The Senior Project Officer: Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Promotion (WASH) is responsible for delivering and contributing to design of Concern Worldwide’s WASH programme activities in Somaliland. Responsibilities include leading implementation of activities per agreed project/s design and workplan, ensuring implementation in line with donor commitments and funding allocations, and monitoring implementation to document practice and impact. The Senior Project Officer will develop in-depth knowledge on water and sanitation needs and solutions, as well as behavior change strategies linked to hygiene practices and undertake substantial field work.
Reports To: Somaliland Programme Coordinator with technical dotted line reporting to WASH & Construction Coordinator
Direct Reports: Hygiene Promotion Officer
Liaise with: Somaliland Coordinator, WASH Engineer, MEAL Manager, Logistics, Finance and Admin teams
Job Location: Hargeisa
Contract Details: 7 months
Main Duties and Responsibilities
Monitoring and Reporting
Concern is committed to responding to emergencies efficiently and effectively in order to help affected people meet their basic needs, alleviate suffering and maintain their dignity. To this end, when emergencies strike and Somalia/Somaliland Programme is to respond, all staff are required to actively participate in the response, regardless of location and contribute to the efforts aimed at achieving the humanitarian objective of the organisation.