WASH Support Officer

Hosted Entities WSSCC
Job categories Project Management, Water Management, Programme Management
Vacancy code VA/2019/B5117/17443
Department/office ECR, GVA, WASH
Duty station New Delhi, India
Contract type Local ICA Specialist
Contract level LICA Specialist-9
Duration Open-ended
Application period 01-Mar-2019 to 15-Mar-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.

Under the direct supervision of the India Coordinator of the WSSCC India Support Unit (ISU), the incumbent will be responsible for providing technical support to build, collaborate and enhance alliances and networks to promote WASH related behaviors. The incumbent will also be responsible for assisting  the development  and implementation of systematic action learning in collaboration with district, state and national level partners, and support designing and operationalize learning systems and modalities required for Rapid Action Learning under the SBM to effectively facilitate sharing, collaboration, documentation and links to research and monitoring systems. The incumbent will work actively to provide technical support to encourage innovative approaches to government and other stakeholder initiatives to implement effective SBCC strategies for promoting WASH related behaviors. Working with creative agents and convening inter-government departments will also feature.

Rapid Action Learning (RAL) Provide assistance in the development and nurt...

Education  Master’s degree in social sciences or social wor...

Treats all individuals with respect; responds sensitively to differences and enc...

Ability to maintain strong working relations with people with sensitivity an...

This is  a local position and therefore it is open to only Nationals of Ind...

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