Gender & Safeguarding Advisor Job in Mercy Corps,Islamabad

Full time On-site @Rozee PK Jobs in Business Development , in Consultants , in Health Care
  • 189 Street 6, I-9/2 I 9/2 I-9, Islamabad, Islamabad Capital Territory, 456000
  • Post Date : August 28, 2023
  • Apply Before : September 28, 2023
  • Salary: Negotiable
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Job Detail

  • Job ID 19610
  • Experience 5 Years
  • Gender MaleFemaleTransgender
  • Industry Health care
  • Qualifications Master’s Degree

Job Description

Mercy Corps is looking for a Gender and Safeguarding Advisor to join our team in Pakistan. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in gender and safeguarding, as well as experience working in the development sector.


  • Identify gender and safeguarding issues/challenges/risks within Mercy Corps’ programs and develop ways to address them.
  • Provide technical inputs to integrate gender and safeguarding considerations into Mercy Corps’ policies, procedures, and programs.
  • Ensure that Mercy Corps’ gender and safeguarding policies are implemented effectively across all programs.
  • Identify capacity-building needs for Mercy Corps staff and partners, and develop and implement capacity-building plans.
  • Monitor partner organizations’ compliance with Mercy Corps’ gender and safeguarding policies.
  • Serve as a reporting focal point for safeguarding-related issues and concerns.
  • Provide support to program participants to ensure their safety and well-being.
  • Raise awareness of safeguarding among Mercy Corps staff and partners.
  • Advise senior management on gender and safeguarding matters.
  • Represent Mercy Corps at relevant forums and build relationships with key stakeholders.


  • Master’s degree in gender studies, social work, or a related field.
  • 5-8 years of experience working in gender and safeguarding in development programs.
  • Experience implementing safeguarding efforts in NGOs.
  • Strong understanding of gender and safeguarding principles and best practices.
  • Ability to work cross-culturally and build relationships with a variety of stakeholders.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English and Urdu.


  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunity to work with a leading international non-profit organization.
  • Chance to make a real difference in the lives of people in Pakistan.

If you are a passionate and experienced gender and safeguarding professional, we encourage you to apply!

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