WASH Program Officer

Reporting to the Director of Program Quality, the WASH Program Officer will serve as an invaluable member of the Global Programs Team. You will contribute to the overall continuous evaluation and improvement of Lifewater programs around the globe. You will answer the questions: “What are we doing that is working? What could be better?”  You will analyze actual data from our field programs to support your answer and make recommendations on how to improve the program.

Your three primary areas of responsibility are:

Program Data Analysis

Review program data gathered from Akvo FLOW and turn raw data into actionable intelligence for field program managers and Lifewater leadership.
Prepare well-developed reports for mulitple stakeholders based on your analysis of program data to help them remain informed about progress and changes.
Recommend program and training modifications based on data. 

Monitoring & Evaluation

Conduct regular on-site monitoring of Lifewater programs, shadowing/interviewing program staff and participants to determine effectiveness of interventions.
Provide ongoing support and equip field staff as the programs progress through the various stages of intervention.
Use program data to track progress toward and evaluate achievement of program activities, objectives, and goals and support field teams in continuous improvement.
Determine gaps in program plans and make recommendations to address them.
Contribute to the preparation of proposals and reports for internal and external stakeholders, including institutional funders.

Training & Capacity Building

Facilitate in-country training for field staff and relevant community leaders, including but not limited to Healthy Communities, Healthy Homes, Healthy Schools, and refresher trainings for field staff before and during program intervention.
Continuously improve curriculum and operations manuals based on lessons learned from M&E and analysis of program data.
Contribute to the overall development of Lifewater programming by remaining relevant in the WASH sector, and by representing Lifewater in various forums.

To apply for this position, and to read a full description, please visit the member site here.