Urban Water and Sanitation Specialists

Center for Water and Sanitation (CWAS)


Urban Water and Sanitation Specialists

The Center for Water and Sanitation (CWAS) is a part of the CEPT Research and Development Foundation (CRDF) established by CEPT University. It works in the area of water and sanitation, overall municipal strengthening and a strong focus on sustainability. To support these activities, we continually search for the brightest, most talented individuals from around the globe. We are proud to employ a dedicated and committed workforce that is diverse in gender, background and regions. Our teams work with governments, civil society groups, the private sector and others in developing countries around the world, assisting people in many areas of development, from policy and strategic advice to identification, preparation, appraisal and supervision of projects.

The Urban Water and Sanitation Specialists are expected to lead/support activities such as:

  • Supporting states and cities in implementation of national programmes/missions related to water and sanitation
  • Building capacities of government officials and other stakeholders in planning and monitoring of water and sanitation programmes, and services
  • Implementing of sustainable and inclusive water and sanitation solutions in cities
  • Exploring innovative financing for investments in urban water and sanitation
  • Support relationships with various stakeholders including relevant national, stategovernment and city officials.

We are looking for candidates who have:

  • A post graduate degree in Engineering and /or Urban Planning from a reputed university.
  • At least 8 years of experience working on research/consultancy/project assignments on urban water and sanitation/urban development projects.
  • Prior experience of working with government agencies, multilateral organizations or NGOs is preferred. Familiarity with the urban water and sanitation research and capacity building ecosystem in India is an added advantage.
  • Candidates with ability to communicate in Marathi will have a preference.

Selected candidates may be located in Ahmedabad or in client locations such as in Mumbai, Maharashtra.

Remuneration will be commensurate with qualification/ experience.

Interested candidates should email their application to [email protected] and [email protected]