It’s hard to believe that today millions of Malawians still don’t have safe water and decent sanitation. and cannot practice good hygiene resulting in immense suffering disease and loss of productivity. WaterAid’s vision is of a world where everyone has access to safe water and sanitation By 2030, we want everyone in Malawi to have clean water sanitation and hygiene We believe that we cannot eradicate poverty and achieve sustainable development in Malawi without the attainment of rights to water, sanitation and hygiene far all
Do you want to be part of the team that will make this change happen
WaterAid is looking for experienced individuals to play a vital role in contributing towards our mission to transform lives with safe water, sanitation and hygiene in Malawi s unserved communities. The position is based in Lilongwe.
WASH Technical Advisor
Reporting to the Head of Programmes, the WASH Technical Advisor (TA) is a key member of staff in the Malawi Country Programme, tasked with providing strategically focused WASH technical leadership to the country programme. The WASH Technical Advisor will be responsible for providing strategic technical advice and input into the design, development and quality implementation of WaterAid’s work in Malawi providing technical advisory support to WaterAid in its engagement with government, partners, and donors and a wide range of stakeholders and will spearhead technical Innovations in shaping and reinforcing WaterAid s leading role and strategic ambition in achieving transformational change at scale through its work in the country. The role is also responsible for leading technical design, development and quality implementation of construction and sustainable O&M approaches and supporting advocacy in WaterAid’s programmes and projects on water, sanitation and hygiene, ensuring that WaterAid delivers quality standards in construction that adheres to value for money, continuously develops relevant and appropriate technologies and management approaches, develops systems and capacity for ensuring quality delivery at WaterAid and partners, contributes content and engages with influencing initiatives on policy and practice on WASH technologies, models and innovations in the sector. This position will work in close collaboration with other Programme Managers or designated technical specialists and programme quality, fundraising finance and people functions within the Country Programme and from other offices across WaterAid
Specifically, the WASH Technical Advisor will be responsible for.
Finance and reporting
To be successful, you need:
How to apply?
Interested applicants should send their current CV with names of their three most recent referees and a motivation letter to email@example.com by 30th October 2020.
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