Job: Gender Specialist for a USAID-funded, multi-sector architecture and engineering (A&E) infrastructure program in Tanzania

Job Description

Louis Berger is seeking a Gender Specialist for a USAID-funded, multi-sector architecture and engineering (A&E) infrastructure program in Tanzania. The program will support ongoing and future requirements for infrastructure design, tendering support, construction management, and community engagement in the power, water, and transportation sectors.

The Gender Specialist will be responsible for closely coordinating with USAID to ensure that all program activities and partners support gender equality, with a special focus on those particularly vulnerable to gender discrimination.Required Experience

The successful candidate will have the following:
  • At least seven years of experience in gender and women’s empowerment in and international development context.
  • Experience designing interventions to address the barriers women face with respect to energy technologies desired.
  • Experience working on gender technical assignments, including gender analyses, and assessments.
  • Experience working with M&E team to develop data collection and analysis tools for baseline assessments related to gender inclusion considerations.
  • Knowledge of USAID’s gender policy and programming.
  • Experience working with USAID, governments and donor agencies.
  • Excellent communication and computer skills.
  • Ability to make periodic short-term visits to Tanzania.