Job Opportunities with World Vision Lebanon

World Vision Lebanon has worked with the vulnerable children of Lebanon, their families and communities, since 1975.

Currently, World Vision Lebanon has a commitment to bring hope and help to children and communities in the country through a range of holistic, integrated projects that promote change and improve well-being. Every year, about 300,000 children and adults benefit from World Vision Lebanon’s programmes, which currently operate in five regions throughout Lebanon.

Thank you for your interest in working with World Vision Lebanon!

Hygiene and Sanitation Promoter

PURPOSE OF POSITION

The purpose of the position is to implement the WASH Hygiene and Sanitation interventions within World Vision’s Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) program in the Bekaa, to improve the hygiene aspects of the target population.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES

% Time

Major Activities

End Results Expected

50%

Conduct Hygiene and Sanitation Activities

  • Conduct hygiene sessions needed in the informal settlements based on the results of the applicable assessment healthy camp tools in the field to raise WASH standards and practices among targeted communities

  • Assist in the planning of activities and events to promote WASH awareness among target communities.

  • Conduct the distribution of hygiene items in an appropriate and safe manner.

  • Implement WASH promotion initiatives appropriate to the context ensuring the technical and social aspects of water and sanitation programming are integrated.

  • Educate target population about key aspects of WASH in a culturally appropriate manner.

  • Carry out all activities as per the community needs and project standards.

  • Conduct WASH technical assessments

  • Timing implementation of project interventions to the target beneficiaries,

  • Project progress is regularly and accurately reported to Officers for decision making and accountability

30%

Carry Out community mobilization duties on the field

  • Build constructive relationships with the target community

  • Identify Community WASH Focal Points within the target communities

  • Collect the data from the community WASH focal points and prepare reports accordingly (monitoring tools)

  • Mobilize communities to increase ownership and maintenance of WASH facilities such as the creation and support of WASH/ hygiene committees, organizing monthly community clean up days.

  • Monitor focal points through field spot checks visits.

  • Mobilize, motivate and encourage potential leaders to talk to their fellow community members about good WASH practices.

Active and effective Community WASH Focal Points (e.g. community mobilizers and WASH committees) are addressing the hygiene needs of their own communities.

15%

Report & Document

  • Submit daily reports to the Officer

  • Document and report on conducted activities and interventions to ensure that needs assessed are being effectively responded to

  • Data entry (ODK) on a daily basis

  • Refer the highlighted field needs to the Officer

  • Ensure that the project’s implementation is on track based on the implementation plan

  • Project progress is regularly and accurately reported to Project Manager for decision making and accountability

5%

Perform other duties as required

  • Attend and participate in capacity building trainings locally and internationally.

  • Attend and participate in WVL’s spiritual nurture and other organizational events.

  • Responsible of own security and actively contribute to a positive security culture.

  • Abide by the security policies and procedures and report any incidents or breaches to line manager and / or security manager.

  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Line Manager.

100%

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Bachelor’s degree or Diploma

  • 2 years experience in an NGO context

  • Good organizational and time management skills.

  • Good written and oral communication skills (English & Arabic)

  • Good interpersonal skills

  • Must have cross-cultural sensitivity, problem solving and negotiation skills.

  • Good team building skills;

  • Ability to cope and work under pressure.

  • Ability to write reports

  • Ability to manage data effectively

  • Relevant Experience in relief project implementation

  • Experience in local community and within an NGO context

  • Has strong knowledge of core principles of Children Rights, Participation, Do No Harm, as well as Children in Emergencies minimum standards.

  • Has strong knowledge about WASH distribution

  • Has the ability to develop creative session materials

  • 80 % field work

  • Position requires willingness and ability to continue to function during a crisis, including during a World Vision response to a manmade or natural disaster.

Project Officer - UNHCR

PURPOSE OF POSITION

Day to day implementation of UNHCR projects tasks such as:

1) Card and pin distributions

2) Validation

3) Data gathering through household visits and focus group discussions;

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES

%

Major Activities

End Results Expected

70

Implementation and Coordination

  1. Implement assigned tasks as per the weekly detailed distribution and data gathering implementation plan;

  2. Comply and abide by WV best practices and donor regulations in distributions and data gathering;

  3. Inform the team leader of any deviations from the planned activities;

Reporting, Recording and Proposal Development

  1. Deliver high quality, accurate and timely daily reports;

  2. Support the Team Leader in preparing weekly and monthly distribution and data gathering reports;

  3. File all relevant project documents in line with WV’s requirements for project auditing;

  4. Track task progress in line with the established tracking system;

  5. Handle stock (pins and cards) in line with WV’s policies;

  6. Conduct data gathering for project amendments and proposals;

Monitoring, Accountability and Protection Mainstreaming:

