WASH Project / Field Officer – Tooz/Kirkuk
PURPOSE OF POSITION:
Provide support in the development, planning, implementation and monitoring of WASH projects in Iraq –Salahaddin and to contribute to World Vision objective of improving health and wellbeing of beneficiary community through improving access to safe water and sanitation, and impacting good behavior change in hygiene practices in Salahaddin (Tooz). And to supervise construction works and help facilitate in formation and training of water committees with a view of improving accessibility to safe and sustainable water, and enhancing hygiene and sanitation practices in the project area.
WASH field activities supervision
Work quality outputs and budget controls
Coordination with local community groups/ Government Departments/ Other stake holders (Internal and External)
Reporting and communication
Safety and Security responsibilities
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Experience in school and Household Mobilization and related fields are preferred.
Experience of working with cross-functional teams.
Experience in coalition building and ability to rally coalitions and networks to take positions on specific policy issues.
Past experience in working with the education sector
Fluency in Arabic and Kurdish.
Working knowledge of English and ability to write reports in English.
Successful track record in project coordination.
Ability to manage a wide range of work assignments and changing priorities in high pressure and demanding environment
Strategic, creative and innovative thinking.
Demonstrated understanding of the NGO sector, public sector planning in MEER countries.
Ability to work in high tension and high security risk situations and be able to adapt to rapidly changing contexts
Knowledge of and adherence to the Red Cross and NGO Code of Conduct and capability of incorporating standards in design, implementation and evaluation of relevant projects
Ability to maintain performance expectations in diverse cultural contexts, psychologically stressful environments, and physical hardship conditions with limited resources
Ability to respect and relate appropriately to people of other faiths.
Understands work from a process point of view and uses measurement and accountability systems effectively.
Excellent time-management and prioritization
1-3 years of experience focused in the management of humanitarian programs involving rural communities to promote humanitarian response.
Experience in project management and programming knowledge in WASH in addition to Livelihoods.
Complete Travel and/or Work Environment statements if applicable.
Up to 60 Per Cent domestic travel.