Job Opportunity: Policy Officer At The Global Resilience Partnership

GRP and SouthSouthNorth (SSN) are hiring a Policy Officer who will work as part of the GRP Secretariat.

GRP Areas of work: Policy Theme: Jobs and livelihoods

The GRP Secretariat is a small (10 FTE), diverse international team that convenes and catalyses actions by GRP Partners and implements specific activities on behalf of the Partnership. The Policy Officer will be hosted by SSN/CDKN and based in Cape Town (as this is an international position working remotely initially will be possible due to Covid-19). The Policy Officer will assist with or lead on a number of tasks. It’s a multifaceted position well suited for an energetic candidate who can help advocate strategic partnerships, increased ambition and policy dialogues in support of enhanced policies and governance for adaptation and resilience across and between sectors.

To apply please complete this google form (Only applications received via the google form will be considered).

We are looking to recruit the Policy Officer as soon as possible, application closing date is Friday 27 November 2020.  Unfortunately we are not able to offer feedback on any application made for this job posting. SouthSouthNorth reserves the right not to make an appointment.

We look forward to receiving your applications.

For more information, please refer to the Terms of Reference.

Contact: For questions please contact Anastasia Brainich at or
Geraldine Kwenda

GRP is an equal opportunity employer and emphasises the importance of diversity and inclusiveness in the Partnership and the Secretariat. Preference will be given to candidates from the global South.

We look forward to receiving your applications.