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Project Officer- World Vision


Kilifi, Tana River, Garissa

5 months ago

Job Description

Provide technical support and guide the implementation of WASH interventions in the KIERP project to be implemented in Wajir, Tana River, Kilifi, Garissa and Mandera Counties. The WASH Officer will ensure the effective and efficient implementation of activities related to Water Supply Systems, Sanitation, Hygiene, construction infrastructures and multiple use of water initiatives of Emergency in the respective county. Project Planning and Implementation 25% Develop activity plans and budgets for technical support activities related to WASH. Participate in the preparation of overall work plan and budget for WASH activities for specific Counties Make technical input into the planning and design of project specific operational researches, including baseline and end line evaluation related WASH on the project Be able to systemically review DIP/budget and other key implementation tools and initiate innovative approaches that will open new frontiers for WASH in emergency learning. Technical support 25% Build capacity of field staff and partners (CBOs and Water Users Committees) on WASH interventions, Water resource Management and practice to effectively manage WASH facilities Identify other opportunities in an ongoing manner that will add value to the overarching goal of the project. Track and prepare monthly, quarterly, bi-annual and annual progress reports of activities relates to WASH KPIs/indicators; including documentation of key lessons learnt and success stories. Lead and contribute to the development of publications for peer-reviewed journals. Ensure incorporation of economic empowerment and sustainability in all project interventions Facilitate timely and quality implementation of Water, sanitation and Hygiene sector, other construction infrastructures and multiple use of water initiatives within the project and cluster. Ensure cross cutting themes are integrated into the WASH project

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  1. Minimum two years of work experience in WASH and construction, emergency response and related sectors
  2. Registered with Professional Body (EBK/KETREB) Knowledge and application of auto/arch CAD and GIS Ability to conduct community WASH needs assessment, program planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of project activities Good understanding of SPHERE and other international standards
  3. Excellent English communication skills (both oral and written)
  4. Excellent computer skills, including proficiency in MS Office and Microsoft Outlook A team player, capable of building staff and community capacity through training

Education + Experience