Ethical trade and due diligence assessment - Peru
ETI is seeking a consultant/s to undertake a piece of work within the Peruvian Agro-export sector. The ethical trade assessment will take place with a small number of participating Peruvian companies and is expected to take place between April-June 2017.
Submissions deadline: 31 March 2017.
Senior policy & advocacy advisor
ETI is seeking to recruit an exceptional Senior Policy and Advocacy Advisor to lead our influencing strategy with policy makers. This is a two-year post, to be extended if funding allows
This is an exciting opportunity to play a key role in a vibrant initiative that seeks to make a difference to the lives of poor workers around the world. In 2015 we launched our ambitious 2020 Strategy to demonstrate the value of multi-stakeholder engagement in increasing workers’ access to their rights and providing evidence of the UN Guiding Framework on Business and Human Rights (UNGPs) in practice.
A critical element of this role is engaging with governments and policy makers on the Protect agenda of the UNGPs. This role will support ETI’s company, trade union and NGO members to advocate for better legal and regulatory measures on workers’ rights in sourcing countries around the world (including in Europe).
This is a strategic role for a policy advocacy expert with knowledge and understanding of human rights issues and a track record in successful policy influencing able to operate at national, local and international levels.
Closing date: 4pm 31 March 2017. Interviews will be held on 7 April 2017.
Country programme manager - Turkey
The Country Programme Manager works with stakeholders in the apparel and textile sector in Turkey to implement the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights (UNGPs) through the establishment, and on-going management, of a local platform – which brings together business, trade unions and civil society to raise awareness and capacity and enable workplace social dialogue to address the root causes of the labour rights issues of vulnerable workers.
This is a consultancy contract. Closing date: 31 March 2017.