About the Role
The STA for a Program Officer - Learning and Leadership will be an integral member of the Learning & Leadership team. The program officer will step in mid-way through our leadership program implementation period. Their primary responsibility will be to oversee the implementation of this year’s Women in Leadership (WiL) Program. The Women in Leadership program is running two cohorts simultaneously this year – one in English and one in French. The Program Officer will supervise two interns, each responsible for assisting with one of the WiL cohorts. The Program Officer will also provide targeted support for coordination across our learning programs, as needed.
The Women in Leadership (WiL) program is designed to meet the professional development needs of females in Mercy Corps, with the goal of creating a pipeline of female leaders who can fill leadership positions in their country programs. This virtual learning program utilizes live webinars and peer learning activities to deliver management and leadership modules aimed at building the capacity of female team members.
Learning and Development Engagement
Reports Directly To: Director of Learning & Leadership Development
Minimum Qualification & Transferable Skills
How to Apply