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EH Manager - WASH

None (Italy)

  • Organization: IRC - International Rescue Committee
  • Location: None (Italy)
  • Grade: Mid level
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH)
    • Managerial positions
  • Closing Date: 2020-10-08

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The Environmental Health/WASH Manager will ensure smooth implementation and Management of WASH program in Bokolmayo field office, Somali. The program focuses on safe water supply, sanitation and hygiene promotion.

The Environmental Health Manager reports to the Camp Manager operationally and technically to  Senior Environmental Health (EH) Manager.

- Lead all aspects of the implementation of the EH program to ensure the program is implemented according to schedule and     budgets, international standards, and that EH program objectives are met.
- Prepare designs and BOQs for Water and Sanitation infrastructures and supervise quality of construction works.
- Monitor the purchase and use of materials, equipment and supplies.
- Conduct regular monitoring and internal evaluations and conduct annual KPC surveys.
- Give in the development of proposals, budgets and concept notes in coordination with the Senior EH Manager, Assistant EH   Coordinator, EH Coordinator, and Grants team.
- Any other duties as assigned by the supervisor to enable and develop IRC programs

Staff Management
- Recruit EH staffs in conjunction with the Human Resources Department
- Maintain updated job descriptions, conduct interviews, and orient new staff to the IRC and the EH program
- Provide ongoing leadership to the project team and supervising implementation and coordination of activity plans to ensure   targets are met.
- Provide ongoing supervision, and technical support and guidance to EH staff, and ensure all EH staff adhere to best-practice   principles in all aspects of program implementation
- In conjunction with camp managers, ensure Performance Management System documentation for all staff is in place and   followed up regularly
- Build staff capacity in work plan development and reporting to ensure accurate monitoring and documentation of activities.
- Recommend and implement a capacity building/development plan for project staff based on documented capacity needs   assessments exercise.
- Ensure EH staff understands and follows IRC and donor Policies and Procedures.

Grants Management & Reporting
- Manage and supervise all the Environmental Health grants; develop and maintain work, spending and procurement plans for all   projects.
- Prepare finance utilization plan and review monthly financial BVA.
- Participate in Grants Opening, Mid-Term and Closing meetings.
- Prepare internal and external reports within agreed timeline using IRC and donor formats, as required.
- Assure appropriate and timely spending of grants to achieve program goals, grant reporting contributions, use and distribution   of supplies and resources.

Representation & Coordination
- Develop and maintain effective working relationships with all partners - including NGOs, UN agencies, Gov’t representatives and   other IRC sectors to enhance partnership and coordination.
- Ensure that information from coordination meetings is shared internally and with other sectors, as appropriate.
- Attend the WASH coordination meetings or represent the IRC in other relevant forums.
- Any other duty as assigned by the supervisor.

We do our best to provide you the most accurate info, but closing dates may be wrong on our site. Please check on the recruiting organization's page for the exact info. Candidates are responsible for complying with deadlines and are encouraged to submit applications well ahead.
Before applying, please make sure that you have read the requirements for the position and that you qualify.
Applications from non-qualifying applicants will most likely be discarded by the recruiting manager.

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