Fixed-term Consultant for Governance, Peace and Security
Saferworld is an international non-governmental organisation working to prevent violent conflict and help build safer lives. It is based in the UK with programmes in Europe, Africa and Asia. Saferworld promotes the development of policies to help ensure that international actors support peacebuilding in conflict-affected states.
For 25 years, Saferworld has worked at the intersection of peace, development and security. Saferworld has been working in Nepal since 2009. We work on promoting cooperative approaches to community safety, understanding the relationship between gender, peace and security, early warning and early response (EWER), and supporting key actors in making local governance and public security processes more gender responsive, socially inclusive, conflict sensitive, transparent, and accountable.
The role will support and/or lead current and upcoming project implementation. It will also strongly support the Country Programme Manager with programme development and concept/proposal design and write-up, as well as fostering and expanding the Programme’s existing networks of donors, government authorities, and local NGO and start-up partners. The role will be based in Saferworld’s Kathmandu office and will work closely with, and under detailed instruction, from Saferworld Nepal Programme’s Country Manager.
Specific task contribution includes:
Timeframe: You will be contracted for 4 months period from the beginning of March – end June 2017. The contract is subject to extension upon satisfactory performance and as required by the organisation.
Remuneration and expenses:
The consultant will receive competitive payment on monthly basis for four months.
Interested candidates should submit the following to firstname.lastname@example.org:
1. an Expression of Interest in the form of a letter outlining their relevant experience and suitability for the consultancy;
2. Curriculum Vitae;
The closing date for applications is 20 February 2017
Saferworld is an independent international organisation working to prevent violent conflict and build safer lives.