WASH Project Coordinator

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Application deadline 11 days ago: Friday 7 Jun 2024 at 23:59 UTC

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With over 70 years of experience, our focus is on helping the most vulnerable children overcome poverty and experience fullness of life. We help children of all backgrounds, even in the most dangerous places, inspired by our Christian faith.

Come join our 33,000+ staff working in nearly 100 countries and share the joy of transforming vulnerable children’s life stories!

Key Responsibilities:

WASH Project Implementation

To coordinate and participate in the implementation of project activities, to achieving the outputs set under the following outcomes:

  • Strengthened governance capacity to design, finance, deliver and sustain inclusive, resilient WASH services
  • For the following project activities:

  • Project start-up via security assessment, staff capacity building and coordination with government

  • Conducting the Expanded WASH Survey
  • Conducting Political Economy Analysis
  • Establishment and training of District WASH Committee
  • Supporting District WASH Committee to develop District WASH Plan
  • Conflict analysis for community entry

Project Coordination

  • Assure strict budget management and adherence to activity timelines to ensure proper accountability to donors and effective project implementation.
  • Maintain financial procedures and recording mechanisms.
  • Submit monitoring reports of project activities on a regular basis, including Field Visit Reports.
  • Facilitate in data collection needed for Indicator Tracking Table and project evaluation activities.
  • Follow all World Vision and donor procurement requirements for construction materials and procure materials in time before actual construction.
  • Follow all World Vision and donor policies concerning the project, in particular the Child Protection and Gender Equality, Diversity & Inclusion policies.
  • Ensure all communications requirements for project are met. (including branding, impact stories, etc.)

Stakeholder engagement and knowledge and learning

  • Work closely with partners on the shared common outputs and knowledge and learnings from the project.
  • Liaise with donor and support office to ensure lessons learnt are disseminated and project is able to benefit from other WASH projects
  • Liaise with Regional WASH Committees and local Governmental authorities to ensure compliance with national policies and regional planning objectives
  • Coordinate activities with the appropriate local government officials. Keep local government officials informed of the status of activities.
  • Regularly inform community members about the status of project activities. Input and concerns should be received from the community members

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION/SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE

  • Undergraduate/Bachelor degree or Post Graduate Diploma in following specializations - Civil, Community Development, Environmental, Agricultural Science, International Development, Public/Environmental Health
  • 3-5 years’ experience in in WASH. Establishing hygiene and sanitation approaches and the design and construction of water systems.
  • 3-5 years’ experience in community development
  • 3-5 years’ experience in technical civil and water engineering designs and construction
  • Experience in project design, implementation, monitoring, evaluation and report writing.
  • Willingness and physical fitness to spend significant time in the field
  • Data collection and analysis
  • Basic computer skills in MS Word and Excel
  • Good interpersonal skills, a team player
  • Good communication skills in English
  • Working experience with NGO, INGO is an advantage

Interested applicants should submit the following documents all in one PDF file before; Wednesday 19 June, 2024****, 12:00 AM GMT

  • Expression of interest
  • Detailed CV
  • Valid Police & Medical Clearance Certificate

World Vision is committed to the principles of workplace diversity. Qualified women and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

World Vision is committed to the protection of children. We do not employ staff whose background is not aligned with our child protection practices. Hence employment is conditional upon successful completion of all applicable background checks, including criminal record checks, where possible.

We appreciate the time it takes to prepare your application. Please note that only short-listed candidates suitable for interviews will be contacted. If you do not hear from World Vision within two (2) weeks of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Applicant Types Accepted:

Local Applicants Only

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