Enterprise Support/Business Performance Advisor Enterprise Support and Business Performance Advisor – Benin - West Africa Municipal WASH (MuniWASH)

  • Mid-level, Long-term consulting assignment
  • Posted on 4 November 2019
  • Benin
  • Closing on 4 December 2019
  • Current

Job Description

Tetra Tech International Development Services headquartered in Arlington, VA, USA is currently accepting applications from qualified candidates to join the USAID-funded West Africa Municipal WASH (MuniWASH) Activity. The advertised position will be based in Cotonou, Benin. The purpose of MuniWASH is to strengthen the ability of municipal governments and urban water and sanitation service providers to improve, expand, and sustain equitable water and sanitation services to meet the needs of the urban poor and underserved populations.

The Enterprise Support and Business Performance Advisor will lead activities that result in increased financial sustainability and operational reliability of water and sanitation utilities/service providers. The main focus of this position will be on water service providers.

Responsibilities:

* Responsible for tasks related to improving financial viability, business practices, customer care, and the enabling environment.

* Serves as a key point of contact between MuniWASH and target water and sanitation service providers related to business and operational performance.

* Implements tasks related to improved financial performance, business practices, and customer care of both water and sanitation service providers.

* Supports expansion of customer base for water, with a focus on the poor. Works with partners on interventions related to utility reform.

* Liaises with international/local STTA providing guidance on specific improvement business areas.

Qualifications:

*A Master’s Degree (BAC+5) in a related field is preferred, a bachelor’s degree equivalent is required.

*Minimum of 5 years of relevant professional experience for the specified position.

*Fluency in written and spoken French is required; proficiency in English is preferred.

*Experience working in West Africa. Benin nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.



To be considered applicants must submit the following as part of the online application process:

* Cover Letter

* CV in reverse chronological format

* 3 references

Please ensure that all necessary documents are uploaded, as incomplete applications and/or corrupt files may delay processing of your application or remove you from consideration. Applications that do not meet the minimum requirements listed above will not be considered. No phone calls will be accepted.

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees - 20,000 people working together across disciplines and time zones to provide smart, sustainable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in over 400 locations around the world. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams. We are an equal opportunity employer: EOE AA/M/F/Vets/Disability.

About the Organization

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting and engineering services. The Company supports government and commercial clients by providing innovative solutions focused on water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. With more than 17,000 associates worldwide, Tetra Tech's capabilities span the entire project life cycle.

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