- Company: GIZ
- Experience: >10 years
- Studies: Master
- Category: Engineering - Manufacturing - Industrial
- Contract: Undefined
- Salary: Undefined
About GIZ:GFA Consulting Group, one of the leading German consulting companies within the framework of international development cooperation, and IRC International Water and Sanitation Centre - Uganda, an international think-and-do tank in water, sanitation and hygiene sector are looking for a Deputy Team Leader Water and Sanitation for the TC project - Capacities and competences in water sector institutions and relevant professionals - (as part of the “Reform of the Urban Water and Sanitation Sector Programme (RUWASS)” of GIZ, a federal enterprise, part of the German Development Cooperation).In the area of sanitation, RUWASS supports its partners in the development of policies and national strategies, comprehensive urban sanitation planning (including data management), planning and implementation of public sanitation facilities, regulation of faecal sludge management and the development and implementation of business models for the private sector.Key Duties and Responsibilities: 1. Capacity development of the beneficiaries, which includes but is not limited to:Provision of technical adviceDevelopment, testing and implementing» of tools, concepts and methods, organisation and implementation of trainings, workshops and individual mentoringNetworking with partner institutions, development partners and other stakeholdersAdvice on appropriate Management Information Systems for training and capacity developmentRender technical advice on appropriate Capacity Development tools and software2. Advise on infrastructure asset management systems State-of-the-art management of the project, which includes but is not limited to:Financial management, internal controls and personnel managementDesign and implementation of annual work plansProcurement of goods and servicesResults-oriented monitoring and evaluationUpdating and/or adapting the project design on the basis of the five success factors of Capacity3. Works:Regular reporting and preparation of reportsIn charge of knowledge managementActive participation in and support of project evaluation missions and other external evaluationsResponsible for public relations and media work.Qualifications, Skills and Experience: The candidate should possess a good Master’s degree in civil engineering, water and sanitation;At least ten years’ work experience in advising water and sanitation sector institutions and companies in Uganda (and other developing countries), preferably including management experience;Registration with UIPE and ERB is requiredComprehensive knowledge of the water and v sanitation sector; very good knowledge of capacity development approaches (institutional/policy and operational level, including vocational training and infrastructure asset management systems);Excellent command of English language, knowledge of German language would be considered an advantage;
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