Program Advisor (PA), Program Strategy, Development and Innovation (PSDI)

Position: Program Advisor (PA), Program Strategy, Development and Innovation (PSDI)

Employer: Cuso International

Location: Ottawa/ Ontario-Virtual working/ Global (any country where Cuso International operates in Africa and LAC)

Deadline: December 31, 2022

Employment Type: Employment

Position Level: Mid Level

Salary Range: CA$62,320 - CA$75,931

Closing Date: December 31, 2022

Full Description

Brief Description:

As part of the Cuso’s PSDI (Program Strategy, Development and Innovation Manager) Team, comprised of program development specialists and thematic experts, the Program Advisor will be responsible for supporting country program offices (CPOs) in Africa and LAC to develop new projects and partnerships that are aligned with Cuso’s Strategic Plan and mobilize funding from national, regional and international donors to scale-up and maximize Cuso’s impact globally. This position will harness expertise in program/project design, development of partnerships and identifying donor opportunities. The PA will report to the Manager, PSDI and will work closely with Heads of Programs (HoPs) for Africa and LAC and country program offices (CPOs) as well as with key departments at Cuso’s office in Ottawa.

We are looking for a person driven by passion and principle to contribute to a better, fairer and more equitable world and who thrives in a diverse environment where global issues of human rights and equality define our work. If you are interested in this position, you want your job to have meaning and to be able to apply your skills to help improve lives around the world.

In return, Cuso International offers a positive approach and diverse working environment; a comprehensive employee benefits package and insurance; generous days of paid time off including vacation, personal days, and sick days; and a workplace that encourages learning and development as well as the chance to combine your professional skills with a meaningful cause. We strive to actively celebrate diversity, advance our equitable practices, and drive greater inclusion.

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