TATA WATER MISSION
Position: Team Leader (WASH), Uttara Pradesh
The Tata Trusts intend to initiate Drinking Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) programme in state of Uttar Pradesh under it?s umbrella initiative Tata Water Mission. To anchor the programme and to develop strategy and implementation structure for WASH interventions, the Trusts is looking for a suitable candidate.
? To develop innovative approaches/ ideas in WASH sector and try to implement in the field to develop proof of concept. This can include development of regional federations of water committees, special strategy for involvement of women in decision making process of sanitation, etc.
? To facilitate development of Behavioral Change Communication (BCC) strategy to bring change in community practices for adopting safe sanitation and hygienic practices and to avoid defecating in open.
? Monitor technical aspects of drinking water and sanitation components ? especially on quality of physical interventions
? To develop budget / annual work plans for each programmatic and non-programmatic aspects of the project and track utilization of the same on periodical basis
? To coordinate with various donor agencies for resource mobilization and compliance of the grant letter terms and conditions
? Undertake State level coordination for partnership with Public Health and Engineering Department (PHED), Rural Development and Panchayati Raj Department, Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, Health Department.
? To ensure appropriate audit mechanism is put in place for partner organisations and programmatic budget utilization
? To develop monitoring mechanism, impact indicators and Management Information System (MIS) to track the impact indicators for WASH projects
? Provide programmatic and technical support to project team and Implementation Support Agencies (field implementation partners) (ISAs) for strengthening thematic engagements, building partnership with various stakeholders and organizational development.
? To oversee implementation of various programmatic activities such as drinking water distribution systems, sanitation, water resource management, water quality monitoring and surveillance, etc. of the WASH initiative
? To undertake data management, preparation of monthly/ quarterly and annual progress reports and submit to all donors / government organisations, etc.
? To undertake process documentation activity such as progress reports, annual report, case study, etc. to develop thematic library of the organisation. Participate in internal review and reporting systems including preparation of status reports and proceedings of meetings.
? Organize and undertake field visits to ensure quality of implementation and document the same in Back to Office Reports (BTOR)
? State level coordination for partnership with WASMO and Rural Development Department
? Identify External Resource person for support to various components of programme. e.g. Sanitation, training and capacity building of ISA staff as well as village level leaders
? Facilitate baseline survey and impact assessment exercise on periodical basis
1. Post-Graduation in Civil Engineering/ Rural Development from any reputed institute with minimum experience of 15 years in development sector and minimum 5 years relevant experience in implementation of Drinking Water Supply and Sanitation Project
2. Possess extensive experience of project planning, execution and monitoring & evaluation.
3. Be able to build and manage relationships with diverse stakeholders involved including community, implementing partners, government departments
4. Possess excellent Communication & Documentation skills in English and Hindi.
5. Possess excellent computer skills, interpersonal, analytical and writing skills and ability to work as a member of a team
6. Flexibility and willing to travel extensively in field to ensure activities in place
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