Banyan Global is a women-owned and managed international development consulting firm based in Washington, DC. Banyan Global operates within six practice areas: health, finance and investment, enterprise development, gender, youth, and evaluation and learning.
Banyan Global is the holder of largest gender indefinite delivery indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract, the Advancing the Agenda of Gender Equality (ADVANTAGE), which is designed to strengthen USAID's capacity to integrate gender equality and women's empowerment systematically across USAID programming, monitoring and evaluation efforts, and procurements.
Under the ADVANTAGE IDIQ, Banyan Global manages a task order on Gender Integration Technical Assistance (GITA), which provides on-demand, rapid response short-term technical assistance to USAID missions and bureaus in the design of strategies, projects and activities to reduce the gender and economic empowerment gaps that impede development outcomes.
Banyan Global is seeking a Senior Women’s Economic Empowerment Advisor to support its existing work on the Advantage IDIQ, including the GITA, and other USAID gender awards. The Advisor would provide high-quality advice on economic policies and trends and relevant linkages affecting women´s economic empowerment (WEE) in USAID strategies, projects and activities. He/she would undertake policy and programmatic analysis on WEE to inform the development of USAID Country Development Cooperation Strategies, Development Objectives and Project Activity Documents.