Mali nationals: Charity Water Project Coordinator

Kolokani, Mali 🇲🇱

Position: Charity Water Project Coordinator

Reports to: MI-WASH Senior Program Manager

Provide supervision to: WASH facilitators, M&E Officer

Location: Kolokani

Purpose of the position:

Working closely with the WASH Senior Programme Manager or designate, the Project Coordinator will provide technical support to the Charity Water Project in overseeing the field operations, ensuring the effective procurement of goods and services, monitoring of progress, mobilization of field partners, project planning, monitoring, evaluation, and reporting on project achievements and issues encountered related to field operations. He/she will ensure the strategic and successful implementation of the project activities, project models and approaches including Community Led Total Sanitation, WASH in Schools, and Local level advocacy

Major Responsibilities:

Plan, coordinated and facilitate the work of the project team members to achieve the project objectives and outcomes in their respective areas of responsibility.

Correct planning and implementation of project activities:

Work closely with the WASH Senior Program Manager and other staff members to ensure that project activities are well planned according to the project proposal, the project action plan, annual targets, project budget, annual objectives, standards and guidelines.

Ensure that project activities are implemented on time and according to plan

Ensure strategic implementation of CLTS, WASH in school, local level advocacy, CQI and its related approaches in all targeted communities

Ensure qualitative data collection, management and sharing as relevant to the project

Participate in the development of annual budgets and action plans, and conduct needs assessments and surveys where necessary.

Ensure that good, respectful and fruitful relationships are developed and maintained with all project stakeholders including communities, government technical staff at regional and national levels, local partners.

Represent the WASH Senior Program Manager in meetings and other events related to the project.

Submit quarterly reports and monthly updates to the WASH Senior Program Manager

Fulfil any other task in line with the mission and vision of WV upon request from the WASH Senior Program Manager, RAM Director or National Director.

Qualifications: Education/Knowledge/Technical Skills and Experience

The following may be acquired through a combination of formal or self-education, prior experience or on-the-job training:

  • Minimum Qualification required BAC + 3 years in Community development, project management, hydraulic, water resources, sanitation or any related field. Master’s degree preferred

  • Experience: Minimum 5 years’ experience in the field development project implementation, Experience on CLTS, WASH in school is an asset

  • Technical Skills & Abilities:

Good computer knowledge and practices

  • Good planning and organizational skill

  • Capacity of reflection and fast comprehension

  • Working knowledge in needs assessment and monitoring and evaluation.

Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Experience:

  • Innovation skills

  • Communication skills, Fluent in French, good skills in writing and spoking English

  • Knowledge of animation techniques

Ability to integrate the communities and health formations

Travel and/or Work Environment:

  • Office based with frequent travel to the field

  • The position requires ability and willingness to travel domestically up to 30% of the time.

  • On call

Attitude and Behavior:

World Vision reserves the right to disqualify a candidate who has any record relating to child abuse or opposite behavior to child protection, even after the hiring.

*Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

Women are strongly encouraged to apply for