* My job consisted of grant development and implementation for our field offices around the world. I was able to work in various cross cultural settings, and along some wonderful, knowledgeable and passionate co-workers.
* I traveled 8-12 weeks out of the year, responding to various disasters and emergencies, along with monitoring and evaluation of current programs.
* Desk work included program reporting and coordination with various donor agencies, networking, tracking income and expenses for emergency funding, and budgeting for the fiscal year.
* I was able to use my skills and passion for gender and protection issues, including abuse prevention, gender mainstreaming and gender violence prevention.