Category Archives: NGOs

Research and Policy Leads (x3) – WSUP

WSUP Kenya, WSUP Ghana and WSUP Bangladesh are all recruiting Research & Policy Leads/Specialists to support sector influence and research activities in each country.

This role will entail developing and implementing WSUP Ghana/Kenya/Bangladesh’s sector influence strategy from 2016-2020, and providing key support to the respective Country Programme Manager. In conjunction with WSUP’s Evaluation, Research and Learning team (based in London), the Research & Policy Lead/Specialist will design and manage the organisation’s research-into-policy programme from 2016-2020. The successful candidate will coordinate WSUP’s research and research-into-policy efforts, as well as their country team’s ongoing sector influencing/advocacy work, ensuring cohesion between WSUP Ghana/Kenya/Bangladesh and WSUP London regarding research and sector influence.

Successful candidates will have substantial research experience, and significant experience of pro-poor influence/advocacy/lobbying work in a development context.

Candidates must have the right to work in Ghana/Kenya/Bangladesh, depending on the role they apply for.

CVs will not be accepted. Please visit the WSUP website here for full job descriptions and more details on how to apply.

A WASH CLUSTER CO-COORDINATOR – KRI

We are looking for a WASH Cluster Co-Coordinator

Country: Iraqi Kurdistan – Erbil

Length of contract: 12 months starting from the 15th of January 2017

The position:  Under the supervision of the Country Director and the WASH Cluster Coordinator, you will ensure 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.

More precisely, your main responsibilities will be:

  • Provide WASH technical leadership on quality standards and indicators within the WASH cluster response
  • 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 inputs into response, preparedness and contingency plans with inputs from the focal points
  • 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
  • Provide support to all of the above cluster core functions
  • Stand in for the Cluster Coordinator, where and when necessary in meetings and in other external fora related to the WASH cluster

This position requires high flexibility and mobility in Kurdistan Region.

The applicant: You hold a Master Degree WASH-related technical training with a solid experience in WASH activities and at least 1 year as WASH Coordinator in humanitarian context.

You have a solid experience in representation and liaison with different partners (local authorities, UN agencies, INGO/NGO).

Recognized for your networking skills, you have excellent communication skills.  You have the ability to identify, analyse humanitarian needs and provide potential solutions.

Good knowledge in proposal development process is a great asset.

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

Couple status possible

 

A WASH COORDINATOR – KRI

We are looking for a WASH Coordinator : 

Country: Iraqi Kurdistan – Erbil 

Length of contract: 12 months starting from the 15th of January 2017

The position:  Under the supervision of the Deputy Country Director, you will have to guarantee the quality, relevance and scaling up of WASH strategy and interventions of the mission, in conformity with ACF and international standards and national policies

More precisely, the main responsibilities will be :

  • Design ACF technical country strategy for the WASH Department and contribute to ACF technical expertise
  • Coordinate the identification of needs and the formulation of project proposals
  • Oversee the implementation of programs (emergency and post emergency WASH intervention, emergency preparedness, and develop longer-term program) and ensure their reporting
  • Manage the human resources: recruitment of a Deputy Coordinator WASH, assist and support the PM nationalisation ongoing on Dohuk base and follow-up of 10 WASH staff in Kalar, 25 WASH staff in Dohuk, no visibility for Erbil so far (WASH activities will start on October 30th in camp refugees following Mosul battle)

 

The applicant: You hold a Master Degree WASH-related technical training with a solid experience of 3 years minimum in WASH activities and coordination in humanitarian context.

You demonstrate the ability to provide professional technical advice in a broad range of WASH technical areas. You are able to work in culturally and ethnically sensitive enviroments, as well as in areas of conflict. You are recognized for your diplomacy, your organization and your analytical skill.
You speak and write English fluently

 

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

 

To apply, please visit our website: http://recrutement.actioncontrelafaim.org/positions/view/2286/A-WASH-Coo…