The Program Director functions as a strategic thought-partner to the ES and is a hands-on, proactive and participative senior manager, who develops and leads an internal team to support the following areas:
Management of the overall project portfolio
Monitoring and evaluation of projects in the project portfolio.
Development of tendered or unsolicited project proposals for donor or sponsor support, in line with the Secretariat strategic objectives and AMCOW’s priority themes in the water and sanitation sector
The Program Director plays a critical role in partnering with the Secretariat leadership, and senior management team, in strategic decision making and project operations management, supporting the Secretariat in continuously developing its strategic “think tank” capacities in AMCOW’s thematic areas of focus.