Partnerships Officer

Hosted Entities WSSCC
Job categories Partnerships
Vacancy code VA/2018/B5117/16694
Level ICS-10
Department/office ECR, GVA, WASH
Duty station Geneva, Switzerland
Contract type Fixed Term
Contract level P3
Duration One Year initially, with possibility of extension
Application period 31-Oct-2018 to 14-Nov-2018

Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.

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The Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) was established in 1990 and mandated by name in United Nations General Assembly resolution A/RES/45/181.The WSSCC Secretariat is hosted by the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) and aims to accelerate the achievement of sustainable sanitation, hygiene and water services for all people, with special attention to the unserved poor, by enhancing collaboration and coordination of all sector stakeholders. The WSSCC Secretariat is located in Geneva, Switzerland. More information on WSSCC can be found on the website at

Reporting to the Programme Director, Deputy Executive Director, the Partnership Officer grows and manages WSSCC partner relationships.  Develops significant knowledge of partner priorities and work together with close and frequent contacts with organizational counterparts ensuring the Council remains current in the global institutional dialogue.  Developing a deep knowledge of the Council’s work, the PO continuously scans institutional partner work in related thematic areas identifying opportunities for collaboration that amplify the investment and visibility of the Council and builds enduring relationships.

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