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Temporary Assignment: Emergency WASH Specialist (Cluster Coordination), P-3, Bamako, Mali

If you are a passionate and committed professional and want to make a lasting difference for children, the world's leading children's rights organization would like to hear from you.

UNICEF, the world’s leading organization working for the rights of children, seeks an Emergency WASH Specialist (Cluster Coordination), P-3, Bamako, Mali.


Please see Terms of Reference


University degree (minimum preference at Master’s Degree level) qualification in subjects/ areas of WASH e.g Health Promotion or Education, Engineering, Environmental Health or related fields.
A minimum of 5 years of experience. 
Experience working with government agencies, local authorities, international organizations, NGOs and communities in the field of water, sanitation and participatory approaches in health and hygiene promotion.
Experience on emergency response and programme coordination.
Knowledge of humanitarian reform principles, international humanitarian law, inter-connectedness and reform pillars & reform updates
Knowledge of the Cluster approach guidelines and terms of Reference (and knowledge of how to apply them)
Knowledge of cluster participants (their mandates, capacities, attitudes, limitations) and how to integrate them into the cluster approach
Ability to mitigate and mediate conflict and disagreements among cluster partners
Fluency in French and English (verbal and written).

If you have got experience of working in a similar capacity and want to make an active and lasting contribution to build a better world for children, send a cover letter, a detailed curriculum vitae in English, AND a duly completed United Nations Personal History form, to Mali_Recruitment@unicef.org   by 28 November 2012. 

UNICEF is committed to gender equality in its mandate and its staff. Well qualified candidates, particularly females are strongly encouraged to apply.






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