WASH Specialist Palestine

United Nations Foundation (UN FOUNDATION)


What we’re in search of:

An skilled WASH Specialist who might be liable for planning and coordination of all WASH interventions, both instantly inside the WASH Core Competency (CC) or as an built-in response strategy throughout different CCs. The place holder will lead the efforts to scale up WASH operations in West Financial institution and successfully handle the quick wants arising from the hostilities in Gaza and guarantee well timed and high quality provision of required help. The perfect candidate can have sturdy implementation oversight expertise in addition to an enthusiastic and proactive strategy to constructing a program portfolio.

What you’ll do:

  • Liable for technical modern growth and high quality of CC within the nation, holistic programming (with different CCs) and making certain harmonization and consistency throughout CC initiatives according to NRC Programme Coverage
  • Lead the method of creating proposals, budgets, modifications, mission opinions, and reporting, guarantee excessive technical high quality and supply strategic steerage on programme design.
  • Take the lead on establishing and following high quality mission deliverables to make sure excessive technical outputs together with however not restricted to evaluate of technical and security assessments, invoice of portions, participation in tender processes and evaluate of outputs.
  • Assist programmatic MEL (Monitoring, Analysis and Studying) and indicator monitoring, WASH information and technique of verification opinions, and follow-up at the side of mission groups and the MEL unit.
  • Develop and lead on conducting joint technical assessments, wants assessments (in collaboration with Areas Program and MEL groups), baseline, mid-and end-evaluations.
  • Discover and develop strategic partnerships contributing to high quality programming.
  • Accountable for organizational studying from programme implementation, for sharing of finest practices and for capability constructing.
  • Develop and lead high quality enchancment plans, utilizing high quality benchmarks and Grievance and Suggestions Mechanism (CFM) outcomes, and guarantee steady enchancment.
  • Overview the exercise implementation and undertake discipline help visits put up initiation of initiatives to judge wants: help areas and groups together with elevating purple flags the place wanted.
  • Actively promote and operationalize synergies between WASH and different NRC programmes to maneuver towards built-in responses specializing in Shelter, CASH and Markets, Schooling. Safety from Violence, and ICLA (Info Counselling and Authorized Help)
  • Guarantee budgets, work plans and spending plans according to donor budgets are developed and maintained by supporting Mission Coordinators, Managers and Space Managers
  • Present help and enter to the recruitment processes for all WASH workers within the nation.
  • Guarantee NRC’s Protected and Inclusive Programming (SIP) and digital options are integrated into WASH programming.
  • Embrace the NEAT+s environmental evaluation software into the CC toolbox resulting in extra sustainable environmental practices.
  • Characterize NRC in related boards/clusters, together with with nationwide authorities and donors.
  • Promote the rights of IDPs/returnees according to the advocacy technique.

Please obtain the detailed job description to study extra concerning the place.

What you’ll convey:

  • Diploma related to WASH reminiscent of: civil engineering, public well being or associated fields of research (grasp’s diploma can be an added benefit)
  • Minimal 4 years of expertise inside a humanitarian/restoration context with at the least 2 years of WASH experience (as Specialist/Technical Adviser and/or Program/Mission Supervisor or an equal).
  • Civil engineer with expertise of designing emergency water provide programs.
  •  Earlier expertise working in advanced political contexts. Important data of the Center East Area and Palestine context is very preferable.
  • Good understanding of key technical requirements (SPHERE, HAP, IASC, secure and inclusive programming, gender mainstreaming, IHL, humanitarian ideas and so forth.) with the flexibility to fee into programming.
  • Expertise of a versatile strategy to managing and prioritizing a excessive and various workload.
  • Information and abilities in market evaluation, cash-based interventions, and market-based programmes
  • Expertise with new programming start-up and enlargement fascinating. Expertise working in distant administration contexts fascinating.
  • Expertise in main wants evaluation, mission monitoring and analysis actions and programme growth.
  • Expertise in crew capability constructing.
  • Information about personal management abilities/profile with documented outcomes associated to the place’s obligations.
  • Expertise of a versatile strategy to managing and prioritizing a excessive and various workload.
  • Superior laptop abilities, particularly in MS Workplace; Phrase, Excel, Energy Level and Outlook
  • Fluency in English each written and verbal. Information of Hebrew or Arabic fascinating.

