The Health and WASH Program Manager will be responsible for overseeing the management of the 4Children and Emergency WASH programming in South Sudan. He/ she will supervise key project staff, provide technical support to project partners and ensure all the project activities are implemented, while developing strong partnership and networks. The Health and WASH Program Manager will also take the lead in strengthening and reinforcing the managerial and technical capacity of the project team, in project implementation, monitoring, learning, reporting, and financial management. In addition, the Health and WASH Program Manager will proactively seek new health and WASH funding opportunities for the country program.
Currently under the WASH and Health Programming portfolio, CRS implements two projects: 4Children and Emergency WASH. The Coordinating Comprehensive Care for Children (4Children) is a 5 year USAID-funded project designed to improve health and wellbeing outcomes for Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVC) affected by HIV and AIDS and other adversities. Emergency WASH is a privately funded project while drills and rehabilitates boreholes, training water user committees and pump mechanics, and provides hygiene promotion to hard to reach rural villages.