Position vacant: IWC Project Officer

Position vacant: IWC Project Officer

The International WaterCentre (IWC) is seeking an energetic and enthusiastic person to join its projects team and contribute to capacity development, training and collaborative research activities of the IWC.
Position vacant: IWC Project Officer

The IWC is a joint venture of leading Australian universities, The University of Queensland and Griffith University, with a vision of creating water leaders of the future. The IWC has developed a range of education and training programs and collaborative research activities to create innovative environments for people to share knowledge and build capacity in the challenging area of integrated water management.

The IWC has developed institutional partnerships with several organisations, providing ongoing technical support and capacity-building to the implementation of integrated water management (IWM), and water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) programs. IWC is looking for a project officer to join the capacity building team, to participate in institutional capacity-building partnership, research projects and training activities.

The IWC is seeking applications from candidates that have demonstrated experience in behaviour change for IWM or WASH outcomes. The successful candidate will be able to work effectively and independently in cross-cultural and team contexts, will have proven communication and inter-personal skills, and strong financial management and organisational skills.


Position responsibilities include:

  • Participate, manage and provide technical input to various project teams, particularly to capacity development partnerships and research projects (such as with NGOs delivering WASH programs) especially in the fields of behaviour change, WASH and IWM
  • Assist with development and delivery of behaviour change for IWM or WASH training courses (online and face-to-face) programs

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How to apply:

Interested applicants: please submit a CV and a cover letter (1 page maximum) by close of business Friday 27 February 2015 via email to Oksana Tkachenko, Financial Controller/ Business Manager: o.tkachenko@watercentre.org or post to: International WaterCentre – PO Box 10907, Adelaide St – Brisbane QLD 4000



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