Apply: UNICEF WASH Specialist

Deadline: 27 June, 2020

Location: Abuja, Nigeria

United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of WASH Specialist.

UNICEF works for a world in which every child has a fair chance in life.


  • Programme development and planning
  • Programme management, monitoring, evaluation and delivery of results
  • Technical and operational support for programme implementation
  • Humanitarian WASH preparedness and response
  • Networking and partnership building
  • UNICEF and government accountability
  • Innovation, knowledge management and capacity building
  • Evidence generation, data and information management


  • Advanced university degree in one of the following is required: Public Health, Social Sciences, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Water or Sanitary Engineering, Development Studies or another relevant technical field
  • Five year, minimum, of professional experience in WASH-related programmes for developing countries is required
  • Two to four years of progressively responsible professional work experience in monitoring and evaluation plus reporting of community-based demand driven WASH projects, including in the use of participatory methodologies
  • Analytical skills and report writing ability are essential together with IT skills, including experience of MS Excel or MS Access (pivot tables and functions)
  • Experience in networking amongst government agencies, NGOs, the private sector and development partners are essential
  • Fluency in English is required
  • Knowledge of another official UN language or local language of the duty station is considered as an asset

To apply and for more information, click here.

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