  1. Action project implementation changes approved by the Project Coordinator in line with M&E, accountability and protection report findings;

  2. Support actions to address beneficiary feedback;

  3. Actively participate in lessons learned session for the project;

  4. Action protection mainstreaming standards suggested by the Project Coordinator;

Financial Control:

  1. Purchase items in line with the budget and instructions given by the team leader;

All project deliverables are met within the agreed time-frame and budget in compliance with donor regulations, WV’s and international best practices;

10

Security management responsibilities:

  1. Abide by the security procedure, policies and take responsibility for all breaches. World Vision has zero breach tolerance;

  2. Attend all security related training and abides by all taught material;

  3. Immediately report all security related incidents to the team leader;

Other duties:

  1. Attend and participate in capacity building trainings locally and internationally as appropriate and necessary and based on funding availability

  2. Perform other relevant tasks as assigned

Security protocol abided by the team. Other tasks performed.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • High School completion certificate/University degree is preferred.

  • Able to use a computer, with word-processing (e.g. Microsoft Office) and spreadsheets, internet and e-mail

  • Experience in commodity, card and pin distributions;

  • Experience in data gathering at household level and focus group discussions;

  • A minimum of 1 year experience in the NGO sector in distributions and data gathering;

  • A valid driver’s license (more than 1 year old);

  • Good level of English and Arabic (oral and written);

EMERGENCY RESPONSE ROSTER

*We have consolidated World Vision's Emergency Response Roster. If you have previously applied your information has been retained and is in our database; do not reapply.

*Answer all questions on the application to be considered for the Emergency Response Roster; country location to be determined based on response.

*If you do not meet minimum eligibility requirements, we invite you to support and help through prayer and donations.

World Vision’s Emergency Response Roster is comprised of highly experienced and vetted humanitarian aid professionals available for short term, medium term, and long term emergency response assignments with World Vision. This roster allows World Vision to more rapidly identify and hire for key positions in its humanitarian response offices.

If selected, eligible applicants will first be fully vetted and then approved for the Emergency Response Roster. As vacancies arise in our humanitarian offices, roster members will be considered for employment opportunities.

If you have the required experience and would like to work with us helping protect lives, restore dignity, and renew hope, we’d love to hear from you.

Minimum Eligibility Requirements for all Emergency Response Roster Positions:

  • 5+ years of cross cultural humanitarian emergency experience outside of your home country.

  • Minimum 2 years experience serving successfully in fragile or unstable environments.

  • Experience directly managing staff during humanitarian emergency responses.

  • Ability to work long hours in stressful environments with a variety of skilled professionals.

  • Demonstrated management of budgets in emergency response settings.

  • Willing to serve unaccompanied; most likely in a team house setting.

  • English proficiency; written and verbal.

  • Grant Acquisition Management experience in your personalized expertise.

  • Strong track record in developing good working relationships with governmental institutions and multilateral agencies.

Below are the World Vision Emergency Response Roster positions that are currently open and accepting applications. If a position matching your background and interests is not listed, we encourage you to check back often as a more appropriate roster position may be listed and accepting applications at that time.

When submitting your application to World Vision’s Emergency Response Roster, please indicate in your cover letter / application which roster position you would like to be considered for.

Director positions currently accepting applications (must have 5-7+ years’ in response leadership role):

  • Response Director

  • Operations Director

  • Programmes Strategy & Development Director

Manager/Specialist positions currently accepting applications (must have 5+ years’ related experience):

  • Communication and External Engagement Manager

  • Human Resources Manager

  • Support Services Manager

  • Finance Manager

  • Information Management Manager

  • Monitoring, Evaluation, Humanitarian Accountability & Learning (MEAL) Manager

  • Grant Acquisition and Management Manager

  • Cash Programming Manager/Specialist

  • Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Manager/Specialist

  • Health Manager/Specialist

  • Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Manager/Specialist

  • Nutrition Manager/Specialist

  • Education in Emergencies Manager/Specialist

  • Livelihoods Manager/Specialist

  • Protection Manager/Specialist

  • Child Protection ManManager/Specialist