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Offer: Job: Program Coordinator, The Center for Women's Global Leadership

The Center for Women's Global Leadership.
New Brunswick, NJ, USA.


The Center for Women's Global Leadership has begun a formal search for a Program Coordinator for its work pertaining to violence against women (VAW) and women's leadership. The intersection of VAW and militarism in its various forms will be a major component of the work. CWGL encourages the applications of those with knowledge/experience in areas such as the impact of war and conflict, peace building processes, small arms proliferation, political violence, violence against women committed by state agents, and the ideologies derived from militarism.
Required Education/Experience/Skills:

The position requires a minimum of a bachelor's degree with preference for a master's degree in a field related to women's rights or social justice (International Relations, Peace and Conflict, Women's and Gender Studies, Political Science, etc.) and at least 4 years employment experience in rights-based or social justice work.
It requires excellent written and verbal communication abilities in English.
Skill in balancing project priorities and time management are essential.
A fair amount of local (New York/New Jersey), regional and international travel is expected.
Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

The Primary Areas of Responsibility will include:

* Coordination of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence & VAW collaborations

Research, draft, edit and manage campaign publications and their dissemination
Contribute content material to the 16 Days website, social media, and web portals
Handle all campaign-related inquiries, outreach, and consultations
Moderate the 16 Days listserve and engage with constituents through social media
Maintain the Campaign archives and databases
Contribute to the budget development and expense monitoring processes
Compile data and responses from participating organizations and provide analyses of the data that contribute to future planning
Provide a written summary report at the conclusion of the Campaign
Promote women's leadership within the theme area, by serving as an informational resource, and engaging with relevant coalitions and partners, maintaining familiarity with their work.
Coordinate strategic conversations on intersectional issues
Assist in the development of new analyses and draft reports
Foster student participation in program content and issues

* Participation in CWGL advocacy on VAW and thematic areas at the United Nations and other settings

Serve as a liaison to UN entities' anti-violence initiatives (e.g., the Secretary-General¡¦s Campaign UNiTE to End Violence Against Women)
Collaborate in CWGL's review and assessment of proposals to the UN Trust Fund to End Violence Against Women's Programme
Attend UN meetings on VAW, VAW and militarism, or VAW and other thematic areas
Assist in coordinating meetings related to UN advocacy on VAW, and VAW and Militarism
Monitor international and national policy developments and provide up to date analyses of these developments to the Program Director
Coordinate the Working Group on VAW and militarism

Please see the CWGL website for details on the campaign and its history:

Salary/Benefits: The minimum salary for this position is in the low-$40,000 range. The package also includes the benefits offered at Rutgers University (health and life insurance, tuition assistance, use of recreation facilities and libraries, discount programs, etc.).

To Apply:

The position number is 11-001025.

To apply for this position, visit the Rutgers University Human Resources website.

The direct link is:

Please include a cover letter, resume, and three references with contact information.

Please note that submission of documents through the Rutgers human resources site is only way to assure consideration. CWGL will not accept telephone inquiries.


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