Senior Training and Capacity Building Specialist

SNV Netherlands Development Organisation is looking for a Senior Training and Capacity Building Specialist for a World Bank assignment which is to support sanitation supply chain development and capacity building in the 21 provinces on rural sanitation in Northern Mountains and Central Highlands Regions of Vietnam (NM-CH).

General Qualifications

  • Minimum of Masters level degree in relevant field, such as education, public administration, etc.
  • A minimum of eight years of proven and successful experience conducting training and capacity building, preferably to the government at different levels and the training of trainer (ToT) process. Experience in behaviour change communication (BCC) and promoting hygiene & sanitation is preferable.
  • Possess good understanding of the government institutions and system at central and local level.
  • Ability to effectively and respectfully work with a team of professionals with different cultural and sector backgrounds.
  • Proven experience working with NGOs or private sector, and good network with the respective province and the local levels.
  • Proven capacity to communicate well across different government stakeholders at the province, district and commune level.
  • Good working knowledge of monitoring, evaluation and reporting of training programs
  • Ability and willingness to travel to remote areas of the provinces.
  • Excellent communication skills in written and spoken English


  • Backstop project management Internal capacity building and guidance for team;
  • Review and update the training packages, Capacity Building and Assessment framework developed by Vietnam Health Environment Management Agency (VIHEMA);
  • Update the training packages;
  • Make the training agenda/plan for 21 provinces;
  • Lead WASH in schools activities;
  • Manage/coach cluster coordinators
  • Conduct, coaching support and on-the-job training to master trainers, Department of Education and Training (DoET) and Regional Health Institute (RHI) staff for BCC activities including preparation, implementation, M&E and reporting;
  • Coaching support and on-the-job training to master trainers, RHI staff and PCPM for supply chain strengthening activities.
  • Facilitate communication with VIHEMA central office;
  • An Updated demand and supply package
  • Monthly and Quarterly reporting on progress of the Training and Capacity Building Components
  • Update the sanitation curriculum
  • Strategy note on recommendations and suggested pathway for strengthening capacity of RHI

Type of Contract:

  • Consultant contract with a competitive salary package.
  • The fee rates and per diems will be covered and consistent with SNV cost norms.


How to apply: Please send your application letter and CV, together with an indication of your current salary to [email protected] by 15th November 2016.

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Job Details
Organisation Name: 
SNV - Netherlands Development Organisation
Application Deadline: 
Tue, 2016-11-15