The International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) Secretariat comprises a London and six Regional Offices. The IPPF Africa Region (IPPFAR) is one of the leading providers of quality sexual and reproductive health (SRH) services in Sub-Saharan Africa and a leading sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) advocacy voice in the region.
Headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya, the overarching goal of IPPFAR is to increase access to SRHR services to the most vulnerable youth, men and women in sub-Saharan Africa. To reach this goal, IPPFAR works with governments, the African Union (AU), regional economic commissions (RECs), the Pan-African Parliament, the United Nations, among others, to expand political and financial commitments to SRHR in Africa. For more information, please read our 2021 profile (in English and French) here.
Women’s Integrated Sexual Health (WISH) is IPPFs flagship health programme to transform the lives of millions of women and girls. Funded by FCDO WISH provides integrated and holistic healthcare to communities in need across 12 countries in Africa from 2018-2023. Learn more about WISH here.
The WISH programme is seeking an individual to fill the position of WISH 2 Deputy Director – Evidence and Learning. The Deputy Director – Evidence and Learning role, which reports to the Project Director, is part of a team of highly skilled professionals leading a global consortium to deliver a large, multi-country, FCDO-funded integrated Family Planning and Reproductive Health programme. IPPF’s hold primary responsibility for contact with The Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office. The role will support global and national partners to achieve project goals and provide technical and programmatic support.
For more details about this position, please see the job description attached (below). Closing date: 17 May 2022.
Interested individuals should submit an application form in the IPPFARO CV form (attached) and a 1-page cover letter to: [email protected] with the job position you are applying for as the subject of the email. Please note that we will not consider applications that are not done in the requested format.
IPPF is an equal opportunity employer.
“Applications are particularly encouraged from women, persons living with disability, and candidates openly living with HIV.”
IPPF has been made aware of various fraudulent vacancy announcements circulated via e-mail from websites falsely stating that they are issued by or in association with IPPF. These correspondences, which may seek to obtain money from the recipients of such correspondence are fraudulent and IPPF does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process (application, interview, meeting, processing, training or any other fees).