WASH Expert Facilitator Job in Kenya 2021
Career Employment Kenya: WASH Expert Facilitator Job in Kenya 2021
Job Description: Today Work Kenya

Job Title: WASH Expert Facilitator

Company Profile: SoCha (a
portmanteau of Social and Change) is an independent Monitoring, Evaluation and
Learning (ME&L) firm that provides bespoke solutions to social challenges.

Since our inception in 2010, we have grown into a fully-fledged
ME&L services firm that specializes in advancing innovative methodologies
and changing the way donors find solutions to social problems.

Background: To support
USAID/Kenya East Africa seeks to advance what self-reliance means for Kenya and
the broader region.

To support USAID/KEA to align programming toward promoting
self-reliance outcomes, SoCha LLC implements a two-year (optional third year)
mission support program to enable USAID to pivot into this journey to
self-reliance (J2SR).

The Mission Support for the Journey toSelf-Reliance Pivot (MSP)
supports USAID/KEA to understand context, align programs, collect data,
understand complexity, and apply learning to program adaptation.

To better understand and develop innovative solutions with
public, private, for-profit, and nonprofit partners USAID/KEA released a Broad
Agency Announcement (BAA) in November 2020.

This BAA is a competitive and collaborative process that guides
how USAID will co-create activities in western Kenya to address water,
sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) challenges. Local and international partners
will be invited to participate in a series of workshops to be held in February
2021.

USAID requests the assistance of the Mission Support for the
Journey to Self-Reliance Pivot (MSP) to work with USAID/KEA to design and
execute two multi-day virtual co-creation workshops with stakeholders.

Scope of Work: The MSP program,
implemented by SoCha LLC, seeks a consultant to serve as a short-term
co-creation facilitator to support USAID WASH activity co-creation workshops.
MSP seeks to engage a WASH Expert Facilitator to collaborate with MSP staff and
USAID/KEA to design, plan, and execute two separate multi-day virtual
co-creation workshops to address WASH challenges in western Kenya.

Roles and
Responsibilities

To plan and execute two separate multi-day virtual co-creation
workshops the WASH Expert Facilitator will collaborate with MSP staff to

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Support the USAID/KEA WASH team to develop and finalize two
multi-day workshop agenda;

·        
Prepare detailed facilitation plans for the workshops, and
continuously update facilitation plans as the workshops progress;

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Prepare workshop materials, including workshop session slides,
instructions, participant worksheets;

·        
Consolidate workshop presentations from participants and produce
overall workshop slide decks, including integration of Mentimeter or similar
participation tools where appropriate;

·        
Prepare and host virtual workshop meeting spaces (share links
with USAID);

·        
Facilitate the overall workshops, including question and answer
sessions and group discussions, control break out rooms;

·        
Assist MSP and the workshop rapporteur to gather appropriate
workshop outputs as required to assemble the workshop proceedings report, and

·        
Conduct two after-action reviews to reflect on lessons learned
and advise USAID on future co-creation workshops.

Deliverables for each multi-day

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Workshop materials: slides, worksheets

·        
Workshop session facilitation

·        
Workshop after-action review

Qualifications and
experience

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Experience in water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH).

·        
Experience designing and facilitating activity or project design
workshops preferred; experience designing and facilitating donor and
stakeholder workshops required.

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Experience working with USAID.

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Experience in East Africa, Kenya preferred.

·        
Understanding of USAID program cycle and USAID activity design
processes.

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Experience working with and securing sensitive information.

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Bachelor’s degree in related field, Master’s preferred.

·        
Five years or more of professional experience working in the
development sector preferred.

·        
Experience designing and facilitating virtual workshops and
meetings is highly preferred.

LOE or Contract
Length: 
The consultant is expected to start working in January 2021 for
a period of approximately 9-12 days LOE, lasting through the end of February
2021.

How to Apply:

To lodge an application, please lodge CV via the following link: https://jobs.socha.net/msp-wash-expert-facilitator/.

Applications closes on the 8th January 2021

For any other queries please email us at: recruit@socha.net