United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is looking for Project Coordinator – Women’s Empowerment for Textile (WEFT)

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  • Contribute technically to the development of project strategies.
  • Provide substantive technical support to the implementation and management of Women’s Empowerment for Textile (WEFT) Project.
  • Provide technical assistance and capacity development to project/programme partners.
  • Provide technical inputs to the monitoring and reporting of the project.
  • Provide substantive technical inputs to the management of people and finances of the project.
  • Provide substantive inputs to building partnerships and resource mobilization strategies.



  • Master’s degree in social sciences/ Social Work /Gender Studies/Public Administration/Policy/law or related fields.


  • 5 years of relevant professional experience in project design, implementation, management, monitoring especially in the areas of women’s economic empowerment and intersections of violence against women.
  • At least 3 or more years of experience working in the textile supply chain is desirable (candidates with this expertise and experience would have preference over others).
  • In-depth understanding of hiring workers in the textile supply chain, with a focus on women workers.
  • Knowledge of procurement processes in the textile industry at the factory and global brands level.
  • Experience in engaging or having worked for/with international apparel brands.
  • Substantial relevant experience and expertise in managing multi stakeholder/partners projects preferably in textile supply chains.
  • Substantial relevant expertise and experience in working with the private sector on gender mainstreaming in policies and initiatives beyond Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).
  • Experience in high quality documentation and reporting skills desirable.

Language Requirements:

  • Fluency in English and Hindi is required.
  • A working knowledge of Tamil language is desirable.

Application Information:

Interested applicants should apply to this announcement through UNDP jobs site: jobs.undp.org

Application Information: Interested applicants should apply to this announcement through UNDP jobs site: jobs.undp.org

  • All applications must include (as an attachment) the completed UN Women Personal History form (P-11) which can be downloaded from http://asiapacific.unwomen.org/en/about-us/jobs
  • Kindly note that the system will only allow one attachment. Applications without the completed UN Women P-11 form will be treated as incomplete and will not be considered for further assessment;
  • UN Women will only be able to respond to those applications in which there is further interest.

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