WASH Coordinator – Middle East

International ​Medical Corps ​is a global, ​humanitarian, ​nonprofit ​organization ​dedicated to ​saving lives ​and relieving ​suffering ​through health ​care training ​and relief and ​development ​programs. ​Established in ​1984 by ​volunteer ​doctors and ​nurses, ​International ​Medical Corps ​is a private, ​voluntary, ​nonpolitical, ​nonsectarian ​organization. ​Its mission is ​to improve the ​quality of life ​through health ​interventions ​and related ​activities that ​build local ​capacity in ​underserved ​communities ​worldwide. By ​offering ​training and ​health care to ​local ​populations and ​medical ​assistance to ​people at ​highest risk, ​and with the ​flexibility for ​rapid response ​to emergencies. ​International ​Medical Corps ​rehabilitates ​devastated ​health care ​systems and ​helps bring ​them back to ​self-reliance. ​


Program Implementation:
– Strengthen ​and develop ​WASH program at ​managerial, ​operational and ​strategic level ​
– Ensure that ​quality ​assessments are ​undertaken to ​determine ​priority WASH ​needs in target ​areas in a ​timely fashion ​
– Review ​technical ​designs where ​and as needed ​
– Ensure all ​implementation ​plans employ a ​programming ​approach that ​integrates the ​needs of, and ​closely ​collaborates ​with other ​relevant ​sectors such as ​NFI and Health/​Medical Provide ​technical ​support and ​capacity ​building for ​local and ​expatriate ​program staff ​
– Overall ​responsibility ​of prioritization ​of interventions ​and day-to-day ​program ​implementation ​with WASH staff ​
– Select and ​implement ​appropriate ​monitoring and ​evaluations ​systems; ​analyzing ​results to ​ensure and ​enhance program ​effectiveness ​and quality ​
– Monitor and ​evaluate ​appropriate ​implementation ​of technical ​interventions ​against program ​objectives ​
– Assure ​appropriate and ​timely spending ​of grants to ​achieve program ​goals, grant ​reporting ​contributions, ​use and ​distribution of ​supplies and ​resources ​
– Provide ​regular reports,​ document ​results and ​lessons learned,​ and maintain ​detailed ​records ​
– Actively ​contribute to ​proposal ​writing and ​strategy ​development ​

Human Resources Management:
– Manage, ​supervise and ​provide support ​to all WASH ​staff ​
– Pro-​actively ​maintain open ​and professional ​relations with ​team members, ​promoting a ​strong team ​spirit and ​providing ​oversight and ​guidance to ​enable staff to ​successfully ​perform in ​their positions . Take ​responsibility ​for discussing ​job expectations,​ and appraise ​performance ​against set ​objectives on a ​regular basis ​
– Overall ​responsibility ​for staff work ​plans, vacation ​schedules, and ​staff training /​ development ​activities ​Ensure adhere ​to and act in ​accordance with ​relevant ​policies and ​procedures ​

– External ​representation ​of WASH ​activities ​towards ​relevant ​stakeholders ​
– Pro-​actively ​participates at ​technical ​working groups, ​and ensures ​dissemination ​of information ​to the WASH ​team
– Any other ​duties as ​assigned by ​Program ​Coordinator and/​or Team Leader ​

– University ​degree in civil ​/ public health ​engineering or ​related field 5+​ years ​professional ​technical ​experience in ​emergency WASH ​responses, with ​at least 3 ​years in ​conflict ​situations ​
– Solid ​managerial ​skills and ​experience in ​an international ​multi-cultural ​setting ​
– Strong ​project ​planning, ​organizational, ​interpersonal, ​and communication ​skills ​
– Proven ​technical ​writing skills ​Budget ​management ​experience ​
– Willingness ​to travel in ​high security ​areas ​
– Competent ​in Windows, MS ​office programs,​ AutoCAD (or ​similar ​computer aided ​design), email ​and database ​experience ​
– Interpersonal ​qualities: ​Excellent ​leadership ​skills, ​promotes ​teamwork, ​comfortable in ​a multi-​cultural ​environment, ​flexible and ​able to handle ​pressure  ​

Apply HERE by March 24, 2016.

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