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Governance Specialist Regional & Community



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Join WaterAid as a Governance Specialist and play a pivotal role in enhancing water and sanitation services for rural communities in Madagascar


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Antananarivo, Madagascar

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In-person- Antananarivo Madagascar

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WaterAid is a dynamic organization dedicated to transforming lives by improving access to clean water, sanitation, and hygiene in the world's poorest communities. Currently, WaterAid is spearheading the RANO MAHARITRA project, a pivotal initiative funded by USAID focused on promoting gender equality, social inclusion, and accessibility to achieve sustainable WASH services.

  • Lead governance initiatives at regional, communal, and community levels.
  • Collaborate with national and community partners to implement local activities.
  • Guide and ensure the quality of governance strengthening efforts.
  • Master's degree in relevant fields or professional qualifications in civil engineering or related areas.
  • At least 5 years of experience with government partnerships and public-private partnerships.
  • Proven ability in program planning, development, and management.

To apply for this impactful role, submit your application by March 25, 2024, including your CV, motivation letter, salary expectations, and relevant documents, to [email removed - click apply for more details] with the subject 'Governance Specialist Regional & Community'.

WaterAid is an exciting organization that aims to improve access to water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) services for rural households. We are currently implementing the RANO MAHARITRA project, a 5-year initiative funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The project aims to overcome gender equality, social inclusion, diversity, equity, and accessibility (DEIA) barriers to achieve four key objectives.

The role of the Governance Specialist Regional & Community is to coordinate and ensure the quality of governance strengthening efforts at the regional, communal, and community levels. The specialist will guide regional partners in implementing activities at the local level and will work in collaboration with the National Governance Specialist and the Community Engagement Specialist.

Job requirements include a minimum Master's degree in economics, institutional politics, political science, social sciences, or development planning from a recognized university, or professional qualifications in civil engineering, water and sanitation, environmental health, or equivalent. At least 5 years of experience in partnering with the government (national, CTD, and STD) and public-private partnerships (PPP) is required. Experience in planning, developing, and managing programs is also necessary.

Benefits of working with us include the opportunity to make a significant impact on the lives of rural households in Madagascar. We are committed to creating a culture where everyone can reach their full potential.

To apply, please send your application documents (detailed CV with 3 professional references: hierarchical superior, authorized representative of the employer, HR manager), motivation letter, basic monthly salary claim, legalized photocopy of the highest diploma related to the post to be filled, copy of the work certificate(s) and last pay slip) by March 25, 2024, at 5 pm, to the email address [email removed - click apply for more details], mentioning 'Governance Specialist Regional & Community' as the subject of the email.


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