Assistant Program Manager WaSH

  Afghanistan Unspecified 288
Date Posted:Aug 2, 2010
Closing Date:Aug 14, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Management
Salary Range:19770 - 25000 USD undefined
Years of Experience:2 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Possibility of Contract Extension:Yes
Contract Type:Short Term
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:



MADERA is a French NGO implementing humaniterian aid programs in Afghanistan since 1988. MADERA was registered with Ministry of Economic of Afghanistan in No. 199, 1/2/2006. MADERA implements rural development projects in various fields (Agriculture, Animal Health, Forestry, Horticulture, Civil Engineering, Handicraft, Community Driven Development etc.) in 5 provinces: Wardak, Kunar, Laghman, Nuristan and Ghor. MADERA’s headquarter is located in Kabul while MADERA is also represented at regional and provincial levels through several offices and sub-offices. Finally MADERA general delegation is based in France (Paris).

Job Summary:

Under the direct supervision of the WaSH Program Manager (FEMALE Expatriate Staff) and in close collaboration with Operations Department and the Provincial Coordinator, the Assistant WaSH Program Manager will assist the implementation and monitoring of MADERA WaSH activities in Beshud II.

Duties & Responsibilities:

• Assist the program manager in the daily operations of the program.
• Represent MADERA at community meetings by providing accurate information and translating between English and Dari as required.
• Facilitate the communications between program manager and MADERA staff, both oral and written.
• Accompanying the program manager to the area of intervention to monitor both the construction (hardware) and hygiene promotion (software) work taking place.
• This list is not extensive and can evolve during the mission.

Job Requirement:

• Graduated from High School;
• Ease in relationship, adaptable to remote and rural context/areas;
• Organization, highly motivated and initiative;
• Computer operating skills (Word and Excel);
• Ability to work and live in Behsud, Wardak Province (MADERA takes in charge the salary of a Muharam during all the contract of the Assistant WaSH Program Manager);
• Excellent level of English;
• Prior experience/knowledge of WaSH programs is not required but will be viewed as a bonus.

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