Photograph by Jennifer Ross, The Fiji Islands
Need help with project design, implementation or shutdown?
Jen provides leadership and support to global teams to deliver outcomes on-budget and to deadlines at each stage of the project cycle. Jen's project experience ranges from small to multi-million dollar investments, and diverse environments from highly predictable to logistically challenging remote and post-conflict.
Governance & Safeguards
Need help establishing policies and frameworks? Preparing for due diligence checks?
Jen is experienced in developing policies, reviews and frameworks including for child protection risk; health and safety; fraud mitigation; gender, disability and social inclusion; photograph consents. Jen understands data privacy, modern slavery mitigation, social procurement, and impact metrics - bridging corporate and enviro-social priorities.
Are you achieving your goals for engagement and reach? Are your reports reflecting the quality and outcomes of your project?
Jen is an excellent communicator and loves writing. She has experience developing a range of client materials including powerpoint presentations, annual reports and plans, quarterly progress reports, promotional materials, stories of change, social media plans and posts, media releases, blog posts, speeches and talking points.
Monitoring & Metrics
Do you need a framework for mapping your investments and projects against the SDGs? Need a consultant to undertake a review?
Jen has tertiary qualifications in evaluation and development, and experience developing and actioning tools to measure and report impact. Jen knows (from firsthand experience) frameworks must be simple, practical and user friendly. Jen also has experience undertaking practical reviews for disability inclusion, gender and child safeguarding.
Capacity Development, Mentoring & Coaching
Working through cross-cultural challenges or need help developing team capacity?
Need to improve the green literacy or SDG literacy of your team?
Jen is an experienced cross-cultural consultant who has built capacity and skills, designed and facilitated workshops, and acted as a sounding boards to cross-cultural teams globally, including Australia, Asia and the Pacific. She has built counterparts skills in communications, events, monitoring and evaluation, and management.
Gender, Disability and Social Inclusion (GEDSI)
Need advice on designing, implementing or reviewing gender, disability and social inclusion in your organisation's policies or projects?
Jen is an experienced international development project manager, who routinely reviewed and embedded effective twin-track approaches to gender, disability and social inclusion in her projects. Jen can write GEDSI policies and design indicators for tracking GEDSI in your organisation over time. Jen has experience developing team capacity in GEDSI and has experience designing and facilitating workshops.