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Strategic Planning Consultant

Job in Oakland - Alameda County - CA California - USA
Other locations: Location is negotiable; preference for candidate being based in Mexico City, Kuala Lumpur or Bangkok.
Posted by Asylum Access
Full Time position
Listed on 2019-10-07
Job specializations:
  • Administrative
    Expat Administration
  • Law/Legal
    International Law, Lawyer, Legal Counsel
Job Description & How to Apply Below
Position Description

Asylum Access is looking to hire a consultant to assist our Global Leadership Team in the design, implementation, facilitation and documentation of a bottom-up strategic planning process for each of our national operations. These plans will be used to inform the update to our organization-wide strategic plan, to be amended in July of 2019.

Duration and Location

The position is part- to full-time, for a period of 6 months starting January 5, 2019 (with possibility of extension). Location is negotiable; preference for candidate being based in Mexico City, Kuala Lumpur or Bangkok. Travel is required to conduct or support planning workshops.
Position Requirements
Doctorate,   3 to 4 Years work experience
Preferred Qualifications

University degree in law, human rights or another university degree in a relevant discipline;
2 to 5 years of experience in strategic planning and training or facilitation;
Experience of drafting programmatic documents, training materials or Standard Operating Procedures;
Experience leading or managing in the development field, especially in human rights. Experience in refugee rights is an advantage;
Experience in training and mentoring staff, particularly from a wide variety of cultures;
Fluent in English & Spanish with a high level of written skill in both languages;
A positive, proactive and outgoing attitude with the ability to work well in a diverse and multicultural environment.

Key Responsibilities  

Collaborate closely with AA staff to build a clear process for strategic planning. This will include the development of tools, templates, and guides which will result in the production of (1) a change statement, (2) context analysis, (3) pathways to change, and ultimately (4) a theory of change for each national operation.
Develop a detailed facilitator’s guide to support each Asylum Access leader in managing the strategic planning process.
Co-facilitate, along with Asylum Access leaders, a series of workshops for each program that will support the development of their strategic plan.
Record and document the outcomes of each process, including the final Theories of Change.
Build a process for reviewing and updating the strategic plan given changes in environment in future years.
Draft a report on the success and lessons learned from the strategic planning process for submission to the leadership.
Required Language Skills:
  • English - Very good
  • Spanish - Good
Additional Information / Benefits

Compensation will be negotiable depending on experience, falling within the range of USD 12,500 to USD 25,000 depending upon time commitment.
Contact Information
Contact Name: Asylum Access
Contact Phone: 5108918700
Preferred method of contact: Email with CV via Application Box below.
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