OFDA WASH Program Manager


Amman, , JO

The OFDA Water, Sanitation & Hygiene (WASH) Program Manager is responsible for overseeing, at all stages, the Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) program of the OFDA North Hub Consortium Program. This CARE position will report to the CARE North Deputy Director of Programs (DDP), but be responsible for managing the WASH component of the OFDA Consortium, and will thus be working alongside the other WASH partners, WVI and Mercy Corps. S/he is also accountable for accomplishing the WASH program objectives and outcomes. The OFDA WASH Program Manager ensures the overall success of the program by making sure the WASH partners team completes the defined activities while adhering to agreed humanitarian, accountability and SPHERE standards and contractual obligations; and that the project is completed on time, within budget and with acceptable quality. The OFDA WASH Program Manager will also ensure that all consortium WASH activities are aligned with the overall CARE North WASH program strategy and vice versa.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Oversee project implementation
  • Planning
  • Monitoring and training
  • Compliance
  • Other assigned tasks by supervisor
Primary Skills:
  • MSc in Water / Environmental Engineering or Management or Civil Engineering or Hydrology / Geology
  • Proven technical experience in working in Environmental Engineering, and Water, Sanitation & Hygiene in a humanitarian setting
  • Previous experience with an INGO in a management capacity in the WASH sector, preferably in an emergency context
  • Proven understanding and management of OFDA technical requirements in WASH
  • Previous experience working directly with local partners, especially in a remote-management context

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