Country Director

Helvetas Nepal
Location: Nepal
Salary:As Per Organization's Rule
Posted Date: 2021-03-12 Deadline: 2021-04-11
  • Nos. of Opening : 1
  • Location : Nepal
  • Qualification Degree : Post graduate degree in any relevant field
  • Salary : As Per Organization's Rule
  • Category : NGO / INGO / Social work
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description

Helvetas is looking for a qualified, experienced Country Director with a high-level understanding of development issues in Nepal, the region, and the global level.

Required qualification and competencies

  • Post graduate degree in any relevant field, course in international development cooperation will be an advantage
  • More than 10 years of experience in a similar leadership and senior management positions in development cooperation in Nepal and abroad

Details of the social and professional competencies required are outlined in the job advertisement in our website.

We offer a contract of two years with possibility of extension. Attractive working conditions, a satisfactory and challenging job in a multicultural team. Helvetas strives for an equitable work force diversity and gender balance among its staff.

For additional information, please visit our website

Interested Nepali citizens are requested to send their complete application – including motivation letter, CV, work certificates and diplomas – together with three referees via our online recruiting portal.

Application submission through any other form will not be entertained.

The application deadline is April 11, 2021.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further screening process.

Expected joining date for the successful candidate is October 2021.

This Job is expired. The Company is no longer accepting applications for this position.

Organization Summary

Helvetas is committed to a just world in which all men and women determine the course of their lives in dignity and security, using environmental resources in a sustainable manner. Helvetas is an independent organization for development based in Switzerland with affiliated organizations in Germany and the United States. Helvetas supports poor and disadvantaged women, men and communities in about thirty developing and transition countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America and Eastern Europe. Together with our partners Helvetas tackles the global challenges at various levels: with projects on the ground, with expert advice and by advocating for conducive framework conditions benefiting the poor. This triple commitment is empowering people and transforming lives. Helvetas follows a multi-stakeholder approach by linking civil society actors, governments and private sector. Helvetas is active in five working areas: water and infrastructure, skills development and education, sustainable and inclusive economies, governance and peace and environment and climate change. Helvetas engages in emergency relief, reconstruction and rehabilitation. In addition to rural areas, Helvetas is increasingly involved in urban development and is focusing its work on young women and men. In Switzerland, Helvetas promotes solidarity and participates in the dialogue on development policy. With its own Fairshop, the organization is also committed to fair trade.
Industry Type NGO / INGO / Social Work
Location Lalitpur-3, Dhobighat
Organization Size 1-10
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