Creative’s Bringing Unity, Integrity, and Legitimacy to Democracy (BUILD) is a USAID-funded project designed to support electoral and political processes in Somalia by fostering increased citizen participation; building the capacity of civil society, election management bodies, political parties and other relevant government and non-government bodies to support various elections and their cycles taking place between 2016-2021. Implemented by Creative in partnership with the International Republican Institute and Forcier Consulting, BUILD is a five-year project in its third year of implementation.
Creative Associates seeks an Elections Technical Advisor for the BUILD project. The Advisor will be responsible for developing relationships and building the capacity of election management bodies, coordinating with other government and non-government actors in the elections and helping them coordinate elections support with the United Nations and other international partners. The Elections Technical Advisor will have a good grasp of elections in Somalia, including significant experience with holistic support to electoral processes in similar political and security contexts.
Reporting & Supervision:
The Elections Technical Advisor reports to the Chief of Party (CoP).
Required Skills & Qualifications:
Desired Skills & Qualifications:
Local candidates strongly encouraged to apply.
Position contingent upon donor funding.