Civil Society Director

FHI 360
Location: Nepal
Salary: Negotiable
Posted Date: 2016-07-01 Deadline: 2016-07-14
  • Location : Nepal
  • Working Position : Entry Level
  • Qualification Degree : PhD or Masters degree in a relevant field
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Category : NGO / INGO / Social work
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description

Civil Society Director

The Civil Society Director (CSD) is a senior position responsible for leading the design and implementation of all civil society activities under the CS:MAP. The CSD will supervise the Civil Society Team and closely work with the Media Team. Capacity Building Team and Grants Management Team to ensure effective implementation of the project's civil society strengthening activities designed to: strengthen the organizational capacity of civil society organizations (CSOs); improve the civil society infrastructure for democratic processes; increase civil society participation in, and contributions to, public policy debates and resulting legal and political reforms; and increase civil society engagement with public officials to promote the reform process and accountable public resource use and service delivery.


PhD or Masters degree in a relevant field with a minimum of seven years of work experience in areas of civil society strengthening, governance and policy issues around civil society and government engagement and/or in a development sector related to the area of work for this position. Experience in project management and solid knowledge of the Nepalese civil society sector is required. Prior experience with advocacy work, influencing public policy and monitoring government performance, gender equality and social inclusions will be added assets.

Apply Instructions

For given position, strong experiences on gender equality and social inclusion, including work experience with youth, women, Dalit, Janajati, and Madhesi groups will be an asset.
Please send your resume, application cover letter and a copy of citizenship to by 12:00 noon, July 14, 2016. Please refer to or for more details. Those who have previously applied for these positions do not need to apply again.
Only short-listed candidates will be invited for written test and oral
interview. Any effort to influence the selection process will result in

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Organization Summary

FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization based in North Carolina. FHI 360 serves more than 70 countries and all U.S. states and territories. Established in 1971, the organization has long managed in projects relating to family planning and reproductive health.
Industry Type NGO / INGO / Social Work
Location Kathmandu
Organization Size 50-100
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