WASH Coordinator

 (via ReliefWeb)
HELP - Hilfe zur Selbsthilfe e.V.
Bamako, Mali
Position Type: 
Full-Time
Organization Type: 
NGO/Civil Society
Experience Level: 
5-7 Years
Degree Required: 
Bachelor's (Or Equivalent)
Languages Required: 
French

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To strengthen our team, we are looking for a WASH Coordinator at the earliest possible date.**

Would you like to take on a responsible task with sense?

Then support us in the following areas:

  1. Technical support to projects:

· Ensure technical support to all WASH projects developed by Help

· Participate in the definition of intervention strategy in WASH sector

· Reinforce technical quality of documentation submitted to donors

· Ensure respect of reporting calendar on date and hours

· Support Finance department to produce financial reports related to WASH projects

· Support the team to produce narrative/ technical reports with good quality

· Evaluate the level of goals attainments and evaluate impacts

· Ensure projects follow – up in coordination with program coordinator

· Supervise WASH projects planning

· Trace all difficulties encountered during projects implementation

· Provide projects team with conceptual reflection documents and ensure a documentary vigilance

· Maintain technical partnership relations with actors active in WASH sector

· Facilitate and maintain relations with external consultants in WASH sector

· Participate in the individual evaluation of WASH projects Managers

· Ensure work is done within an agreed upon scope, schedule, and budget

· Prepare and make presentations to other departments, country program office staff, strategic partners, donors, etc.

· Ensure that gender and protection are considered throughout WASH projects cycles.

  1. Support to program development

· Organize need assessment as well as other WASH evaluation in community and institutional levels

· Elaborate concepts notes, and proposals to be submitted to donors

· Draft strategies in WASH sectors to be submitted to Country Management Team (CMT)

· Maintain partnership relations with main donors active in WASH sector

· Maintain strategic vigilance for new projects

· Identify needs in WASH sector and provide suggestions to management team

· Participate as WASH expert in the recruitment of new staffs

· Ensure good communication and information sharing inside and outside the program

· Contribute to promotion of learning and experience documentation

· Identify the capacity building needs of local teams and make reasoned proposals to management

· Contribute to partners capacities building to document their field experiences for learning purposes

  1. Representation

· Maintain technical relations with institutions related to WASH sector

· Participate in coordination meetings, working groups and WASH cluster meetings

· Ensure that Project Managers on the field are participating to WASH Cluster and other WASH working groups meetings

· Conduct all tasks assigned by supervisor

4. Reporting

He/She is responsible for the preparation or review of projects’ reports and all monitoring documents requested by coordination department.

Convince us by:

1- Qualification:

· University degree in water resources, environmental engineering, or another related field

· Minimum of 5 years of professional experience in humanitarian work, preferably in an emergency context

· Demonstrable technical expertise in WASH

· Good knowledge and understanding of Humanitarian Principles and WASH in emergency

· Positive and solutions-oriented person focused on team-building, problem-solving, and support to the teams and beneficiary communities

Technical skill and competence:

· Capacity to deal with many different issues, to self- update and learn very quickly from a highly and constantly evolving environment

· Ability to manage and prioritize a high workload and multiple tasks with tight deadlines

· Good representation skills

· Knowledge of WASH, health and nutrition activities are appreciated

2- Language: Good communication skills, with good written and spoken French .

We offer:

· a demanding and meaningful activity with responsibility and creative scope

· an international working environment characterized by a high level of commitment and team spirit

· flat hierarchies and flexible working hours

· performance-related, attractive remuneration

· 30 days of annual leave

How to apply

Please send your application stating your salary expectations and earliest availability (please only: cover letter, CV, professional qualification, certificates as well as three references in a file attachment and max. 5 MB data volume!) by e-mail until 13/11/2020 to: and in Cc .Your contact person is HR Manager. Kindly state in your application where you found the job advertisement. People with disabilities will be given preferential treatment if they are suitable for the position. Further information on our work can be found at www.help-ev.de.