Job Information Project Assistant-WASH NGO Information
Contact Name HR
Contact Email
Job Information
Contract Duration 3 months
Governorate Nineveh
Job Shift
Nationality National
Working Hours Full Time
Posted 2019-11-07
Minimum Education Bachelor Degree
Degree Title
Minimum Experience 1 Year
Required Travel 25%
Job Status
No Of Jobs 1
Published Date 2019-11-08
Deadline Date 2019-11-14
[Mosul,Iraq ]



Islamic Relief Worldwide (IRW) is an international relief and development charity, which envisages a caring world where people unite to respond to the suffering of others, empowering them to fulfil their potential. We are an independent Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) founded in the UK in 1984.  Working in 47 countries, we promote sustainable economic and social development by working with local communities to eradicate poverty, illiteracy and disease. We also respond to disasters and emergencies, helping people in crisis. Islamic Relief provides support regardless of religion, ethnicity or gender and without expecting anything in return.

Islamic Relief’s (IR) has been working in Iraq for more than 14 years. IR was on the ground throughout the military incursions and is one of the few aid agencies that continued working during and after the 2003 war. 




Title                                 العنوان

Hiring Project Assistant                                          توظيف مساعد مسؤول مشروع

Purpose                          الغرض

To follow up implementation of WASH/CfW projects in Ninewa governorate

لمتابعة اعمال تنفيذ مشاريع الماء والمجاري والتوعية للنظافة مع متابعة حملات النقد مقابل العمل في عموم محافظة نينوى

Location                           الموقع

Ninewa Governorate                                                                  محافظة نينوى

Duration                       مده العقد

 Three Months                                                                                ثلاثة اشهر

Starting Date           تاريخ الانتهاء

29/2/2020                                                                                    29/2/2020

Reporting to يقدم التقرير الى        

Project Officer                                                                         مسؤول المشروع



Acting as part of a consortium of NGOs, IRI will create temporary employment opportunities to 500 highly vulnerable returnees and host community members to re-establish a livelihood. The project will achieve this goal by delivering conditional cash transfers (cash for work), and in-kind support to vulnerable people across Ninewa governorate of Iraq. IRI’s intervention will focus mainly on Mosul city. Cash for work (CFW) activities will serve to rehabilitate public facilities like (schools), also may be making a cleaning campaigns with DoM, DoS in Mosul.


The main duties and responsibilities will be:

  • The WASH/CFW assistant will spend their time working in Mosul district in a technical role. The WASH/CFW Assistant will focus primarily on WASH/CFW activity in the conflict-affected people's locations and need to be flexible to support the hygiene and health programs.
  • To work closely with the WASH Officer in planning for the project activities and share a regular plan with the Project Coordinator as per request.
  • Prepare reports on weekly, monthly, quarterly and Annually basis to WASH officer.
  • Carry out community mobilization, beneficiary’s identification, selection and registration processes timely, transparently in accordance with the program guidelines related to Cash for Work.
  • Prepare and share beneficiary list and registration form with relevant program staff prior to the distribution of cash payments/daily wages to the laborers.
  • Supervise attendance of labors as per attendance sheets and make sure that attendance sheets contain the required information.
  • In consultation with staff to maintain the payment sheet according to the approved attendance sheet.
  • Monitor the work of vendors and machines.
  • In consultation with the CFW officer/ Engineer ensure the quality of material at sites.
  • Assist the supervisor (WASH Officer) in any of the required tasks.
Qualifications & Preferred Skills



  • 1-2-year experience in the field of infrastructure construction and rehabilitation working with INGOs/NGOs
  • Previous experience working in the same field is an advantage
  • Have a good experience in survey works (level, total station)  




  • Minimum of Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Development studies or related field


Knowledge and skills

  • Extensive experience in working for NGO or INGOs on Development fields with a minimum of two years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated capacities to establish and maintain strong, collaborative working relationships with government officials, local organizations, communities and other stakeholders.
  • English-language proficiency (speaking, reading, writing).
  • Good writing and reporting skills
  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines
  • Proficiency in computer applications (MS Word, Excel, Power point, Auto Cad
How To Apply



If you are reliable, service minded, discreet, dedicated and a highly motivated professional, with a strong commitment to IRW’s values and beliefs, please apply by sending your CV to on or before the closing date (15th December 2019).please write the position title        

 (Project Assistant-WASH) in the subject of the email.

Applicants should be sympathetic to the principles of Islamic Relief

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.


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