What we provide:

  • Responsibility station: Jerusalem, Palestine
  • Contract: 12 months (Renewal is topic to efficiency and funds availability)
  • Journey: Minimal of 30% time in Gaza (to NRC operational areas)
  • Wage/advantages: grade 9 on NRC’s wage scale, with accompanying phrases and circumstances
  • NRC is an equal alternatives employer. We’re dedicated to range with out distinction to age, gender, faith, ethnicity, nationality, and bodily capability.
  • We predict outdoors the field, encourage concepts, and provides accountability to all staff in any respect ranges. You’ll have many alternatives to be heard and take the initiative.

Find out more about the benefits of working for NRC

Vital details about the appliance course of

  • Inside candidates: To use as an inside candidate, log in along with your official e-mail or click on on Alternative MarketPlace.
  • When creating your profile, embrace your full title as given in your nationwide identification card. Full all of the system-required fields for expertise, employment historical past and schooling.
  • Submit your software and CV in English, taking care to connect your newest CV.
  • Purposes that don’t meet the minimal requirements when it comes to expertise or {qualifications} will typically not be thought-about. Unsolicited functions not associated to this particular job commercial won’t be thought-about.
  • We obtain many functions for every vacant place and so solely shortlisted candidates might be contacted.
  • This place is open to candidates who’ve the authorized proper to work in Palestine. Resulting from authorized restrictions in acquiring visas for some candidates please click on on this link to verify your eligibility earlier than sending your software.  Ship in your software by newest April 10, 2024. Feminine candidates are extremely inspired to use. 
  • When you have any questions on this position, please e-mail [email protected] with the job title as the topic line.

Why NRC?

The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is an impartial humanitarian organisation serving to individuals pressured to flee. Our 15,000 workers work in crises throughout 40 nations, offering life-saving and long-term help to thousands and thousands of individuals yearly.

NRC at the moment has over 3,000 workers throughout the Center East devoted to aiding individuals affected by battle in Jordan, Syria, Lebanon, Iraq, Libya and Palestine. Its humanitarian interventions are primarily based upon its programming experience within the Core Competencies of Shelter, Schooling, WASH, Livelihoods and Meals Safety, and Info Counselling and Authorized Help (ICLA) to weak displaced those who had been pressured to flee.

Watch this short video to see NRC in motion.

We’re in search of people who find themselves keen about serving to refugees and folks pressured to flee. Are you a kind of individuals? If you’re, NRC provides you the chance to:

  • do demanding {and professional} work, usually in difficult contexts.
  • be a part of a piece tradition that empowers each worker to share concepts and take accountability.
  • be a part of a welcoming and supportive group dedicated to human dignity.

Be taught extra about NRC’s operations in Palestine here.

The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is an impartial humanitarian organisation serving to individuals pressured to flee. We work in crises throughout greater than 31 nations, offering emergencies and long-term help to thousands and thousands of individuals yearly. We rise up for individuals pressured to flee, advocating their rights. NORCAP, our world supplier of experience, helps enhance worldwide and native capability to forestall, put together for, reply to and get well from crises. NRC additionally runs the Inside Displacement Monitoring Centre in Geneva, a world chief in reporting on and advocating for individuals displaced inside their very own nation.
Employment with NRC might result in employment in or deployment to Areas, Nations, Areas or Places of work which may be host to appreciable well being, security and safety dangers. NRC takes this very severely and now we have procedures in place to cut back identified dangers, however won’t ever be capable of take away all dangers.
NRC is an equal alternatives employer and goals to have staffing range when it comes to age, gender, ethnicity, nationality and bodily capability.

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