The position will lead WRC’s strategic priority on gender equality which focuses on how to strengthen gender equality and gender integration in humanitarian response across all sectors and promote gender transformative programming. The Senior Gender Advisor will document and advance how gender and gender equality are currently understood in humanitarian response, including how gender equality is being linked to GBV prevention, health and empowerment activities, and integrated into program design and implementation. The Senior Gender Advisor will develop guidance and tools, as needed, to promote a more progressive and comprehensive understanding of gender, diversity, and gender equality programming in humanitarian settings. S/he will also assess field practice across diverse humanitarian contexts to understand the challenges and opportunities for advancing gender equality through all humanitarian sectors and document good practice on how organizations and sectors are successfully integrating gender in their assessments, program design, implementation, and monitoring and evaluation. The Senior Gender Advisor will also provide technical assistance to partners on the ground and convene thought-leaders, to engage, solicit input, and capture cutting-edge thinking and learning.