Ghana Research and Policy Specialist

Water and Sanitation for the Urban Poor (WSUP)

Accra, , GH

Duration: Full-time: 40 hours per week
Location: Accra, Ghana
Salary: WSUP offers competitive compensation package from GHS 60,000 to 70,000 per annum plus benefits

About the role
WSUP Ghana are seeking a Research & Policy Specialist to coordinate WSUP’s sector influence and research activities in Ghana. The Research & Policy Specialist will develop and implement WSUP Ghana’s sector influence strategy from 2016-2020, providing key support to the Country Programme Manager.

In conjunction with WSUP’s Evaluation, Research and Learning (ERL) team based in London, the Research & Policy 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 the Ghana team’s ongoing sector influencing/advocacy work, ensuring cohesion between WSUP Ghana and WSUP London regarding research and sector influence.

NB: You must have the right to work in Ghana at the time of application.

To apply
1. Download the Job Description and Application form
2. Complete the application form fully – Applications will be scored against the evidence you provide for the criteria listed. Repeating or paraphrasing the wording of the criteria will result in a zero score. You need to provide specific examples from your experience demonstrating how you meet the criteria, under each criteria point. Explain the context, your role, the task/situation, your actions, the outcome, and the learning points.
3. Submit the application form and complete an equal opportunities here.

Closing date: November 28th 2016
Interview date: December 12th 2016