Roving WASH Advisor, Kenya - GOAL

Location: Kenya with travel to other countries.

Closing date: 29 Jun

General Objectives of the Position:

  • To be part of a team providing support and assistance to GOAL’s water, sanitation and hygiene programmes in a variety of locations.

  • To assist in the process of ensuring that all programmes are well planned, implemented and monitored such that they result in maximum benefit for their target communities.

  • To give direction to field staff so that programmes are completed within set timeframes and budgets and to an acceptable high standard.

  • To be involved in setting strategies and policy for GOAL in relation to water and sanitation programmes to improve future effectiveness and impact.

    Requirements: (educational, language, etc.):

  • Relevant professional qualification (B.E., B.Sc.) with specific focus on water and sanitation (diploma, masters degree).

  • Minimum 5 years relevant experience with at least 2 years working in developing countries.

  • Experience in working with disadvantaged communities and involving them in participatory approaches.

  • Experience in working on both water supply and sanitation programmes in developing countries and a strong academic and practical knowledge of both disciplines.

  • Experience in the field of hygiene promotion and an appreciation of its importance.

  • Familiarity with dealing with donor and government offices in relation to development programmes.

  • Proficient in preparation of proposals and reports and having good writing, communication and computer skills.

  • Fluent in written and spoken English.

  • Willingness to travel extensively and to be out of the Nairobi base for up to 3 months at a time and out of Kenya for the majority of the year overall.

    Vacancies Contact
    applications[at]goal.ie

    For more information, visit: Roving WASH Advisor, Kenya - GOAL Website

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