WASH Field Coordinator

The post is to be based in Sittwe and opened to Myanmar National and Advertised nationwide.

Oxfam is a leading International NGO with a worldwide reputation for excellence and over 70 years of experience. It’s not unfortunate that people live in poverty. With enough wealth in this world to go around it’s unjustifiable. It’s not just their problem. It’s ours too. Our humanitarian, development and campaigning projects change lives around the world, and with the right support, we can beat poverty and injustice. Thousands of people already commit their time and talents to our campaigning, humanitarian and long-term development projects. Now we’re looking for yours.

The role: To lead the effective and quality implementation of Oxfam’s Humanitarian WASH Programme in two IDP camp project sites in Sittwe. Another agency previously managed the WASH service provision in these two camps and Oxfam, in collaboration with Solidarites International, is taking over as the main WASH agency.

Responsible for the delivery of the WASH programme in the selected programme areas, focusing on the smooth transition from the ways of working of the former WASH agency to those of Oxfam and SI. S/he will ensure high quality programme delivery, monitoring and effective accountability systems – internal and external – to ensure the relevance and quality of programme interventions in specific project sites. S/he will ensure representation, coordination and advocacy for camp specific works at relevant coordination meetings at state level (as required), and local level

Level:                                       National, C2

Employment term:                    Fixed-term (until 30 September 2020)

Report to:                                 Programme Manager (Sittwe), matrixed managed by WASH Coordinator (Consortium Community Mobilization Lead)

Staff Reporting to this Post:      Two staff Sittwe Based

What we offer:                          Respectful and empowered working environment,

                                                Life insurance, Medical+ dental + optical benefits,

                                                Competitive salary and Career advancement opportunities,

                                                Generous leave entitlement