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Program Coordinator, WASH star

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Samaritan's Purse

Port Au Prince, , Haiti

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The WASH Program Coordinator is responsible for coordinating WASH interventions for SP in Haiti; as well as liaises with the appropriate government bodies to identify community water needs. Responsibilities will include supervising the implementation of water projects as directed by the WASH Program Manager.


• Liaise with appropriate government bodies to identify communities with need for permanent latrines and potable water
• Coordinate the implementation of the water interventions
• Lead and mentor national staff employed to implement WASH activities
• Liaise with other NGOs and UN bodies operating in the area to avoid duplication of efforts
• Present timely reports to the WASH Program Manager on weekly basis
• Maintain a lifestyle consistent with Jesus Christ, in words and actions
• Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by supervisor


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

• Bachelor’s degree in relevant field desire; 2 to 3 years’ of relevant experience in developing countries; related work experience in disaster context.
• French/Creole language skills preferred but not required
• Conflict resolution background strongly encouraged
• Excellent planning and organizational skills
• Above average communication skills – English verbal and written
• Networking and team building skills will be required
• Ability to communicate and interact well with people of different educational, linguistic, cultural and socio-economic backgrounds.
• Strong relational skills and financial management experience preferred.
• Proven management and leadership experience.
• Diplomacy, negotiating skills.

Length of contract: 12 months
Open until filled
Target date to the field: September 2011
Position is unaccompanied

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Samaritan's Purse

The story of the Good Samaritan (Luke 10:30-37) gives a clear picture of God's desire for us to help those in desperate need wherever we find them. After describing how the Samaritan rescued a hurting man whom others had passed by, Jesus told His hearers, "Go and do likewise."    Samaritan's Purse is a nondenominational evangelical Christian organization providing spiritual and physical aid to hurting people around the world. Since 1970, Samaritan's Purse has helped meet needs of people who are victims of war, poverty, natural disa More...

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