Friday, August 12, 2016

SNV,Gender and Sanitation Officer Jobs in Rwanda

SNV Rwanda (Duty station: Kigali), is looking for:
Gender and Sanitation Officer
Type of contract: National
Position Summary
SNV seeks a Gender and Sanitat
ion Officer for an anticipated USAID-funded rural sanitation project in Rwanda. The objectives of the project include working with the Government of Rwanda to improve access to, and encourage correct and consistent use of, household sanitation and hygiene facilities in order to decrease childhood stunting. The project will utilize private-sector-driven household sanitation and hygiene interventions and incorporate capacity building at the district and national levels.
The position includes working with the Government of Rwanda to ensure integration of gender into all aspects of program implementation, including performance monitoring and M&E, behavior change communication, private sector engagement, and sanitation governance. The position will support the Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Advisor in monitoring gender indicators and the impact of gender integration in the program.
Required Qualifications:
  • The Gender Specialist must have a University Degree in a relevant discipline (International Development, Gender Studies, Monitoring and Evaluation, etc.).
  • He or she must have a minimum of 5 years professional experience, the greater portion of which must have been in carrying out gender integration in institutions, preferably in a development context.
  • The Candidate should have an understanding of rural sanitation and its practical application and have experience with facilitating gender integration, providing gender training, conducing gender analysis and developing gender sensitive indicators.
  • Fluency in English is a prerequisite; working knowledge of French is an asset.
Other Qualifications:
  • Excellent ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in
Writing required.
  • Demonstrated organizational skills and a strong track record in meeting deliverables and deadlines
To apply:
Please email a cover letter and resume (both in English) to the Country Director of SNV Rwanda by email to;  by the 22nd August, 2016. Please include ‘Gender and Sanitation Officer’ in the subject line.
About SNV
SNV is a not-for-profit international development organization. We have built a long-term, local presence in 38 developing nations in Asia, Africa, and Latin America, providing innovative solutions in Agriculture, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene, and Renewable Energy. SNV has been working in Rwanda for more than 35 years to improve people’s livelihoods by strengthening the capacities of public and private sector organisations. SNV works in full alignment with Rwanda’s development agenda. It does so by helping to realize the national development goals in three sectors above mentioned.

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