Posted on :
26 Jul, 2018
26 Jul, 2018
CARE International is one of the World’s leading humanitarian and development organizations. Founded in 1945, CARE has been fighting global poverty and defending the dignity of people around the world, working in over 90 countries around the globe.
CARE started operations in Ghana in 1994 and have for the past 23 years, has partnered government agencies, multinational and Civil Society organizations to undertake interventions in the areas of education, food and nutrition security, financial inclusion, women’s empowerment, governance, among others.
Job Title: Private Liason Officer
CARE International in Ghana is seeking a qualified candidate to fill the position of Private Sector Liaison Officer to support an anticipated four-year USAID-funded Project aimed at Empowering Women and Girls in the Cocoa Supply Chain in Ghana. The objective of the project is to reduce the risk of child labor, forced labor, and other violations of labor rights for vulnerable women and girls within the Cocoa supply chain..
Two key intended outcomes of the project are: (1) improved economic participation by women and girls vulnerable to child labor, forced labor, and/or other violations of labor rights within the cocoa supply chain; and (2) Improved business practices by private sector actors to protect against child labor, forced labor, and other violations of labor rights for vulnerable women and girls working within the cocoa supply chain..
The Private Sector officer will be responsible for coordinating implementation of project initiatives/activities required to achieve the stated outcomes. The successful candidate should possess significant experience in the private sector and labor rights of women and girls in the Cocoa value chain in Ghana. This position is subject to the funding/award decision of USAID which will be made known by 30th November 2018.
This position will mainly support the development and /or implementation of the project’s strategies for:
Required Skills or Experience
How to Apply
Interested candidates should submit their applications and detailed CVs to the HR Officer, CARE International in Ghana or electronically to [email protected]
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