October 23, 2018

French Speaking Independent Consultant/Trainer

Required Education: 4 Year Degree
Department: International Programs
The Independent Consultant / Trainer will assist CADCA’s International Programs Department in its mission of carrying out trainings and providing technical assistance related to community coalition development in Togo, Senegal and Mauritius.

Specific Duties:

The Independent Consultant / Trainer will be required, among other tasks, to:

  • Conduct training sessions in target language(s) on the topic of community coalition development to groups of 40-60 people.
  • Provide effective technical assistance in target language(s) to community coalitions on topics related to coalition development
  • Assist in the development of training materials in the target language(s) including, but not limited to, PowerPoint presentations, participant workbooks, activity sheets, and other trainer and participant collateral materials.
  • Occasionally provide translation services for special projects.

Requirements: The Independent Consultant / Trainer should have professional experience working in the drug prevention field, international development or professional background in public health. The ideal candidate will possess:

  • A bachelor’s degree, Masters preferred;
  • Native level fluency in French;
  • Previous experience working with community coalitions for drug prevention;
  • Familiarity with the culture of the target country/countries;
  • Superior presentation and analytical skills. Ability to explain complex concepts and models in practitioner terms (in both English and French);
  • Creativity and strong inter-personal skills to make training engaging and effective;
  • Ability to work under pressure and extra hours if needed;
  • Willingness to travel at least three times a year for a week at a time;
  • A valid passport.
  • Willingness to complete (if not yet completed) CADCA’s National Coalition Academy.

Supervisory relationship: Vice President, International Programs

Hours: 40 – 60 hours per week while on travel, otherwise occasionally on an as-needed basis.

Amount of travel: At least three times a year for a week at a time.

To apply for a position, send your information to careers@cadca.org.