Youth Engagement Specialist

Edit 18 February: Please note that the application deadline was 17 February 2019 and we no longer accept applications for this position.

GWPO is looking to identify a highly motivated and creative development professional to lead and build up the network’s global activities to mobilize youth for water resources management. The position is based in the global GWP secretariat in Stockholm, Sweden (or other GWP location if appropriate).

As part of the Communications & Knowledge Team, the Youth Engagement Specialist will support youth engagement programmes across the GWP Network, through coordination, learning and fundraising initiatives, including by building a global programme. S/he will also mobilize broad ownership for the Youth Agenda across the entire Network.

The scope of the Youth Engagement Specialist’s activities includes amongst others:

  • Strategy and workplan
  • Community of Practice for youth engagement
  • GWP Summer Schools
  • Amplifying the voice of youth-led initiatives
  • Fundraising for GWP's youth programme
  • Communication and reporting

Full details of the position are described in these Terms of Reference.

Please send your CV with a motivation letter to by 17 February 2019.