WASH Coordinator


Ethiopia 🇪🇹


Oxfam has been working in Ethiopia since 1974, devoted to empowering people against poverty. In 2015-16, the organization consolidated its efforts to meet the needs of the most vulnerable and has reached close to one million people across Ethiopia with life-saving humanitarian assistance. Oxfam’s Humanitarian programme currently operates through 3 field bases in Jijiga, Dire Dawa and Gambella and getting prepared to open three new satellite offices in remote field locations as part of its ongoing drought response.  The development team currently operates in Oromia, Amhara, Tigray and Somali region.

Oxfam is currently responding to drought in Ethiopia following its response strategy (Programme Focus WASH and EFSVL with gender and cross protection as cross-cutting) having an ambition of benefitting 1,000,000 people with a total budget of 30 Million USD. As part of Oxfam’s drought response programme.

The role

Reporting to the Emergency Response Programme Manager for Somali region and matrix managed by the country WASH Coordinator, The WASH Coordinator – Somali region will lead and manage effective delivery of water, sanitation and hygiene component of humanitarian response in Somali region. He/she will be the primarily responsible for the technical leadership and supervision of WASH interventions by both Oxfam team and its partners in Somali region and coordination with other agencies including regional WASH Cluster.

This is a great opportunity for a dedicated and dynamic professional. If you believe you are the candidate we are looking for, please submit your application and CV including a day time contact by applying online at www.oxfam.org.uk/jobs INT3893 Closing date: November 09, 2017.  Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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