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A WASH COORDINATOR – JORDAN

ACF is looking for a WASH Coordinator : 

Country: Jordan based in Amman

Length of contract: 12 months, starting from the 1st of April 2016

The position:  Under the supervision of the Country Director, you will have to design ACF Water, Sanitation & Hygiene (WASH) country strategy and contribute to its implementation in order to maximize ACF impact.
More precisely, you will be in charge to:

Contribute to defining the country strategy and the strategy and positioning of the WASH technical department 

  • Understand and analyze the humanitarian situation regarding WASH and the context of intervention by the field teams
  • Product the mission sectoral strategy document in line with ACF international and national frameworks

Coordinate the identification of needs and the formulation of project proposals

  • Formulate and implement feasibility studies of WASH projects (public health, technical, socio-economic, cultural and environmental aspects)
  • Contribute to seeking donors for your sector, holding technical discussions, and exchanging information with these donors then produce the WASH sections of project proposals

Oversee the implementation of programs and ensure their reporting

  • Validate the key stages and methodologies of the projects being undertaken: timetable, systematic survey, technical studies, calls for tender, specifications, community approach, external evaluations…
  • Provide technical support, direct and at a distance, to the PM
  • Ensure that monitoring and evaluation systems are in place and that their results are integrated to guarantee improvement of the projects

Ensure the active participation of ACF in national sectoral coordination and technical forums and develop sectoral partnerships

  • Represent ACF in WASH coordination at national and sub-national levels (sectoral and/or cluster) and with the technical authorities
  • Interaction with regional sectoral coordination mechanisms (inc. RECA)
  • Promotion of sectoral partnerships (civil society, NGOs, authorities, private sector.. .) and capacity building

Team management

  • Functional and/or hierarchical management of WASH personnel
  • Evaluation of the technical performance of WASH teams (PM, Specialists)
  • Developing WASH competencies throughout the mission

The applicant:

You hold a Master degree in WASH and have 5 years of experience in WASH activities and coordination in humanitarian context. You have a solid experience in strategy development and the proposal development process

Recognized for your capacity to analyse and have a global approach, you have the ability to provide professional technical advice in a broad range of WASH technical areas, including behaviour change programming, water sources rehabilitations.

Status:

Gross monthly salary ranging from €1805 to €2305 depending on relevant experience

Food and hygiene expenses, per diem, transportation costs, collective or individual accommodation, medical insurance

25 days of annual paid leaves and 20 days of rest and recuperation (R&R) per year

Accompanied position (partner and children) possible

To apply, please visit our website: http://recrutement.actioncontrelafaim.org/positions/view/1662/A-WASH-Coordinator/

Research & Development Officer at Water Integrity Network in Berlin (11Feb2016)

WIN e.V. is looking to fill the post of Research and Development Officer, based at the WIN Secretariat (WIN-S) in Berlin, Germany. (Click to save as PDF)

The Water Integrity Network (WIN) was formed in 2006 to respond to increasing concerns among water and anti-corruption stakeholders over corruption in the water sector. WIN has the challenging mission to increase integrity levels and reduce corruption in the water sector with a pro-poor and pro-equity focus. It works with partners to build capacity, develop and implement integrity tools and influence decision-makers. Continue reading

Network & Communications Officer at Water Integrity Network in Berlin (11Feb2016)

WIN e.V. is looking to fill the post of Network and Communications Officer, based at the WIN Secretariat (WIN-S) in Berlin, Germany. (Click to save as PDF)

The Water Integrity Network (WIN) was formed in 2006 to respond to increasing concerns among water and anti-corruption stakeholders over corruption in the water sector. WIN has the challenging mission to increase integrity levels and reduce corruption in the water sector with a pro-poor and pro-equity focus. It works with partners to build capacity, develop and implement integrity tools, and influence decision-makers.

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Part-Time Team Assistant at Water Integrity Network in Berlin (11Feb2016)

WIN e.V. is looking to fill the post of a part-time Team Assistant, based at the WIN Secretariat (WIN-S) in Berlin, Germany. (Click to save as PDF)

The Water Integrity Network (WIN) was formed in 2006 to respond to increasing concerns among water and anti-corruption stakeholders over corruption in the water sector. WIN has the challenging mission to increase integrity levels and reduce corruption in the water sector with a pro-poor and pro-equity focus. It works with partners to build capacity, develop and implement integrity tools and influence decision-makers. Continue reading

WASH Adviser, Plan UK

Country: UK, London

Contract: Fixed term contract, maternity cover

Position Description

Plan UK’s Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) adviser will be located in the Quality Assurance, Impact   Learning (QAIL) unit, one of four units in our Programmes Department.

