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WaterAid Country Representative, Mozambique. Based in Maputo, Mozambique
£23,226 - £26,354 pa plus up to 10% pension contribution

Donor Development Officer. Based London SE1
£22,208-£25,037 pa plus up to 10% pension contribution

PA to Finance Director. Based London SE1
£25,037-£28,328 pa plus up to 10% pension contribution

Company Secretary. Based London SE1
Part time - 14 / 21 hours a week - to be confirmed

HR Manager
Up to £33,000 pa depending on experience plus up to 10% pension contribution

Street Based Fundraisers
avg. £250-£450 p/w

WaterAid Country Representative, Mozambique. Based in Maputo, Mozambique
£23,226 - £26,354 pa plus up to 10% pension contribution

Based in Maputo, Mozambique and reporting to the Regional Manager, Southern Africa (based in London), the Country Representative will ultimately be responsible for all aspects of WaterAid's Country Programme in Mozambique.

You will provide leadership and support to a strong, multidisciplinary team of Programme Managers and a Financial Manager who are responsible for directly managing WaterAid's water, sanitation and hygiene education (WASHE) programmes, and research in Mozambique.

You will also manage a wide range of external relationships at the national level, including those with local partners, international donors, and the Government of Mozambique. You will ensure that WaterAid's programmes first and foremost engage in activities that focus on issues relevant to poor people.

Prospective candidates must be educated to degree level or hold a professional qualification in a relevant subject such as development studies, public health, etc. and at least five years senior programme management experience in Mozambique or the southern Africa region preferably in the water and sanitation sector.

For further information download a Country Representative application pack or e-mail jobs@wateraid.org.

All applications must be received no later than 17.00 hrs on Friday, 13 November 2005.

Donor Development Officer. Based London SE1
£22,208-£25,037 pa plus up to 10% pension contribution

WaterAid is the UK's only major charity dedicated exclusively to the provision of safe drinking water, sanitation and hygiene education to the world’s poorest people. Now is a particularly exciting time for WaterAid as we have just launched our new five-year strategy, which by 2010 aims to see us bringing safe water to at least one million people in Africa and Asia each year.

To achieve this and our other strategic goals we estimate we need to increase our annual income to £35 million (from just over £21 million last year). This is where you come in.

Due to recent growth, we are seeking a full-time Donor Development Officer to join our small, friendly and growing Project Funding team. This new post will be crucial in developing the fundraising programme for WaterAid’s most generous individual supporters, building on successes and taking forward our ambitious plans.

Managing relationships with existing and potential major donors, you will carry out research, organise events and overseas visits, and promote new and alternative ways of giving. You will also work closely with existing
Donor Development staff to identify opportunities and take the major donor programme in new directions. In short, you’ll get to know WaterAid inside and out.

Ideally you will have had at least two years’ experience in a marketing or fundraising environment. You will need imagination, energy and initiative, excellent communication and project management skills and the ability to perform multiple tasks professionally and to deadlines while maintaining attention to detail. Ref: MD/14/G.

For further information download a Donor Development Officer application pack or email jobs@wateraid.org. No CVs will be accepted.

Closing date: 11 November 2005. Interviews: w/c 14 and 21 November 2005.

PA to Finance Director. Based London SE1
£25,037-£28,328 pa plus up to 10% pension contribution

Have you got at least five years’ admin/secretarial experience, three of which have been spent assisting a director in a senior role? Then read on.

We are looking for a highly organised and outgoing person with good communication skills and lots of initiative to provide secretarial and administrative support to the Finance Director. From managing a diary, drafting correspondence and making travel arrangements, through to setting up and maintaining systems and acting as a knowledgeable first point of contact, it’s a varied role that also involves supporting the work of the Company Secretary.

With a recognised qualification in office administration, a full range of secretarial skills and a good knowledge of word processing and PowerPoint, you enjoy being part of a team that has a real ‘can-do’ attitude. What’s more, with experience that includes at least three years’ supporting a Company Secretary, you are used to working with confidential and sensitive information and comfortable taking ownership of tasks. Above all however, it’s your positive and helpful disposition, excellent time management skills and motivation to make a real contribution to the team’s work that will see you excel.

Ref: FA/07/TC.

For further information download a PA to Finance Director application pack or email jobs@wateraid.org. No CVs will be accepted.

Company Secretary. Based London SE1
Part time. 14 / 21 hours a week to be confirmed

WaterAid are currently recruiting for a part time Company Secretary with an understanding of charity law acquired in their previous role or as trustee of a charity. This is a unique opportunity to be part of a team of highly professional and inspired individuals who are working to make a contribution to an international cause which impacts the life of millions of underprivileged people everyday.

You will have several years experience as a Company Secretary coupled with experience in dealing with charity law and the Charities Commission. The successful candidate will be expected to perform the general duties required of a Company Secretary including ensuring that documents are correctly submitted to Companies House and preparation of the Board of Trustee meetings and the AGM.

WaterAid was established as a charitable trust in 1981 and is now one of the most respected international NGOs dealing solely with issues of clean water, sanitation and hygiene. By 2003 the organisation had helped over 7.5 million people to gain access to clean water and sanitation and won UK charity of the year at the "Charity Times Awards". WaterAid has helped over eight million of the world's poorest people gain access to one of the most fundamental of human rights.

The role will require 2/3 days work per week on a daily rate of £150 to £200.

For further information download a Company Secretary job description and email jobs@wateraid.org.

HR Manager
Up to £33,000 pa depending on experience plus up to 10% pension contribution. Based London SE1.

This exciting new position will involve working with the UK client base to implement HR policy and best practice in line with HR strategy.

Reporting to the HR Director you will work as a partner with UK based managers, staff and volunteers to ensure the development of consistent and appropriate HR strategies and policies. In the initial stages there will be a focus on recruitment to support the organisations expansion plans and this will be backed by a staff development programme.

You will be able to demonstrate a proven track record of success in HR management and training & development. Key to your success will be high levels of confidence, enthusiasm and determination, coupled with a highly consultative and empathetic style.

You will be CIPD qualified and have a pragmatic and flexible approach. Interested candidates should visit www.michaelpage.co.uk/wateraid  or send their CVs to paulholloway@uk.michaelpage.com quoting reference MPPM400890. For further information please call Paul Holloway on 020-7269 6218.

  

DialogueDirect FundraisingStreet Based Fundraisers
avg. £250-£450 p/w

DialogueDirect Ltd, the company that handles face-to-face fundraising for WaterAid, is looking for Street Based Fundraisers.

Join DialogueDirect's face-to-face fundraising teams and help gain new supporters and much needed funds for leading charities and not for profit organisations such as WaterAid.

Teams travel throughout the UK and enjoy excellent rewards:

Comfortable team accommodation and transport is provided, along with excellent pay (avg. £250-£450 p/w), plus full training and support.

If you are a good communicator with lots of energy and enthusiasm who enjoys working in a strong team environment, then this is the job for you! Self-motivation and a genuine passion for the causes we represent are also essential.

Please apply on-line at: www.funjobs4u.co.uk alternatively, call the recruitment team on: 08454 583901