Save the Children Organization, is the leading independent organization creating lasing change it the lives of children in over 120 countries around the world. Recognized for our commitment to accountability, innovation and collaboration, our work takes us into the heart of communities, where we help children and families help themselves. We work with other organizations, governments, non-profits and a variety of local partners while maintaining our own independence without political agenda or religious orientation. Save the Children’s mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.
Save the Children is looking for experienced development professionals to work within the Nigeria Country Programme. These roles mill be critical for the delivery of results for children expected by this programme.
The primary responsibility of the WASH (Water Hygiene and Sanitation) Adviser is to provide technical oversight to all WASH interventions to the ‘Stop diarrhea initiative’ project implemented in 4 Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Lagos State.
- Candidate mast have a Bachelors’ degree in health or environmental science; additional qualification in environment science, Public health or any related field is essential;
- S/he should have at least 7 years’ work experience working in WASH in government structures, Local NGOs or INGOs and experience of working with local communities in implementing WASH intersections is essential;
- S/he should have a commitment to gender equity, child rights, community empowerment, and grassroots development approaches;
- Computer literacy skills — MS Office applications, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Spread sheets; Strong facilitation and presentation skills.
Interested candidates should kindly send their CV and covering letter, explaining why they are suitable for the job.
Also, applications received after the closing date will not be considered.
Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.