Job Number: 007/2021
Position Title: Elections Expert
Position Type: Part Time Consultancy engagement (a maximum of 9 weeks)
Duration: 12 months (first phase)
Daily Rate: USD 200 including Withholding Tax)
Application Deadline: Monday 16th August 2021 at 5 pm EAT
Africa’s Voices Foundation (AVF) is a non-profit organisation, capitalizing on interactive media and digital communications to curate and spark engaging discussions that convene citizens’ voices as evidence and elevate them to the level of decision-making. We equip development, humanitarian and governance organizations with unique capabilities to listen intelligently to the citizens they serve. We have an established presence in East Africa and beyond with a vibrant growing core team in Nairobi. Our clients include Somalia Stability Fund (SSF), UNICEF, the European Union, and MasterCard Foundation.
Africa’s Voices Foundation (AVF), in partnership with Lark Systems and the team behind Katikati, seeks an exceptional service design specialist, highly experienced in client-focused service design in the B2B technology space, well-grounded in the Ghanaian communications and SME context, and with a passion for delivering transformative change for Africa’s Youth, to co-lead a 12 month project in Ghana slated to be the first phase of a larger continental vision for putting youth voice at the centre of Mastercard Foundation’s Young Africa works.
AVF is looking to implement a project on elections in Somalia aiming to advance nationwide participatory discussion and pro peace messaging through TV, radio and Forums to prevent and mitigate potential violence. AVF is recruiting an ELECTIONS EXPERT to support and work closely with our Somalia based partner (MediaInk) to provide input into discussions inform of expert knowledge on elections via radio and TV discussions. The Consultant will work closely with the AVF programme team to carry out the following duties:
Send your filled-out application form and CV with referees to firstname.lastname@example.org, by 5 pm EAT on Monday 16th August 2021.