The Gender Technical Advisor provides technical advice on gender and GBV that is technically sound, evidence-based and meets the needs of Benin and USAID. He / she must be able to conduct gender analysis in the country to ensure that gender awareness is incorporated into activities. He / She will provide technical leadership and build local capacity using proven training approaches and quality improvement methodologies. He / she will develop programs and implementation plans that will increase the number of clinical and community level staff members who can identify and report GBV cases to legal and social services. He / she will collaborate with other partner organizations to collect and disseminate gender and GBV awareness materials to clinical patients in targeted areas. The Advisor will advocate with the Ministry of Health for the adoption of new best practices of gender and evidence-based GBV at the clinical and community level and encourage other ministries, community, NGOs, and influential leaders to support and promote gender equality and the fight against GBV. This post will represent Jhpiego at national stakeholder meetings and technical working groups on gender and GBV and related technical areas.