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Save the Children
Position Type: 
Organization Type: 
NGO/Civil Society
Experience Level: 
3-4 Years
Degree Required: 
Advanced Degree (Master's or JD)
Languages Required: 


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Position:          Coordinators – 12-15 No.s

Location:          North 24 Pargnas, West Bengal Code: WB-DC

                        Patna, Bihar                              Code: Bihar-DC

                        Ganjam, Odisha                        Code: OD-DC

                        Pune & Nasik, Maharashtra        Code: MH-DC

Programme Development:

  • Engage in the development of program strategy towards block transformation – focusing on Improved WASH in facilities and communities 
  • Identify possible collaborations for implementation, technical support, scaling up and replication.
  • Develop mechanisms for synergistic efforts of program components, coordinated interface with the local government Institutions and other stakeholders in the district. 

Programme Management and Implementation in the District:

  • Manage, implement and monitor interventions within agreed timelines as per DIP 
  • Ensure following all guidelines related to procurements, program implementation and program quality as developed at the inception of the program 
  • Develop field movement plans and engage with teams to facilitate seamless implementation of the program
  • Specifically engage in the institution building components and ensure routine follow up at communities is maintained
  • Establish routine program review process with the teams and stakeholders (government, other development players)
  • Present program progress through regular and periodic review meetings 
  • Bring to the attention of the line manager/senior management, any issues affecting achievement of program outcomes and suggest mitigation measures
  • Responsible for submission of reports on monthly (both narrative and quantitative).
  • Support all program assessments, audits and compliance reviews and ensure integration of all recommendations
  • In consultation with the communications team/point person, manage a local level process documentation on program approaches and processes, components and monitoring data.

Team Management:

  • Guide and support program team and implementing partners to achieve program objectives.
  • Engage with the team on monthly plans and monitoring of activities
  • Manage technical and academic collaborations established under the initiative.


  • Implement/support all monitoring and evaluation activities. 
  • Maintain an up-to-date monitoring data against the programme framework and specifically, data on programme coverage/reach, key programme indicators, target groups etc.
  • Ensure data from monitoring and evaluation is used for midcourse correction and strengthening the program. 
  • Engage in the identification, documentation and dissemination of best practices and learnings at the district and state level. 
  • Lead/support/coordinate any training programmes for teams, partner organisations and other stakeholders
  • Any other task assigned by the line manager


  • Expertise in at least one of the following areas:
  1. Sanitation/School WASH;
  2. Social Behaviour Change communication;
  3. capacity building on WASH, especially of local governance and PRIs.
  • He / She should have Master Degree in Social Work / related course. Minimum 3 yrs. of Experience in NGO sector / conducting Training programs.
  • Willing to Travel the Project locations.

Skills and Competencies:

  • Holistic understanding of the Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Promotion and inter-sectoral linkages.
  • Analytical ability to analyse policies and implementation strategies of government programs.
  • Good communication and networking skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to forge effective working relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Ability to manage, develop and motivate team to maximize their potential and drive performance.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and achieve results, while maintaining congeniality and professionalism.
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Office and Excel
  • Should be comfortable in speaking, reading and writing Bengali

Duration: December 2020 to May 2021 (renewable)


Monthly Fee: Between 20,000 to 30,000, commensurate with qualification and experience.

Interested candidates should mention the job code (mandatory) in the subject line and send their CV as an attachment at latest by 20 December 2020.