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ARROW needs a women’s rights activist Executive Director in Malaysia

The Asian-Pacific Resource & Research Centre for Women (ARROW) is a leading regional women’s organisation that advocates for women’s health and rights, especially \nsexual and reproductive health and rights. ARROW is seeking to appoint an outstanding women’s rights activist as Executive Director, based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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30th July 2011 13:16

Alessia Valenza

The key responsibilities of the Executive Director include the following:

Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Executive Director has overall responsibility for providing strategic and visionary leadership to ensure effective achievement of the  organisation’s mission. Key responsibilities include:

. Leading strategic thinking and operational management in policy and programme  development and evaluation; organisational structure and effectiveness; and  financial sustainability.
. Overseeing the development of excellent and winning funding proposals.
. Contributing strategically and providing high level technical inputs to publications development and other aspects of programme implementation.
. Representing ARROW regionally and internationally in advocacy on key issues.

Applicants with relevant experience and appropriate qualifications in women’s issues, social sciences, development/gender studies or public health, or other related fields  should send an application letter with CV, academic transcripts, two work references,  and samples of written work by email to the below address by 31st August 2011. The
application letter must address the selection criteria. Only short listed applicants shall  be notified.

The Board of Directors
Asian-Pacific Resource & Research Centre for Women
No. 1 & 2, Jalan Scott, Brickfields
50470 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Tel: 603-2273 9913 Fax: 603-2273 9916
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