How to apply
6 month Fixed Term Contract
East and Southern Africa with International Travel
Do you want to play a key role in an organisation which stands up for children? Then join us as Humanitarian WASH Regional Advisor within the East and Southern Africa (ESA) region. You will have the chance to contribute to the quality of the humanitarian WASH programming in the Region, both remotely and by deployments.
In our Humanitarian department, we fight for children every single day. We integrate emergency and development work, through our country programmes. We increase our capacity to meet the assistance and protection needs of children and their families affected by crises. We go the extra mile - and we don’t rest until the work is done.
As Humanitarian WASH Regional Advisor, you will have primary leadership in advising WASH programmes within Save the Children’s East and Southern Africa region, helping to build programme quality, scope and scale through remote support and country visits, capacity building approaches, rolling out policy and innovation, and through advocacy at different levels. In addition you will:
To be successful, you will have a Master’s degree or higher in WASH engineering, civil or structural engineering, a related field, or working experience that has led to equivalent engineering knowledge and expertise. Flexible with the ability to prioritise a high and diverse workload, you should have previous regional knowledge or experience in East and/or Southern Africa. In addition you will have:
At Save the Children we are committed to the safeguarding and protection of children in our work. We will do everything possible to ensure that only those who are suitable to work with children are recruited to work for us. This post is subject to a range of vetting checks including a criminal records disclosure.
Our mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives. If you share our mission, are passionate about making it happen and strongly believe you can contribute then join us and we'll give you every opportunity to succeed. We look forward to hearing from you.
Kenyan nationals are encouraged to apply - please note that a competitive national package applies.
Closing date: Monday 15th July 2019