The adviser will provide technical and thought leadership to all Plan departments, particularly in relation to the design, development and submission of new fundraising proposals, and so help build our WASH programme portfolio. They will help develop the technical skills of programme officers and others in Plan to ensure quality delivery of WASH programming, and that current good practice and innovative approaches are reflected in all stages of project cycle management. They will also develop effective monitoring, learning and evaluation processes that capture the outputs, outcomes and impact of our work.

Where necessary the adviser will also provide technical support and capacity building to country office staff to ensure the successful delivery of projects and programmes. In doing so they will engage with Plan International’s global advisory capacity to ensure strategic alignment of WASH work around the organisation, and that good practice is shared across the wider Plan federation, and with outside organisations.

See more and apply at: http://careers.plan-uk.org/JobSearch/JobDetails.aspx?pageNav=Featured&page=0&jobID=546

A WASH CLUSTER CO-COORDINATOR – KRI

We are looking for: A WASH CLUSTER CO-COORDINATOR

Country: In The Kurdistan Region of Iraq, based in Erbil. This position require mobility in Kurdistan Region and to Bagdad

Length of contract: 6 to 12 months starting as soon as possible

General objectives : Ensuring a coherent and effective response by mobilizing groups of agencies, organizations and NGOs to respond in a strategic manner to the humanitarian crisis in Iraq

The position: You will be in charge to:

  • Act as focal point at national level for emergency response interventions; through linkage with the Sub-national cluster focal points, identify gaps and needs and leading on resource mobilization.
  • Provide WASH technical leadership on quality standards and indicators within the WASH cluster response.
  • Provide inputs into response, preparedness and contingency plans
  • Identify areas for upskilling and capacity building sub-national focal points and contribute to capacity building activities.
  • Act as the WASH members’ liaison and adviser for inputs into cluster funding mechanisms

The applicant: You hold a bachelor degree in Water Sanitation and Hygiene. You have some significant experiences in humanitarian WASH activities (minimum 2 years) in implementing WASH projects in emergency contexts. Also, you are able to coordinate with different partners (local authorities, UN agencies, INGO/NGO) and proven leadership from part experiences.
You have an understanding of humanitarian funding mechanisms. Good knowledge of Cluster system and Wash sector is required.

WATER, SANITATION AND HYGIENE COORDINATOR

Country : YEMEN – Sana’a

Length of contract : 12 months, starting as soon as possible

The position: Under the supervision of the Country Director, you will have to design ACF Water, Sanitation & Hygiene (WASH) country strategy and contribute to its implementation in order to maximize ACF impact.
More precisely, your main responsibilities will be:

Contribute towards definition and orientation of the planned programming strategy, especially for WASH sector:

  • Analyze problems and solutions from field based operations
  • Define and orient the WASH intervention strategies
  • Ensure consideration of feasibility, sustainability and exit strategies in programming
  • Ensure budget coherence and suitability
  • Write proposals and reports for donor submissions
  • Guarantee the traversal approach of interventions between and with other departments
  • Ensure monitoring and evaluation findings are incorporated into existing programs

Supervise the evolution of the humanitarian WASH situation in Yemen:

  • Jointly with other partners, establish surveillance systems in intervention areas to establish trends and needs analysis
  • Analyze monitoring data for WASH programs
  • Identify uncovered needs in intervention areas and identify responses
  • Write technical reports

Design appropriate emergency WASH programs for the mission:

  • Monitor the evolution of possible crises through early warning indicators
  • Plan or participate in rapid needs assessments
  • Verify rapid assessment findings
  • Plan feasible and appropriate responses
  • Participate in securing of funding/means through proposals or other mechanisms

Supervise the implementation of WASH programs in the country:

  • Provide support from concept to evaluation
  • Approve implementation methodology of projects
  • Define intervention areas with support of program managers
  • Analyze activity reports
  • Ensure appropriate budget expenditures in collaboration with Finance HoD
  • Write field visit reports; identify lesson learnt from programs
  • Provide support to assessment and evaluations
  • Provide secondary analysis of assessments.

Support the WASH teams:

  • Participate in recruitment and training of team members
  • Reinforce management of programs and projects
  • Ensure organization and internal communication of the teams
  • Support team in field implementations
  • Organise & animate WASH team meetings
  • Fill gap at field level (in absence of PM)

The applicant:

You hold a Master Degree in Hydro-geology Engineering or Civil engineering; you have a significant experience at least 3 years minimum in WASH activities in humanitarian context as well coordination experience.
You have a solid experience in strategy development and the proposal development process.
You have an experience remote management.
Fluent in English is required. Arabic would be a plus

 

To apply, please visit our website: http://recrutement.actioncontrelafaim.org/positions/view/438/A-Water-Sanitation-Hygiene-Coordinator/