Action Against Hunger

WASH Program Manager

Action Against Hunger

Job Description

After an exploratory mission carried out at the end of 2020, ACF France recently decided to open an mission in Mozambique, the Program Manager will therefore be an actor of this mission opening and will be at the center for the strategic implementation of Wash projects. As a Wash Program Manager, your role is to identify and implement high quality and relevant WASH activities with a high coverage, in conformity with overarching strategy and the standards set internationally, by ACF and by national policies.

Your responsabilities are the following :
  • Strategy development and policy compliance
  • Needs assessment and project formulation : Identifying, assess and document WASH needs among crisis-affected populations in his/her area of intervention ; Taking the lead on drafting the WASH technical components as part of proposal development/project Design
  • Implementation, monitoring and reporting of WASH projects
  • Program quality and accountability assurance and impact evaluation
  • External representation, sector-level Coordination and partnership management : Coordinating with other sectors and departments within ACF in order to ensure rational use of resources and programme integration ; Participating in donor visits ; Representing ACF at WASH cluster meetings ; Contributing to the assessment, selection and Capacity Building of partner agencies involved in WASH-oriented partnerships with ACF.
  • Supervise and manage the WASH team : Determining team size and recruiting team member ; Team management (leadership, monitoring, motivation) ; Appraisal of team members ; Staff development.
VOTRE PROFIL Requested :
  • Advanced skills in at least two of the following key WASH areas: Hydro-geology - Hydrology - Civil Engineering and sizing of basic WASH structures (wells, reservoirs, latrines, showers) - Hydraulics - Hydro-chemistry/water quality - Health Promotion/public health - Community Mobilization - Sanitation - WASH in Emergency situations - Project-related statistical analyses and investigative techniques
  • At least 3 years of work experience in the implementation of WASH projects in the humanitarian sector.
  • Command of project cycle management to EU standard (6 stages) and of OECD CAD/ACF methodological criteria for project execution
  • Working proficiency in English and Portuguese Desired :
  • Knowledge of the ACF WASH intervention framework, including ACF strategies, WASH policy and manuals, sectoral training tools
  • Knowledge of the area of intervention and other ACF sectors of intervention (Nutrition, FSL, Mental Health and Care Practices)
  • Familiarity with GIS, data Analysis and water modeling software
  • Previous experience in country program startup
  • Experience in handling partnerships with national NGOs and provide capacity building to their staff
  • Complementary skills in: Geophysics, Drilling, Anthropology, Cartography
VOS CONDITIONS D'EMPLOI
  • 12 months fixed term contract under French legislation
  • Monthly gross salary from 2010 to 2335EUR upon experience
  • Monthly per diem and living allowance: 260+167EUR net, field paid
  • 16% of the gross monthly salary for pension insurance reimbursement for non-French citizens
  • Transportation and accommodation: Coverage of transportation costs and guest house
  • Medical coverage: 100% coverage of medical expenses and repatriation insurance
  • Leaves and RnR: 25 days of paid leaves per year, 20 RnR per year and 215 EUR at each RnR period
  • Training: Free and unlimited access to the certifying e-learning platform Crossknowledge © ACF is committed to people with disabilities and actively fights against all forms of discrimination.
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