Urban Water and Sanitation Specialists — CWAS

Roles and Responsibilities: 

  • Supporting states and cities in implementation of national programmes/missions related to water and sanitation.
  • Building capacities of government officials and other stakeholders in planning and monitoring of water and sanitation programmes, and services.
  • Implementing of sustainable and inclusive water and sanitation solutions in cities.
  • Exploring innovative financing for investments in urban water and sanitation.
  • Support relationships with various stakeholders including relevant national, state government and city officials.


  • A post-graduate degree in Engineering and/or Urban Planning from a reputed university.
  • At least 8 years of experience working on research/consultancy/project assignments on urban water and sanitation/urban development projects.
  • Prior experience of working with government agencies, multilateral organizations or NGOs is preferred.
  • Familiarity with the urban water and sanitation research and capacity building ecosystem in India is an added advantage.
  • Candidates with the ability to communicate in Marathi will have a preference.

 Accountable: Center Executive Director, CWAS 

 How to apply: Interested candidates should email their detailed CV to crdf.hr@cept.ac.in and cwas@cept.ac.in