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WASH Systems & Programme Partnerships Senior Manager



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Join WaterAid as a Senior Manager to impact lives through sustainable WASH initiatives


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£56249 - £59602

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Bangladesh, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Nepal, Nigeria, UK - Hybrid

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Expires at anytime

Organisation summary: WaterAid is a revered international non-profit dedicated to changing lives by improving access to safe water, sanitation, and hygiene. Working across 17 countries in Africa and Asia, WaterAid focuses on aiding the poorest and most marginalized communities, committed to ensuring sustainable water and sanitation for all.

  • Lead the WASH Systems and Programme Partnerships team with strategic vision.
  • Enhance WASH systems through high-quality advisory support, organizational framing, and standards development.
  • Convene best practices and form strategic programme partnerships for collective action and impact.
  • Proven expertise in WASH sector within developing countries.
  • Strong understanding of WASH system strengthening and program partnership development.
  • Experience with public/private sector models for sustainable WASH services.

About WaterAid: WaterAid is an international non-profit organization that was established in 1981. Our mission is to transform the lives of the poorest and most marginalised people by improving access to safe water, sanitation and hygiene. We work in 17 African and Asian countries, and we are passionate about making sustainable and safe water, sanitation and good hygiene normal for everyone everywhere.

The Role: As the WASH Systems and Programme Partnerships Senior Manager, you will provide strategic leadership to the WASH Systems and Programme Partnerships team. You will be responsible for providing high quality and impactful WASH systems advisory support, developing and refreshing the organisational framing, guidance and standards materials. You will also lead in steering and convening the organisational best practice in developing and shaping strategically focused programme partnerships and alliances for effective collective action.

Job Requirements: We are looking for an experienced WASH professional and systems thinker with extensive and broad experience in WASH development in developing countries. You should have specific knowledge and skills in strengthening WASH systems and effective programme partnerships, across multiple contexts. You should also have substantial experience public / private sector approaches and models for effective and sustainable WASH services.

Benefits: We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, which will vary depending on the successful candidate's location and experience. If you are UK-based, the salary range is £56,249 - £59,602 (depending on experience).

Application Details: To apply, please submit your cover letter, CV, and short answers to the three questions provided in the job pack. Applications will close one minute before midnight (UK time) on 9th June 2024.

Additional Information: Please note that you must be able to demonstrate your eligibility to work in the respective country. All pre-employment checks will be carried out according to the applicable laws in the respective countries. All our UK-based vacancies require a basic Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check to comply with our Safer Recruitment policy.


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