Consultants at State and District level for Implementation of activities under Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM) via DevNetJobsIndia

Institute for Development Support (IDS)

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Call for application for Consultants at State and District level for Implementation of activities under Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM)

State level

State WASH Coordinator

No of post-3

District level

Community development consultant

No of post- 15

Place of Posting:

State WASH Coordinator will be deputed at Guwahati, Assam, Jaipur, Rajasthan and Chennai, TamilnaduCommunity Development Consultant (CDC) will deputed at district headquarter Kamrup rural, Nalbari, Gwalpara and Udalguri in Assam. Jaipur rural, Ajmer, Udaipur, Jodhpur and Alwar in Rajasthan. Ramnathapuram and Virudhunagar in Tamilnadu. Chitrakoot, Sonbhadra in UP.

Duration: 12 Months (June 2022 to May 2023)Closing Date and time for Application Submission: 5 PM, 15th May 2022

BACKGROUND

United Nation Office for Project Service (UNOPS) is offering strategic-technical assistance and capacity building support to the govt of India under Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM) in 22 districts of Uttar Pradesh, Assam, Rajasthana and Tamilnadu. United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) has selected Institute for Development Support (IDS) as a grantee for the implementation of capacity building and management support activities under the JJM. IDS is in process of hiring consultants at the state level and district level for the implementation of project activities. 

OVERVIEW OF THE POSITIONS:

  • The selected candidates would work through short term consultancy contract with Institute for Development Support (IDS), Dehradun and will be based at different locations.
  • Candidates who meet the required qualifications and experience are invited to apply in reply to an announcement, following which a desk review of their skills and experience will be done to see their suitability as Consultant-
  • Only short-listed candidates will be called for telephonic interview.

KEY ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF STATE WASH COORDINATOR

  • Coordinationwith line departments to accelerate JJM activities at State and District level
  • Provide technical support to State and District administration on JJM
  • Participate in trainings atNational, State and Districtlevel and monitor the trainings
  • Managing and coordinating with Trainersfor trainings and related activities
  • Compile, review and finalize training reports received from Trainers
  • Conduct training assessment surveys
  • Follow up with concerned authorities and participants post trainings on action plans
  • Support in any other work related to JJM as and when required
  • Monitoring, supervision and coordination of field level team
  • Coordinate for collaborations with any partner organizations and NGOs for JJM program
  • Documentation and report writing
  • Organize and conduct Rapid Learning Action (RAL) activities

KEY ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CONSULTANT

  • Planning and implementation of community level activities under JJM
  • Organize community mobilization, sensitization, awareness and IEC activities
  • Formation and strengthening village level institutions
  • Preparation of community action plans
  • Organize and conduct various training and capacity building programs
  • Planning and implementation of community level activities under JJM
  • Monitoring and supervision of construction activities
  • Ensure operation and maintenance of the schemes

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:The following qualifications will be required from prospective interested candidate for the post of State wash consultant:

  • Graduate/postgraduate degree in Rural development, MSW, Social science or equivalent
  • Min. 3 Years’ experience of working in Water and Sanitation
  • Relevant experience in training and capacity building, monitoring, supervision
  • Liaison and networking experience
  • Project planning and management experience

The following qualifications will be required from prospective interested candidate for the post of community development consultant:

  • Graduate/postgraduate degree Rural development, MSW, Social science or equivalent
  • Min. 3 Years’ experience of working in Water and Sanitation sector
  • Relevant experience in community training and capacity building
  • Documentation and report writing skill

COMPETENCIES:

  • Ability to travel, including to remote and rural areas on short notice. Thorough understanding of gender, water management, equality and non-discrimination.
  • Report writing (including data collection) and communication skills
  • Ability to gather, monitor and analyze the data and prioritize the action
  • Facilitation skills as per participatory methodologies
  • Ability to work effectively in a team
  • Proficiency in computer applications
  • Able to produce results and work in a changing environment.

LANGUAGES:

  • Strong speaking and writing skills in English and Hindi except Assam and Tamilnadu. Workable English skill for community development consultant. Regional language is an asset.

REMUNERATION:

  • Remuneration would be commensurate with the skill and experience of the candidate.

HOW TO APPLY:Please upload your latest CV along with a cover letter highlighting your suitability for the role latest by 15thth May 2022 at [email protected]

Note: Only shortlisted candidate will be contacted. Decision of evaluation committee will be final for selection of candidate. 

Job Email id: idshimalaya(at)gmail.com


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