Technical Officer (Hygiene), WASH, HCMP

Job Description

Title: Technical Officer (Hygiene), WASH, HCMP

Company Name: BRAC

Vacancy: Not specific

Job Location: Cox's Bazar

Employment Status: Contractual

Educational Requirements:
∎ Masters degree in any discipline
∎ Masters in Development Studies, Water Studies will get preference.

Experience Requirements:
∎ At least 2 year(s)

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Facilitate and supervise weekly hygiene awareness campaigns in markets and public areas in project areas.
∎ Conduct daily monitoring visit through community hygiene promoters, to WASH facilities to ensure that the whole WASH system is well functional with less risks and other WASH facilities to ensure best uses.
∎ Follow and ensure that gender, protection, local culture, and other important cross-cutting concerns are taken into account in program implementation, and reporting.
∎ Plan and ensure the distribution of hygiene kits and promote effective use of all distributed hygiene items.
∎ Design BCC/IEC materials related to the hygiene activities and develop the associate program.
∎ Setting up of children hygiene clubs and conducting hygiene promotion activities in schools/CFS.
∎ Provide detail plan and Post Distribution Monitoring (PDM) for Hygiene kits and top up kits distribution beside other hygiene materials.
∎ Follow up House to house hygiene session activities, prepare and compile CHPs report on weekly and monthly basis.
∎ Guide and assist WASH committee in community mobilization and sensitization for WASH activities.
∎ Ensure Do No Harm, Sphere guideline and CHS introduced in community engagement.
∎ Liaise with engineers in General cleaning up campaign and ensure that solid waste is well and safely disposed.
∎ In collaboration with WASH Project Manager ensure budget planning and logistic arrangements for day to day hygiene promotion activities: making and follow-up of internal purchase request, quality control of material delivered by suppliers, planning team movements with logistics.
∎ Draft filed visit, PDM and training reports in quality and submit to the deputy team lead.
∎ Conduct Trainings (for community volunteers, teachers, and health workers) on hygiene promotion and basic mobilization skills.
∎ Write weekly report to line manager, and verbal reports whenever necessary.
∎ Preparation of session plan and training reports for all sorts of trainings.
∎ Maintain all the hard records of hygiene promotion activities at office level and ensuring soft data is maintained for all hygiene promotion activities.
∎ Ensure time sheets/field report of all hygiene team submitted well on time.
∎ Trains and informs existing and new staff on budget procedures, making sure that they are understood and adhered to according to each donor’s requirements, also keeping everyone updated on any changes to these.
∎ Ensure the safety of team members from any harm, abuse, neglect, harassment and exploitation to achieve the programme’s goals on safeguarding implementation. Act as a key source of support, guidance and expertise on safeguarding for establishing a safe working environment.
∎ Practice, promote and endorse the issues of safeguarding policy among team members and ensure the implementation of safeguarding standards in every course of action.
∎ Follow the safeguarding reporting procedure in case any reportable incident takes place, encourage others to do so.

Additional Requirements:
∎ Good knowledge of water and sanitation issues, and hygiene practice.
∎ Proven skills and competencies to work as a Unit lead.
∎ Knowledge on managing Budget & ensure proper utilization.
∎ Fluency in English language
∎ Sound knowledge of MS Office, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint.
∎ Good verbal and written communication skills.
∎ Ability to work under pressure.
∎ Problem solving skills.
∎ Good team player.

Salary: Negotiable

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ Weekly 2 holidays, Insurance
∎ Festival Bonus: 2

Application Deadline: 20 Oct 2020

Company Information:
∎ 14 Oct 2020
∎ Address : BRAC Centre, 75 Mohakhali, Dhaka:1212
∎ Web :
∎ Business : BRAC’s vision is a world free from all forms of exploitation and discrimination where everyone has the opportunity to realise their potential. The organisation was founded in Bangladesh in 1972 and acts as a catalyst, creating opportunities for people to transform their lives. BRAC believes in integrity, inclusiveness, effectiveness, and innovation in all areas of work. BRAC uses an integrated model to change systems of inequity, through social development programmes, humanitarian response, social enterprises, socially responsible investments and a university. It operates in conflict-prone and post-disaster settings in 12 countries across Asia and Africa.

BRAC is a global leader in developing cost-effective, evidence-based programmes, and has been ranked the #1 NGO in the world for the last five years consecutively by NGO Advisor.

Category: NGO/Development