The ELAS Social Investment Fund is a non-profit civil society organization whose aim is to promote women's action and creative solutions for social change, gender equity, peace and justice to advance women's rights in Brazil.

It is an independent fundraising & grantmaking entity with the mission of promoting and strengthening women's Leadership by mobilizing and investing resources in their initiatives. Our practice is guided by values such as passion for women's causes, respect for singularity, subjectivity and multiplicity, bonds of trust, citizen donations and transparency.
Based in Rio de Janeiro, the ELAS Fund mobilizes resources from various sources, in Brazil and abroad, and provides financial and technical support to women's organizations and informal groups throughout Brazil.
The professional hired will work as a program analyst, managing programs and projects, continuously monitoring their efficient execution in line with the objectives and deadlines set by the ELAS Fund, in relation to its funders and the organizations and grantees. The area reports directly to the executive coordinator.
The professional must be part of the team, which means working in an integrated manner with all areas of the ELAS Fund, taking part in team meetings and representing the ELAS Fund at external events when necessary.
More information about the ELAS Fund's methodology and work history can be found at:
Material required for registration:
a. CV (including 2 contact names for references);
b. A letter of intent justifying your interest in working for the ELAS Fund.
Interested parties should send their materials to by July 8, with the following identification: Selection Programs - name of competitor.
Selection process
It will be done in three stages:
a. Analysis of CV and letter;
b. Interviews with those selected in the first phase;
c. Announcement of the results in order of selection.
- Spoken and written English indispensable (mainly for producing reports in English and skype meetings with donors and international partners);
- Spanish desirable;
- Interest in working in a feminist organization and with social movements;
- Immediate availability (start on July 13th);
- Female professionals with higher education;
- Interest in working in a feminist organization and with social movements;
- Willingness to travel, work evenings and weekends, if necessary (compensated by time bank);
- Commitment to exclusive dedication;
- Experience in systematizing reports and producing reports;
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