Since 1963 and in 147 countries, ACDI/VOCA has empowered people in developing and transitional nations to succeed in the global economy. Based in Washington, D.C., ACDI/VOCA is a nonprofit international development organization that designs and delivers technical and management solutions in agriculture, economic growth, and resilience to promote economic prosperity and social inclusion.
Private Sector Engagement Specialist, Philippines Youth Activity
ACDI/VOCA is seeking a Private Sector Engagement Specialist for an anticipated five-year USAID-funded Youth Activity in the Philippines. The envisioned activity will work with the Government of the Philippines, private sector, NGOs, and universities to improve education, employment and livelihood outcomes for vulnerable out-of-school youth. The activity outcomes include: strengthened national and local systems to deliver second-chance education programs for out-of-school youth, strengthened national and local systems to deliver workforce readiness and technical and vocational training for out-of-school youth, and an improved enabling environment for positive youth development at both national and local levels. The Private Sector Engagement Specialist will be responsible for leveraging local industry and private sector resources and strengthening private sector engagement more broadly in development efforts for out of school youth. This includes leading the facilitation of private-sector driven models, especially related to youth employment or livelihood outcomes.
Please apply directly online at www.acdivoca.org/international-jobs. Applications will be reviewed promptly upon receipt, only finalists will be contacted. ACDI/VOCA is an equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities and people from diverse groups are encouraged to apply.