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Consultant – Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Oxford Policy Management Limited (OPM) [deadline 10 November]

OPM are seeking to recruit a Consultant into their Water portfolio to work primarily on Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH).

Core responsibilities of the role include:

  • Delivering high quality technical work across a range of issues – both short-term diagnostic and research work and long-term sector reform projects – in support of developing country governments and international agencies;
  • Supporting the acquisition, implementation and management of WASH projects, including working alongside officials from donor agencies and partner governments;
  • Developing technical skills and capacity in WASH, and building a profile and network with other practitioners and clients.
  • Working across teams with staff from other portfolios, such as health, education and climate change.

Requirements include:

  • An excellent academic record including a Master’s degree in a relevant subject (e.g. economics or a water-related field);
  • A strong track-record of relevant analytical work on WASH in an international environment;
  • Knowledge and understanding of WASH policy and practice, and an ability to apply this knowledge analytically and practically.

For more information and to apply go to:

http://www.opml.co.uk/about-us/join-us/consultant-%E2%80%93-water-sanitation-and-hygiene-wash

Note: despite the advert, this position does not have to be based in Oxford (though in the first few months there would have to be quite a lot of time spent there).