policy levels that young people can and must play a lead role in development. As a result, Restless Development is repeatedly cited as a model of best practice in youth-led development by the World Bank, the UK Department for International Development (DFID), UNICEF, UNAIDS and others.
The UK Campaigns Team, of which this role would be a part of, supports our network of returned international volunteers to push for global justice from the UK, through training and supporting them to campaign on international development issues including HIV&AIDS, Economic Inequality and Climate Change. In addition to these areas, the UK Campaigns Team is now leading Restless Development’s involvement in the exciting Action/2015 global campaign.
Restless Development believes that young people must be at heart of this exciting global campaign. That is why we are coordinating the Global Youth Action Team. The team, consisting of youth-focused organisations across the globe, aims to bring active youth voice to all parts of the Action/2015 campaign by:
  1. Mobilising youth to take action in support of the post-2015 development framework and climate change through the Action/2015 campaign;
  2. Delivering specific campaigning and movement-building activities targeted at youth;
  3. Mainstreaming youth voice and perspectives, and the role of youth as leaders, across all components of the Action/2015 campaign.
We are seeking a highly motivated, passionate and organised candidate to lead this new, exciting and dynamic area of work.
To apply please follow the instructions in the job description, sending completed applications to the email address stated in the application form, stating the vacancy job title UK - Action/2015 Youth Coordinator
Closing date for this position is 9am, Thursday 27th November 2014.

PROGRAMME COORDINATOR

Closing date: Midnight, Sunday 30th November 2014.
Interview date: TBC
Salary: 958010 .00 per annum
Location: Kathmandu, Nepal
Restless Development, the youth-led development agency, has been the global leader in engaging and supporting young people to address the most urgent issues affecting their lives, communities and countries since 1985. With 22 years of successful work in Nepal, we are now entering an exciting new phase of strategic significance, impact and national recognition, with the recent launch of a new brand, the expansion of two new programmes to different regions of Nepal, and the upcoming creation of a new 5-year strategy.
The Programme Coordinator (Delivery) will have an integral role as we enter this exciting new period and expand our programmes throughout Nepal.
To apply please follow the instructions in the job description, sending completed cover letter and CV to:infonepal@restlessdevelopment.org, stating the vacancy job title Nepal - Programme Coordinator.
Closing date for this position is Midnight, Sunday 30th November 2014.

PROGRAMME OFFICER (ICS)

Closing date: Midnight, Sunday 30th November 2014.
Interview date: TBC
Salary: NPR. 3,16,563.00 per annum
Location: Programme District – Dolakha, Nepal
Restless Development, the youth-led development agency, has been the global leader in engaging and supporting young people to address the most urgent issues affecting their lives, communities and countries since 1985. With 22 years of successful work in Nepal, we are now entering an exciting new phase of strategic significance, impact and national recognition, with the recent launch of a new brand, the expansion of two new programmes to different regions of Nepal, and the upcoming creation of a new 5-year strategy.
The Programme Officer (ICS) will implement and lead the overall ICS programme in the ICS working district (learn more at: http://www.restlessdevelopment.org/volunteer-ics).
To apply please follow the instructions in the job description, sending completed cover letter and CV to:infonepal@restlessdevelopment.org, stating the vacancy job title Nepal - Programme Officer (ICS).
Closing date for this position is Midnight, Sunday 30th November 2014.

PROGRAMME OFFICER (YOUTH SECTOR SUPPORT PROGRAMME)

Closing date: Midnight, Sunday 30th November 2014.
Interview date: TBC
Salary: NPR. 3,16,563.00 per annum
Location: Kupondole, Lalitpur, Nepal (Head Office)
Restless Development is taking up a position as the global banner carrier for youth-led development, and demonstrating at the grassroots and policy levels that young people can and must play a lead role in development. Restless Development has more than tripled the size of its budgets and programs in the past five years, has been the recipient of several international and national awards, and is repeatedly cited as a model of best practice in youth-led development by the World Bank, the UK Department for International Development (DFID), UNICEF, UNAIDS and other international development institutions. 
Youth Sector support programme (YSSP) is one of the projects of Restless Development, Nepal, which works with Ministry of Youth and Sports (MoYS). We're currently recruiting for a Programme Officer to support the implementation of this programme.
To apply please follow the instructions in the job description, sending completed cover letter and CV to:infonepal@restlessdevelopment.org, stating the vacancy job title Nepal - Programme Officer (Youth Sector Support Programme).
Closing date for this position is Midnight, Sunday 30th November 2014.

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Policy Advisor at U.S. Mission to the EU

Basic Function of Position:
Serves as Senior Policy Advisor and Analyst (FDA Advisor) for the Director and Deputy Director of the Europe Office of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The job holder analyzes EU policy and provides expert advice on complex EU decision-making on all FDA-regulated products to include: drugs, biologics, medical devices, tobacco, food safety, and veterinary medicine with the objective of promoting and improving public health through innovation and product/food safety. He/she develops strategies and policies/procedures to prevent adverse public health impacts related to FDA-regulated products and facilitates U.S.-EU cooperation with third countries on public health issues of mutual concern. He/she provides regular strategic assessments and advice on developments in EU policy and ongoing EU debates over legislation that affects FDA-regulated products to senior officials at the FDA. He/she maintains a broad range of contacts in all EU institutions, including at senior levels, with a view to gathering upstream information in order to react to any potential EU measures which would affect FDA-regulated products.
Qualifications Required:
Note: All applicants must address each selection criterion detailed below with specific and comprehensive information supporting each item.
Education: Master’s degree in International Affairs, public health, law, or related field.
Experience: Minimum five years of experience working at an EU institution or for an organization that deals regularly with EU public health or regulatory policy issues.
Language Skillsrements: Level IV (fluency) in English - must be able to draft a variety of reports and analyses with speed and clarity.
Job Knowledge: A thorough and complete understanding of the structure, organization, and complexities of the European Commission, European Parliament, and other EU institutions, with particular emphasis on public health policy related to FDA-regulated products and the development and implementation of EU regulations; A thorough knowledge of modern economic and political economy principles and theory; A thorough knowledge of identified policy areas, and familiarity with other high profile issues on transatlantic economic agenda. Familiarity with functioning of the U.S. government and the role of Congress, with emphasis on making public health policy.
Skills and Abilities: Ability to independently plan, organize and execute projects; Ability to effectively communicate in English, including providing targeted oral briefings; Ability to develop and maintain a wide circle of contacts at all levels – including senior officials – at European Commission, European Parliament and Permanent Representations; Ability to deal tactfully and independently with contacts as a representative of the U.S. Government; Ability to carry out independent research and analysis based on public sources of EU and other data in the sectors covered above; Ability to work as part of a team with Americans and colleagues who are from other countries, and with individuals employed by other U.S. Government agencies; Must demonstrate resourcefulness, initiative and analytical ability.
Selection Process:
Qualified U.S. citizen Eligible Family Members (AEFMs) and U.S. Veterans receive preference in hiring. Therefore, it is essential that the candidates address the required qualifications above in the application.
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