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Community Engagement Specialist



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Join WaterAid in Transforming Lives as a Community Engagement Specialist in Madagascar


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Antananarivo, Madagascar

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In-person- Antananarivo Madagascar

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Organisation summary: WaterAid is a renowned international non-profit dedicated to making clean water, decent toilets, and good hygiene accessible to all. Join us in our mission to tackle the global water crisis and help communities in Madagascar thrive. By becoming part of WaterAid, you're contributing to a vital cause that impacts millions, in an environment that values diversity, empowerment, and respect.

Role Summary:Coordinate community mobilization and empowerment initiatives.Supervise regional partners and ensure quality activity implementation at the local level.Collaborate with governance specialists to enhance community engagement.

Role Requirements:Master's degree in economics, political science, social sciences, development studies or related fields, or professional qualifications in civil engineering, water and sanitation, or environmental health.Minimum 5 years of experience in similar roles within international organizations.Proven experience in strategic planning and management of community programs.Expertise in systems strengthening, governance, legal frameworks, and public financing mechanisms.

Application Process Details:Submit application including CV with 3 professional references, motivation letter, salary expectations, copies of highest diploma and work certificates, and last pay slip.Email to [email removed - click apply for more details] with 'Community Engagement Specialist' as the email subject.Application deadline: March 25, 2024, at 5pm.

WaterAid is an international non-profit organization that has provided clean water, decent toilets and good hygiene to millions of people around the world. We are excited to announce a new opportunity for a Community Engagement Specialist to join our team in Antananarivo, Madagascar.

The Role: The Community Engagement Specialist will be responsible for coordinating and ensuring the quality of community mobilization and empowerment efforts. They will supervise regional partners for the implementation of activities at the local level and work in collaboration with the National Governance Specialist and the Regional & Commune Governance Specialist.

Job Requirements: Candidates should have a minimum of a Master's degree in economics, institutional politics, political science, social sciences or development planning, development studies from a recognized university, or professional qualifications in civil engineering, water and sanitation, environmental health, or equivalent. They should have at least 5 years of experience in a similar position within an international structure and at least 5 years of experience in strategic planning, development and management of community-focused programs. Experience in strengthening systems, governance, legal frameworks, sectoral and intersectoral coordination, public financing mechanisms, decentralization or related areas is required.

Benefits: WaterAid offers a supportive work environment where everyone is welcome, respected, included and empowered to give their best. We represent and celebrate the diversity of our staff, our partners and all the people we work with, in order to create a culture where everyone can reach their full potential.

Application Details: Interested candidates are requested to send their application files (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 position to be filled, copy of the work certificate(s) and last pay slip) no later than March 25, 2024 at 5pm, to the email address [email removed - click apply for more details], mentioning 'Community Engagement Specialist' as the subject of the email.


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