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International Medical Corps is a global, humanitarian, nonprofit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and development programs.
Established in 1984 by volunteer doctors and nurses, International Medical Corps is a private, voluntary, nonpolitical, nonsectarian organization. Its mission is to improve the quality of life through health interventions and related activities that build local capacity in underserved communities worldwide. By offering training and health care to local populations and medical assistance to people at highest risk, and with the flexibility to respond rapidly to emergency and development phases, International Medical Corps rehabilitates devastated health care systems and helps bring them back to self-reliance.
Program BackgroundInternational Medical Corps is a ‘first-responder’ both to natural and man-made disasters and has a mandate of working in remote locations. The organization has a comprehensive security management policy and plan in place and committed to do everything possible within its remit to ensure safety and security. Notwithstanding, the mandate and programming choices of International Medical Corps require staff with a high degree of resilience, sound judgement, the ability to move fast, and the willingness to travel and work in unstable situations and harsh conditions
The primary function of the WASH Manager includes supporting the Team in the assessment, planning, design, implementation, supervision, expansion/development and administration of technical interventions, and will directly oversee project implementation on the ground. The WASH Manager will be in charge of the prioritization and coordination of the start-up and management of technical interventions, and contribute to the development of concept papers and proposals for interventions in close cooperation with the team and under the supervision of the WASH Coordinator. In addition, the WASH manager will support with the training of local staff and stakeholders in WASH related topics and will also be responsible for compiling activity reports and guaranteeing quality of services.
Duties and Responsibilities
The individual will plan and implement WASH projects; foster internal and external networks with stakeholders and donors; provide technical support to the development of funding proposals; and manage a team of WASH staff. In addition, the WASH Manager will support the WASH program in project monitoring, regular reviews, donor report preparation, and capturing learning.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each of the essential functions under limited or basic living conditions and working environment. The duties and responsibilities listed are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive.
2. Program Design
3. Management and Implementation
4. Information and Co-ordination
5. Compliance & Ethics
Promotes and encourages a culture of compliance and ethics throughout International Medical Corps. As applicable to the position, maintains a clear understanding of International Medical Corps’ and donor compliance and ethics standards and adheres to those standards. Conducts work with the highest level of integrity. Communicates these values to staff and to partners and requires them to adhere to these values.
International Medical Corps is proud to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, disability or status as a veteran.
WASH Coordinator (Emergency Response)
International Medical Corps