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VACANCY: Urban Water and Sanitation Specialist, WSUP Advisory

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Job Location: London, UK
Closing Date: 30th June 2014

WSUP Advisory is a consultancy service providing technical expertise to those seeking to address the challenges of providing urban WASH services to low-income urban consumers. WSUP Advisory takes the lessons learned from WSUP’s programmes and makes them available to countries across the world.

To meet its goals, WSUP Advisory is seeking an Urban Water & Sanitation Specialist who is interested in supporting cities across the world to adopt successful service models that reach low income consumers, and who is also interested in helping to build an advisory business. This is an opportunity to play a key role in a growing organisation. The role will require creative thinking and tenacity to seek continual improvement.

To read more about the role and find out how to apply, please visit http://www.wsup.com/programme/vacancies.

Senior Programme Officer, Sanitation and Hygiene Specialist Asia, IRC International Water and Sanitation Centre, The Netherlands [deadline 01 April]

Vacancy: Programme Officer Sanitation and Hygiene

IRC International Water and Sanitation Centre is looking for candidates for the position of Programme Officer Sanitation and Hygiene.

The Sanitation and Hygiene Specialist will be part of the Africa team and will be expected to participate in multi-disciplinary project teams and the IRC Sanitation and Hygiene team.

Salary scale: Programme Officer, BBRA scale 10 or 11 (min. €2,396.62 to max. €4,380.72) depending on qualifications and experience.

Application deadline: 11 March 2012

For more information and application details please go to www.irc.nl/page/69584

Vacancy: Post Doctoral Fellow Microeconomics of Sanitation and Wastewater Reuse in Agriculture, IWMI, Ghana (with some travel) [deadline 30 September]

If you have recently completed your PhD in economics or sanitation but have sound understanding of both, then this could be just the assignment for you. The International Water Management Institute (IWMI) seeks the right person to analyze problems relating to human waste, as used in agriculture, then form policy recommendations to enhance livelihoods in the rural/urban interface.

Requirements include:

  • A recent PhD in agricultural or natural resources or environmental economics or environmental or civil engineering and
  • A good understanding of agriculture and microeconomics
  • Knowledge of sanitation challenges in developing countries: solid waste, fecal sludge and wastewater management (with on-site sanitation systems)
  • Excellent written and spoken English

Read the full job description and application details

Online application form

Complete Application Form + attach résumé + attach letter which addresses IWMI’s requirements listed in job description with names and email addresses of 3 professional referees, to be contacted if you are short-listed

Contact: work-at-iwmi@cgiar.org

Application deadline: 30 September 2010

Please do send requests for information or applications to Sanitation Updares

IRC seeking Sanitation Specialist

The IRC International Water and Sanitation Centre is seeking candidates for the vacancy of (Senior) Programme Officer, Sanitation Specialist to work in projects in the South Asian and West African regions.

IRC’s current focus in the thematic area of sanitation is in the development of sustainable service models for the delivery of sanitation services to the urban and rural poor. Examples of new sanitation projects that IRC is involved in are “Empowering self-help sanitation of rural and peri-urban communities and schools in Africa” (2009-2014) and Sanitation, Hygiene And Water project, Indonesia (SHAW) (2010-2014).

Read the full vacancy text and application details here. The application deadline is 30 August 2010.

Vacancy: Senior Researcher – Sanitation in Low- and Middle-Income Countries, SANDEC, Switzerland [Deadline 15 Oct 2009]

The department of Water and Sanitation in Developing Countries (Sandec) at Eawag, Switzerland, is engaged in applied research & development in water supply and environmental sanitation for low and middle income countries.

Sandec is seeking to fill a vacant position as group leader (tenure track) for sanitation.

The objectives are to develop new concepts and technologies for excreta, faecal sludge and wastewater management through applied research projects with partner organizations in developing countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America. Dissemination of research results, advocacy, developing research capacity and professional expertise, and facilitating implementation are further important activities for getting research results into policy and practice.

Special focus should be on the subject of excreta, and faecal sludge management for low- and middle-income countries.

More information is available on the EAWAG web site [pls do not send respsonses to this blog]

Enquiries can be made through Chris Zurbrügg, Tel: +41-44- 8235423, email: zurbrugg [at] eawag.ch

Deadline for applications: 15 October 2009

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