Capacity Development Advisor

Location: Kathmandu
Salary: Negotiable
Posted Date: 2017-04-05 Deadline: 2017-04-18
  • Location : Kathmandu
  • Working Position : Entry Level
  • Qualification Degree : University degree in Political and Social Sciences, Public Administration, Economics, Law or any other relevant field
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Category : NGO / INGO / Social work
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description


  • Serve as the technical advisor for supported local governments and selected partner institutions on Capacity Development for implementing reform measures
  • Identify key issues concerning capacities of local governments and develop strategic approaches for addressing needs
  • Support partner institutions and key actors at national and subnational levels in their efforts to establish coordination/exchange strategy and forums
  • Coordinate with and support relevant Programmes in the priority areas of German Development Cooperation on the issue of municipal service delivery
  • Prepare regular updates/briefings on local governance reform and restructuring scenario
  • Contribute to the monitoring of impacts and documentation

Required qualification and experience:

  • University degree in Political and Social Sciences, Public Administration, Economics, Law or any other relevant field
  • 5years of progressive work experience in the field of local governance, capacity development of LGs, and civil society related issues
  • Knowledge of Nepal's local governance and restructuring/reform process, local governance capacity issues and challenges
  • Familiarity with the systems and procedures of Government partners, DPs and civil society actors
  • Proven leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Team player with good communication skills (both spoken and written) in English and Nepali
  • Excellent computer skills

Apply Instructions

The salary and social benefits will correspond to the rule applicable to GIZ national personnel in Nepal. Especially women and candidates from underprivileged groups are encouraged to apply.

Interested Nepali citizens are requested to send a completed application including CV and two referees to the email address <> by 18 April 2017. Only applications sent by email will be accepted. Please write in the subject line while applying by position: for "Ref. Nr. 17006- Capacity Development Advisor".

Only short listed candidates will be called for an interview. No telephone inquiries will be entertained. The organisation reserves the right to cancel or postpone the whole recruitment process without providing any reasn whatsoever.

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Organization Summary

GIZ offers customised solutions to complex challenges. We are an experienced service provider and assist the German Government in achieving its objectives in the field of international cooperation. We offer demand-driven, tailor-made and effective services for sustainable development.

Industry Type NGO / INGO / Social Work
Location Lalitpur
Organization Size 1-10
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