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Global Child Forum is currently recruiting for a Programme Specialist to support the organisation in developing expertise and knowledge on children’s rights and business. As Programme Specialist, you will be responsible for the content, development and delivery of the content and programme for our global and regional forums. You will also work with managing key partnerships connected to forums and our follow-up activities.
Global Child Forum organizes global forums at the highest level, and conducts research and analysis on children’s rights issues. Through innovative partnerships with companies and civil society, we initiate, develop and provide knowledge on how children’s rights can be secured and integrated into business operations. We work to ensure the fulfilment of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child among all stakeholders. This position is an exceptional opportunity to work together with the private sector, governments, civil society and academia on the responsibility to respect and support children’s rights.
Reporting directly to the Managing Director, but in close collaboration with the Partnership Manager, you will be responsible for the creation of high-level forums and events related to children’s rights at the intersection of business, government and civil society. Leveraging on your understanding of how different stakeholders in the society affect children´s lives, and with a passion for interaction and collaboration within different sectors, you will work on developing forums and events that are insightful, innovative and inspiring for an audience of high-level decision-makers.
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We offer an exciting position in an evolving organisation with supportive co-workers. The position is full-time and will require travel. Our offices are located in Gamla Stan in Stockholm.
Please apply with a cover letter, CV, and salary expectation, written in English, and send to email@example.com with Programme Specialist in the subject heading of the email. As we are looking to fill this position as soon as possible, applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis but should be submitted no later than December 5th (new extended deadline!).
About Global Child Forum
Global Child Forum was founded in 2009 by the Swedish Royal Family, and is a leading forum for children’s rights and business dedicated to innovative thinking, knowledge-sharing and networking. Global Child Forum believes in the power and responsibility of business, working in partnership with all parts of society, to create a prosperous, sustainable and just society for the world’s children. In addition to forums, Global Child Forum delivers research perspectives, best practices and risk assessment tools designed to unlock opportunities for business to integrate children’s rights into their operations and communities. The Honorary Chairman of the Global Child Forum is H.M. King Carl XVI Gustaf. For more information, please visit: www.globalchildforum.org.