Job ID

Job Title
Hygiene Expert

To work for
Gruppo di Volontariato Civile GVC


Der Al Zour

Field of Work
Education/Training - Social Services - Humanitarian/Disasters

Job Type
Full time

Military service
Finished or Exempted (For male)

Minimum Education Level
Bachelor/ License Degree

To lead the hygiene promotion activities in coordination with the local partners in the field.
Support the Local Coordinator in the communication with local and regional officials, UN, INGO, and other agencies in planning, coordination, promotion of, and support, for hygiene related matters.
To participate in the design and implementation of the campaign needs assessment.
To identify the needs and resources required for hygiene promotion activities.
To plan, design, implement and monitor the hygiene promotion action according to the pre-assessment.
To develop and adapt interactive participatory approach throughout the design and the delivery of all hygiene promotion activities.
To ensure that hygiene promotion activities are in line with the planned framework and meet the project objectives and required outputs.
To prepare and hold training courses to improve the capacity of the partners in term of hygiene and health.
To organize hygiene promotion campaigns, workshops and meetings to develop the knowledge of the targeted students and HHs in term of hygienic and health practices.
To write minutes with conclusions, recommendations and action points resulting from all meetings and field visits.
To participate in the writing of any technical documents related to the implementation of hygiene promotion activities (surveys, reporting, etc.).
To ensure the proper use/collection of the sources of verification related to hygiene promotion activities.
To participate in the coordination for the designing and the distribution of the hygiene and cleaning kits.
To maintain a constant network for a strong collaboration between the main actors and stakeholders.
To prepare progress reports on regular basis including references to achievement, obstacles faced and solutions taken to overcome them.
To successfully apply in his/her work existing national standard, protocols and procedures on the matter of hygiene.
To carry out any other duties as requested by the Project Manager

Educational Background: BA degree relevant to the position.
Experience: At least 3 years’ experience in same or similar position.
At least 2 years of experience with a humanitarian INGO/NGO (preferably).
Languages: Very good in Arabic and English.
Personal qualities and soft skills:
- Good communication and coordination skills.
- Good knowledge of global Hygiene, Health, and Medical standards.
- Knowledge of the MS office software (including Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint).
- Capacity to produce high-quality briefs and reports in English.
- Data collection and management skills.

Salary and Benefits
- Salary will be established according to GVC salary scale.
- only pre-selected candidates will be contacted the applications will be reviewed as they are received and the position maybe before the deadline.

About us
Gruppo di Volontariato Civile, GVC - a non-governmental, and independent organization, founded in 1971 in Bologna (Italy).
Since its foundation, GVC is active in international development aid projects, humanitarian aid to populations suffering from conflicts and natural disasters to reconstruction, hygiene, and food security; from rural development to education, to the protection of women's and children's rights.
In over forty years of activity, GVC had operated in all parts of the world, carrying out thousands of projects. collaborating with public institutions, cultural associations, cooperatives, and Italian and European NGOs,
In Syria, among 2010 and 2011, GVC implemented a project in Syria, in the city of Aleppo, strengthening the educational system in public schools taking in consideration presence of Iraqi students refugee’s.
At the end of 2013 GVC obtained the authorization from the Syrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs to work in humanitarian aid in the crisis.

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Posted On
Oct 11, 2020

Expiry Date
Nov 10, 2020


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Additional questions for applicants
Q1: Have you ever worked with INGOs? how many years?
Q2: Have you ever worked in Hygiene filed? how many years?

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