Chief of Party

Chemonics International
Location: Nepal
Salary: Negotiable
Posted Date: 2015-08-17 Deadline: 2015-08-23
  • Location : Nepal
  • Working Position : Entry Level
  • Qualification Degree : Bachelor’s Degree
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Category : NGO / INGO / Social work
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description

hemonics seeks a chief of party for the anticipated five-year, USAID-funded Program for Aquatic Natural Resources Improvement (PANI) in Nepal. This project will work to strengthen Nepal's capacity for biodiversity conservation and climate change adaptation. The chief of party will manage overall project implementation, providing oversight for technical, administrative, and financi​​al components of PANI. We are looking for individuals who have a passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world. 
Responsibilities include:
  • ​Provide leadership for technical, administrative, and financial management aspects of PANI 
  • Prepare, review, and monitor contract reporting and deliverables 
  • Liaise with USAID/Nepal, Government of Nepal (GON) entities, and Chemonics home office and other project partners and stakeholders
  • Provide technical implementation expertise to project components
  • ​Bachelor's degree in relevant field required
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in relevant technical areas, including: aquatic natural resources, integrated water resources management, freshwater biodiversity
  • Experience as a chief of party, including managerial and operational experience 
  • Professional experience in the region required; experience in Nepal preferred 
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Exceptional written and oral language skills 
  • Demonstrated leadership, versatility, and integrity 
  • Fluency in English required



Application Instructions:
Send electronic submissions to  by August 22, 2015. Please include "chief of party" in the subject line. No telephone inquiries, please. Finalists will be contacted.
In addition, please download and complete Chemonics’ equal employment opportunity self-identification form and submit it separately to with only "chief of party - PANI" in the subject line. If you prefer not to disclose your sex, race, or ethnicity, you may check “I do not wish to complete the information requested.” Thank you for completing the form and supporting our equal employment opportunity reporting requirements.
​​​​Chemonics is an equal opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate in its selection and employment practices. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, age, or other legally protected characteristics.​​


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Organization Summary

Chemonics International promotes economic growth and higher living standards in developing countries. Our experience in 135 countries has taught us to value solutions that are multidisciplinary, that incorporate diverse voices and local needs, and that integrate strategies and innovations from many sectors. Our fundamental goal is to achieve substantial and lasting impact – to make a difference in people's lives

Industry Type NGO / INGO / Social Work
Location Nepal
Organization Size 50-100
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