WASH Officer – Hygiene Promotion

WASH Officer – Hygiene Promotion

JOB Vacancy Announcement #: 3970

Job Title: WASH Officer – Hygiene Promotion

Application deadline: 8/11/2020

Other Information’s:

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

CVs should be in English Language and in Word or PDF format.

Job Requirements:

  • BSc in Education, Health, Sociology, or WaSH related degree
  • Minimum of 1-2 years of relevant experience
  • Fluency in Arabic
  • English is an asset
  • Previous NGO experience is a strong asset
  • Experience in team management a strong asset
  • Experience working in camps an asset
  • Experience in activity reporting
  • Excellent organizational skills and accuracy
  • Ability to work as part of a team, demonstrates high level of interpersonal skills and patience
  • Ability to work independently and to show initiative
  • Ability to assess projects difficulties
  • Ability to plan ahead, foresee, report and prevent project difficulties
  • Ability to take part in needs-assessment missions on the side of Hygiene Promotion
  • Shows flexible and creative approach to the work and shows ability to express new ideas
  • Organized and flexible, ability to respond to changing priorities
  • Punctual, dedicated, motivated and serious
  • Impartiality, objectivity and confidentiality
  • Ability to travel locally and regionally, if necessary


Job Description:

  1. General Responsibilities

– Work under the supervision of the Senior WASH Officer in the design and implementation of hygiene promotion activities

– Support the team and take the lead in Hygiene Promotion-related issues in the project.

– Support the Liaison Officer to improve the relationship with local authorities and communities

– Participate to and support technical assessments

– Report on the work, the advancement of the activities and the possible difficulties

  1. Technical tasks

– Support the implementation of WASH activities, especially in the Hygiene Promotion aspects of the projects

– Has a clear understanding of WASH methodologies regarding HP activities such as Household awareness sessions, organization of events with vulnerable groups, Focus Group Discussions…, to achieve project objectives.

– Participate in assessment missions

– Participate in the preparation of HP-related brochures and documentation.

– Prepare and follow-up documentation of diverse WASH Activities

– Participate in identifying best practices and lessons learned

  1. Reporting

– Collect photos, documents and information of program implementation and ensure that donor visibility is respected

– Assist in the identification and location of beneficiaries when requested

– Submit activity reports

– Plan ahead difficulties and participate in finding efficient solutions

  1. Administration and other tasks

– Maintain an efficient, organized system of paperwork and reporting for field work

– Ensure timely departure and return from the field: this includes leaving to the field with all necessary documents and materials to complete a successful workday

– To perform other duties as requested by the project and country management team

– Respect and follow ACTED’s code of conduct


ACTED is currently looking for one (1) qualified candidate to fill in the position of WASH Officer – Hygiene Promotion based in Hadadieh, Al-Hassake governorate, North-East Syria aiming at supporting the WASH program in Serekaniye Camp for a period of 3 months (renewable). The HP Officer will work under the responsibility of the Senior WASH Officer.

Under the supervision of ACTED staff, the WASH Officer – HP is responsible for supporting the implementation of all Hygiene Promotion interventions either undertaken by ACTED or sub-contracted, while making sure that it is matching with ACTED’s quality criteria and strategy.

He/She will be joining a motivated, supporting and skilled WASH team in expansion, currently supervising diverse and interesting projects in Hassake and Deir-Ez-Zor governorates.


Under the authority of:

WASH Project Manager

WASH Deputy Project Manager

Senior WASH Officer

Responsible for:

Hygiene Promotion Foreman

Hygiene Promoters


Internal Relations:

CCCM Department

Logistics department

HR department

Security department

External Relations:

Other HP actors

Camp Administration

Local Council

WASH Committees

Beneficiaries (IDPs)

Advertiser : Confidential غير معلن

Duty Station: Hadadieh, Al-Hassake governorate

How to Apply:

Well qualified candidates, including women, are strongly encouraged to apply”

To apply for this opportunity, you are kindly requested to read the following points:

1-         Read the job description carefully

2-         You may need to create a G-mail account

3-         Fill in the job application form through the following link:


Only short listed candidates will be contacted for an interview

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