Project Officer – Part time/Home Based

WIEGO’s Organization & Representation Programme (ORP) helps informal workers’ organizations build their organizational and leadership capacity, connect to each other, and align with allies as they fight to improve the working conditions and livelihoods of their members. The Global Alliance of Waste Pickers (globalrec.org) is a ORP-supported networking process among waste picker organizations with groups in more than 28 countries covering mainly Latin America, Asia and Africa but more recently also Europe and North America.

WIEGO is seeking a GlobalRec Projects Officer (PO) to develop, implement and oversee operational, financial management, & evaluation systems, as well as daily operations of their current Social Justice Bond Project (SJB) that supports the Global Alliance of Wastepickers development.

The GlobalRec Project Officer is a new position, intended to lead the daily operations and oversee the equitable and collaborative systems and culture of the nascent Globalrec organization in conjunction with WIEGO. This position will support the Global Advisory Committee of WPs, grantees, and the Globalrec support team by building and maintaining systems for the programmatic, financial, operational, learning, and other emergent and special project work of the SJB. This position will be for one year period with the possible extension to three more years.