Membership Engagement Officer

Hosted Entities WSSCC
Job categories Communications, Water Management, Partnerships, Programme Management
Vacancy code VA/2019/B5117/17345
Level ICS-10
Department/office ECR, GVA, WASH
Duty station Geneva, Switzerland
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-2
Duration Six Months Maternity Cover (60%)
Application period 08-Feb-2019 to 22-Feb-2019


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 www.wsscc.org.

WSSCC is committed to mobilize its partner-base at the grass-roots level through both government and civil society partners, bringing its strong communication and advocacy experience.  Through stronger collaboration at national level, brokered through WSSCC, the National Coordinators, WSSCC members and partners, WSSCC can effectively facilitate discussions on sector reform, sector financing, reaching the most vulnerable and marginalized, and strengthening

monitoring and national delivery and accountability systems in a large number of countries.

Reporting to the Deputy Executive Director, the membership engagement officer (maternity cover) will focus on leveraging WSSCC’s current membership and expanding its future membership with local champions who bring their own networks in to the discourse about accelerating progress towards SDG 6.1 and 6.2.



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