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End child sexual exploitation - Executive Director sought for ECPAT International

ECPAT International is seeking an experienced leader to assume the role of Executive Director.

ECPAT International is a leading global network of 82 organisations in 75 countries working together for the elimination of child prostitution, child pornography and the trafficking of children for sexual purposes. The organization is seeking an experienced leader with extraordinary qualities to assume the role ofExecutive Director.

Based in its International Secretariat in Bangkok, Thailand and reporting directly to the ECPAT International Board, the Executive Director will manage the Secretariat team, lead the ECPAT global programme and support the ECPAT network in order to carry out the organization's mission. The Executive Director will represent ECPAT on the global stage working with international non-governmental and inter-governmental organizations, United Nations agencies, donors, partners and the private sector.

As the Executive Director you must have a genuine commitment to the mission and will have demonstrated superb leadership guided by vision and values with 5-10 years executive management experience, working in an international non-governmental organization and/or similar movement-style organization. You will have experience in civil society change movements where activism involves many different players and levels of engagement and/or influence and a well-developed business acumen and strategic insight. We are looking for a person who is passionate with a high level of energy with motivation and desire to achieve.

For a full job announcement and person specification please visit Global Charity Jobs by clicking here

To apply, please send  by email only a letter of application stating the approach that you would bring to the position and the skills that make you suitable, as well as your CV/résumé (no photos please) in English to Meagan Greenberg at . Please ensure that they are sent as Word documents with the titles "your name cover letter" and "your name CV". Please put "ECPAT ED" in the email subject line and state how you came across about the job announcement.

All applications are confidential. Applications sent by other means will not be considered. 

The deadline for applications is 15 October 2012, 6pm Central European Time and interviews will take place in Bangkok, Thailand in early December 2012

Tags: ["Director", "ECPAT", "sexual exploitation", "children"]
Published Sep. 10, 2012 11:45 AM - Last modified Apr. 17, 2013 3:15 PM