Provincial Program Officer, Field Coordinator, Consultant

  • Full Time
  • nepal

Website The Asia Foundation

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

The Asia Foundation

The Asia Foundation invites applications for the following positions:

Position: Provincial Program Officer(1 position)

The Provincial Program Officer will be responsible for leading, managing, coordinating, monitoring, and providing technical assistance for the implementation of specific program components and activities. S/he will assist in maintaining relations with program partners, provincial, and local government offices. Supervise Field Coordinators, Consultants and Partners. Support collaboration with program team in program development, preparation of work plans, coordination, and support. S/he will develop and maintain relationship between elected representatives in provinces and selected municipalities, municipal officials, respective provincial government, other relevant stakeholders, and along with its implementing partners in that municipality.

Essential: Master’s degree in development studies, law, public policy, political science, economics, international development, or other relevant field is preferred. At least have five years of experience working with local government or data-driven projects.

Position: Field Coordinator, Consultant (2 positions)

The Field Coordinator will be responsible for supporting support of overall provincial and local government-level program management and implementation as instructed by the TAF Nepal Country Office. S/he will be stationed at their designated province (2 and Karnali), tasked with overseeing coordination of TAF’s interests in the municipalities, while frequently visiting the TAF Country Office in Kathmandu and other program implementation sites asnecessary by the; guaranteeing frequent communication and the accurate relaying of information. S/he will be the liaison between elected representatives of partner province and municipalities, municipal officials, respective provincial government, other relevant stakeholders, and along with its implementing partners in the municipalities.

Essential: Bachelor’s degree in development studies, law, public policy, political science, economics, international development or other relevant field is preferred. Knowledge on local government’s operation and at least have one year of experience working with local government is preferred.

Applicants are requested to read through the job description uploaded at http://ftp.taf.org.np:8080/ and email their CV along with a cover letter describing suitability for the position by October 16, 2020 to [email protected] referencing to the applied job title in the subject line. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Telephone calls will not be entertained.

The Asia Foundation is an equal opportunity employer and committed to building a diverse and inclusive office environment. Women and people from economically and socially excluded groups are encouraged to apply.

The Asia Foundation

To apply for this job email your details to country.nepal.jobs@asiafoundation.org